Ensemble in residence: Fractales, Belgien
Ensemble Coach: Jean-Bernard Matter
Target Group, Course Structure and Course Language
Graduate and postgraduate students or highly advanced undergraduates.
Arrival: 16 August
Departure: 27 August
Welcome meeting & Commencement of activities: 17 August
Participants are taught individually and in groups.
The participants will work to finish the compositions they have brought with them to the course; these works will be prepared for their première performances under the guidance of Jean-Bernard Matter and leading specialists as part of the workshop “Just composed!”.
1–5 instruments in any combination chosen among the following instruments: Strings (violin, viola, violoncello, contrabass), Winds (flute, oboe, clarinet, bassoon, horn), Piano
Workshops, Lectures and Coaching Sessions
Alongside the master classes given by well-known, leading artistic personalities, isa also offers participants additional learning opportunities in the form of workshops, lectures, and coaching sessions.
All supplementary workshops and lectures are accessible only in combination with a master class and are included in the course fee.
Application and Application requirements
A prerequisite for participation is having attained a high artistic level.
Following files are required:
Two demo recordings (video)
2 compositions: recordings (video link) and scores (.pdf)
(Upload video links)
Application deadline: February 15- May 15, 2023
Application fee: € 100
Course tuition fee: €350
Master class including practice opportunities
Participation in workshops, lectures, and competitions
Free admission to all concerts of the isaFestival
The course fee is to be paid after confirmation of participation by July 15, 2023 at the latest.
From July 15, 2023 the course fee can only be reimbursed in proven cases of force majeure (e.g. illness, accident, death in the family, etc.). In no case will the registration fee be refunded!
Travel and accomodation
Participants are responsible for making and paying for their own travel arrangements.
We do offer a shuttle service at each course location that runs between the local train station and the hotel on the arrival and departure dates, as well as to concerts and by special arrangement.
2651 Reichenau an der Rax
Full board (11 overnight stays and 3 meals daily)
Accommodation costs (per person/ night)
Twin Room € 82,90