Due to the COVID-19 crisis, the Masterclass has been postponed to next September (3rd to 10th) and we reopen the inscription term until the 3rd of July. There are still 3 places as ACTIVE STUDENT and 10 places as LISTENER STUDENT. More information: email@example.com
IX INTERNATIONAL CONDUCTORS MASTERCLASS “EL ESCORIAL”
SAN LORENZO DE EL ESCORIAL (MADRID-SPAIN); 2020, JUNE 22nd-28th
with Prof. ATSO ALMILA
Photography © Heini Lehväslaiho.
Atso Almila is a composer, conductor, professor of Conducting and Orchestra Schooling at The Sibelius Academy of the University of Arts since 2013, retired in 2019. Jorma Panula’s student at the Sibelius-Academy 1974-77. Almila has been working as Music Chief of the Finnish National Theatre, Conductor of Tampere Philharmonic, of Joensuu Orchestra, of Kuopio Orchestra and principal guest of Seinäjoki Orchestra. Furthermore, he usually teaches Master Classes in Finland and the Czech Republic. He has also been teaching in Ireland, China, Norway and Sweden. His rich artistic experience and his special pedagogical charisma make him one of the most requested and admired Conducting teachers in the world in recent years.
The masterclass will take place in the Hotel Miranda & Suizo, located in the historic center of San Lorenzo del Escorial (Madrid – Spain), in front of the emblematic Monastery built by Philip the Second at the end of the XVIth century (MORE INFO).
The masterclass will be open for 12 active participants, selected by maestro Almila. Those selected will conduct the Camerata Antonio Soler (string orchestra) for ca. 20 minutes every day. During the final concert everyone will have the opportunity to conduct. This concert will be held at the Teatro Carlos III of San Lorenzo de El Escorial. (MORE INFO). Those interested in participating please send a link to YOUTUBE to firstname.lastname@example.org or a 10 min. DVD with a recent performance or rehearsal to: INTERNATIONAL CONDUCTORS MASTERCLASS “EL ESCORIAL” C/ Padre Villacastín, 7, 2º B 28200 San Lorenzo del Escorial (Madrid)More information: email@example.com With the collaboration of: