23rd XENIA CHAMBER MUSIC COURSE
23 July – 2 August 2020
“An international project aimed at teaching and disseminating chamber music as a tool for intercultural and intergenerational dialogue.”
For whom is this course intended: young string players, with at least four years training from the age of 10-24 ; and pre-formed groups (such as string quartet) for whom a special programme can be devised at request.
DURATION: the course starts on July 23th and ends on August 2nd 2020. The lessons will take place from the 23rd of July at 4 pm to the final concert on the 1st of August at 9 pm. The fee includes the dinner and the night of the 23rd of July, the night of the 1st of August and the breakfast of the 2nd of August.
FEES: the course fee of 990,00€ + 50,00€ Membership Fee) includes all tuition as well as full board and lodgings, use of library and didactic material, insurance and transport to and from the concert venues.
CONCERTS: teachers, special guests and students also take part in the concert series “Encounters with Chamber Music”. Every year special locations are chosen.
lessons: everyday each pupil receives 6 hours of coaching; three quartet sessions or other chamber formations (75 min each), plus string orchestra plus individual practice.
guest of honor: Isabel Charisius
complementary training activities: lessons dedicated to posture and movement are also included in the program.
other activities: the students are invited to take part in daily sporting activities in the open air. And also… evening traditional music sessions, a chance to practice your language skills in english/french/german/italian… and an enriching exchange of knowledge and culture that makes this Course a unique human and artistic experience.
LOCATION: in the marvellous Residential Centre of Pracatinat (Fenestrelle – Turin) in the Natural Park Orsiera-Rocciavré