PROGRAMME OF THE COURSE

Monday August 24
10:00 – 13:00 (10 a.m. – 2 p.m.)
Registration of the students and meeting with the teacher

14:00 – 19:30 (2 p.m. – 7.30 p.m. )
Lesson with strings ensemble

Tuesday August 25
10:00 – 13:00 (10 a.m. – 2 p.m.) e 14:00 – 17:00 (2 p.m. – 5 p.m. )
Lesson with strings ensemble

17:30 – 19:30 (5:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.)
theory lesson and analysis of the videos

Wednesday 26, Thursday 27, Friday 28, Saturday 29 August
10:00 – 13:00 ( 10 a.m. – 1 p.m.) e 14:00 – 17:00 (2 p.m. – 5 p.m.) lesson with orchestra
17:30 – 19:30 (5:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.) theory lesson and analysis of the videos

Sunday August 30
Timetable to be defined: dress rehearsal and final concert, a concert suit/dress is required.

The choice of the pieces to be performed during the lessons in up to the students; the programme of the final concert will be decided during the week of the course.

Repertoire of the masterclass: 

A. Dvorak: Symphony IX “New World”;
C.M. von Weber: Der Freischutz Ouverture;
F. Schubert: Symphony 8 Unfinished;
F.J. Haydn: Symphony 101;
G. Rossini: Guillaume Tell Ouverture;
G. Verdi: Sinfonia from La forza del destino;
G. Verdi: Sinfonia from Nabucco;
J. Brahms: Symphony 1;
J. Strauss: Die Fledermaus Ouverture;
L. van Beethoven: Symphony 4;
L. van Beethoven: Symphony 1;
L. van Beethoven: Symphony 7;
L. van Beethoven: Prometheus Ouverture;
L. van Beethoven: Coriolan Ouverture;
L. van Beethoven: Symphony 5;
L. van Beethoven: Egmont Ouverture;
L. van Beethoven: Fidelio Ouverture;
L. van Beethoven: Leonore 3 Ouverture;
R. Schumann: Symphony IV (1851);
F. Mendelssohn: the Hebrides;
W.A. Mozart: Symphony 39 in Eb;
W.A. Mozart: Die Zauberfloete Ouverture;
W.A. Mozart: Le nozze di Figaro Ouverture;

Excerpts of the following pieces will be studied in order to examine specific technical and musical problems, the preparation is not mandatory but highly recommended:

I. Stravinsky: Danse sacrale from “The rite of Spring”;
B. Bartók: Intermezzo interrotto from the “Concerto for orchestra”;
W.A. Mozart: from die Zauberfloete Tamino’s Recitativo “Die weisheitslehre dieser Knaben”;