Orchestra Conducting Course 2021

5-13 September 2021

Timeline

Submission period

Thu Nov 12 at 5 AM UTC

End of submission period

Fri Apr 30, 2021 at 10:59 PM UTC

Results date

Fri May 7, 2021 at 4 PM UTC

Entry or Course Fee

Fee for active students 1600 €, fee for observers 800 € or 150 €

Restrictions

For conductors born after 5 September 1986
LECTURER Sandro Gorli
TUTOR Alessandro Solbiati
ENSEMBLE IN RESIDENCE Divertimento Ensemble
PLACE Orsolina 28, Moncalvo (AT)
APPLICATION DEADLINE 30 April 2021
Maximum number of active students 10

WHY CHOOSE IT?
For interaction with an ensemble that showcases the interpretation of today’s music and with its conductor

PROGRAMME OF THE COURSE
Harrison Birtwistle:
Carmen Arcadiae Mechanicae Perpetuum
Wolfgang Rihm:
Chiffre II
Mauricio Kagel:
Die Stüche der Windrose (Norden)
Alessandro Solbiati:
Sinfonia da camera
Franz Schubert – Alessandro Solbiati:
Moments Musicaux n. 3 e n. 5. Version for 13 instruments

Alessandro Solbiati, as composer Tutor of the Course in 2021:
• will hold a Lectio Magistralis on 8 September,
• a ‘music lesson’ open to the public on 9 September,
• will attend the rehearsals of his piece from 9 September.
Divertimento Ensemble will provide the students accepted to the Course with the scores of all the compositions.

HOW TO PRESENT THE APPLICATION FOR ADMISSION
Any conductors interested in applying, who were born after 5 September 1986, must submit the application for admission, by 30 April 2020.

It is possible to attend the Course as observer upon payment of the participation fee, indicated below.
All the productions of the Course can also be attended “remotely” on the website idea.divertimentoensemble.it on the dedicated page.
HOW TO COMPLETE ADMISSION
The accepted conductors and the spectators must complete their applications by paying the balance of their participation fees:
• active students: €1,600 to be paid in two instalments: € 800 by 30 May 2021, € 800 by 30 June 2021
• “present” spectators: € 800 to be paid by 30 May 2021
• “remote” spectators: € 150 to be paid by 25 August 2021
For active students and “present” spectators, the fee includes board (breakfast, lunch and dinner) and lodgings (arrival 5/09, departure 13/09) at Orsolina28, as indicated in the special form.
The fee does not include board and lodgings for 13 September.

Details, admission forms and schedules are available at web pages:
http://idea.divertimentoensemble.it/corso-di-direzione-dorchestra-2021/?lang=en