Chamber Music Academy

Orchestral Academy

Program Overview

Monday, August 2nd to Monday, August 9th, 2021

During the week, students will have online lessons with their music coach via Zoom and work on duets or small ensemble music that will later be put together and performed on an online concert.

Opening Ceremony

The opening concert will take place on Monday, August 2nd at 7:00 PM (SCET) at Suk Hall at the famous Rudolfinum, in co-production with the Czech Philharmonic chamber music summer series.

Chamber Orchestral Concert

In collaboration with the Filarmonieta Praga, a string chamber orchestra will perform at the St. Barbora Church in Kutna Hora on August 7th.

Chamber Music Academy

Each chamber music ensemble will be assigned a coach, who will either lead them through rehearsals or even play and perform with them during the festival and at concerts.

For students to be successful, it is important to practice their chamber music parts before attending the academy.  That way, they will be able to focus on playing as an ensemble and the more artistic aspects of music making.

Price and what is included?

All students will have regular online lessons with their music coach which will help prepare them for the online concert.  Along with online coaching, students will also have access to interesting online discussions and clinics.

Price: Monday, August 2nd – Monday, August 9th 300€

Orchestral Academy

Participants in the Orchestral Academy will get a chance to play alongside professional Czech musicians, rehearsing and performing professional-level repertoire.

Students will be given the music beforehand and will participate in sectional rehearsals, ensuring that each musician has the same bowing, fingerings, and phrasing.

About the Orchestral Academy

In collaboration with the Filarmonieta Praga, a chamber orchestra will perform at the St. Barbora Church in Kutna Hora on August 7th.

 

There will be several professional players from the Czech Philharmonic who will lead the sections and offer sectional rehearsals. It provides a fascinating insight for participants who come from other countries to play, perform, and practice Czech and European orchestral music alongside experienced Czech professional musicians.

 

If you will be in Prague and would like to play in the orchestra on August 7th, please contact us and we will coordinate all of the details with you.