- Lesson: 7 collective sessions of 2 days according to a schedule established by the professor. Calendar: 2021 January 22nd,23rd; 2021 February 12th, 13th ; 2021 March 15th,16th; 2021 April 16th,17th; 2021 May 14th, 15th; 2021 June 7th,8th and 28th,29th
- Deadline Application: 2020 30th August with link to the you tube link to video recording
Individual course registration fee (non-refundable, to be enclosed with the application form) valid also as auditor’s attendance fee: € 130,00. Individual attendance fee (to be paid within 15th December): € 2000,00.
- Open to: Young pianists
Teacher: Ricardo Castro - 7 sessions
Programme: The program is 2 years long and will focus on traditional piano repertoire in addition to how to read and prepare an orchestral scores to conduct from the keyboard. The pianists will work together on the approach of modern conducting techniques and rehearsing strategies for chamber groups, chamber and symphony orchestras.
No conducting skills are required. The best ones (up to 2 chosen) will have the opportunity to play and conduct with orchestra during the 2 years program. Students will have the opportunity to rehearse and play concerts with chamber music groups at the Scuola di Musica di Fiesole.
1 Piece by Johann Sebastian Bach
1 Etude by Chopin or Liszt
1 Concerto for piano and orchestra by Bach, Hydn, Mozart or Beethoven (first movement)
At the professor’s discretion, the best students may be chosen to hold recitals during the year.
The course will take place only if the minimum number of students required is reached.
Application deadline: to be defined