This post is also available in: Italiano (Italian)

FLUTE

12 JULY / 24 JULY

GENERAL INFORMATION

During the Course candidates will perfect pieces of their own choosing from the flute repertoire from Bach to Boulez. Pieces must be indicated in advance on the Application Form and must be played by memory. 

ENTRANCE EXAMINATION

The entrance examination will be held exclusively by video audition. Candidates must perform by memory one movement of a concerto of their own choosing (at least 10 minutes long) to be indicated on the application form.

SUGGESTED REPERTOIRE

Students are required to study “Vermont Counterpoint” (1985) by Steve Reich (version for 8 flutes and 3 alto flutes) in view of the performance in concert within the Chigiana International Festival & Summer Academy 2021 (on 22 July). During this course there will also be work on improvisation of Steve Reich’s music in collaboration with the Percussion course.

In view of lessons on Mozart, Bach, and Telemann, the preparation of the following music literature (in the language preferred) is strongly recommended:

  • Leopold Mozart, Versuch einer gründlichen Violinschule (Essay on a fundamental method for violin);
  • C.P.E. Bach, Versuch über die wahre Art das Clavier zu spielen (Essay on the art of playing keyboard instruments);
  • Joachim Quantz, Versuch einer Anweisung, die Flöte traversiere zu spielen (Essay on playing the transverse flute).
LUIGI PECCHIA
collaborating pianist

AGE LIMIT
30 years

ADMISSION
Mandatory audition
link to a video recording must be included in the online application

TUITION & FEES

APPLICATION FEE must be sent to the Accademia Chigiana WHEN YOU SUBMIT THE APPLICATION!

– Course tuition / ATTENDANCE FEE should be paid only after receiving an acceptance letter from the Accademia to the course or seminar

VIEW THE TABLE OF TUITION/FEES

APPLICATION DEADLINE
30 APRIL

COURSE BEGINS
12 JULY

COURSES
SEMINARS
BAROQUE MASTERCLASSES

Last updated: 05/03/2021