Our courses and workshops are open for all nations, for active and passive conductors and composers as well.
Conductors will work on contemporary ensemble or orchestra repertoire in daily rehearsals and lessons.
Composers will work on their own compositions together with conductors and musicians. Their work will be supervised by Peter Eötvös and other professors, invited for special lectures and training. The programs they develop will also be performed in several concerts.
Profile of participants: advanced music academy students and professional conductors, composers.
Age limit: 35 years (Age limit varies with each course and workshop. In order to avoid misunderstandings, please check the restictions in the announcement of the respective program you wish to apply for.)
Auditors are accepted without age limit, but they should send an application form and pay a participation fee, too.
Course language: English, German, French
Application documents required:
- Application form
- Curriculum vitae in English or German (max. two pages)
- Conductors: DVD recording of a rehearsal - at least 15 min. rehearsal of two different pieces written after 1950. Amateur recording is accepted, but concert conducting is not (only rehearsal situation). In case the recorded pieces are not "repertoire" pieces but new compositions, a score should be attached. A list of contemporary works already performed needs to be enclosed, too.
- Composers: 2 different scores of own compositions, one of them should be an ensemble or orchestral piece. A list of own compositions needs to be attached as well.
Professors will decide on accepted active participants after the assessment of the application form and material. There is no possibility of doing a personal audition. The result of the selection will be announced two months before the courses at latest.
Auditors will be accepted without DVD or score material, but they also need to submit an application form and curriculum vitae.
Application deadline and course fees:
See at the actual announcement
Accommodation and travel expenses:
The fee does not include travel, accommodation and meals.
Every participant has to provide his/her own scores.
Apply here: http://www.eotvosmusicfoundation.org/?node=application
Co-operation of the Peter Eötvös Contemporary Music Foundation, the Budapest Music Center and the Ulysses Network.