(CLASS IS FULL)
Master Class : Skip Sempé & Pierre Hantaï
28 – 31 October 2013 the Piccola Accademia di Montisi will offer a special 4 day Master Class in Rome, in co-production with the Villa Medici / Académie de France a Rome and Capriccio Stravagante.
The course is free of tuition fees to eligible students. However a non-refundable €100 registration fee is required for the course.
To qualify, students must be presently enrolled in a university level music study or be recently graduated.
Master Class information
The Master Classes at the Villa Medici / Académie de France a Rome will begin on 28 October at 10.00 and end on 31 October at 19.00.
The Master Classes will take place daily from 10.00 to 13:00 and from 16:00 to 19.00. Skip Sempe and Pierre Hantaï will each teach one session per day.
The Master Class will be limited to 6 students.
The Master Classes will be given on:
- A Double manual harpsichord after Couchet 1650, by Bruce Kennedy, 2008, on loan from the Collection of the Piccola Accademia di Montisi
- A Double manual harpsichord after Blanchet 1730, by Bruce Kennedy, 2011, on loan from the Collection of the Piccola Accademia di Montisi
- An anonymous 17th century Franco-Flemish harpsichord, on loan from the Collection of the Villa Medici / Académie de France a Rome
Repertoire – Open program, with an accent on repertoire from 1650 – 1750.
Accommodation and travel
Student accommodation for the entire session will be provided at the Villa Medici / Académie de France a Rome at a special rate of 75 Euros per person. You can pay the Villa Medici / Académie de France a Rome on arrival. The accommodation is based on double occupancy (2 students per room, with shared bathroom) for 5 nights (27, 28, 29, 30 and 31 October).
Villa Medici is situated right in the center of Rome, near the Spanish steps.
The address is: Viale della Trinità dei Monti, 1
The application deadline is 31 July 2013. To ensure your place in the class, immediate registration is recommended.
Please send this Application Form to the following email addresses:
For all questions concerning the master class, please contact the Piccola Accademia administration at: email@example.com
You can read more about the Villa Medici and the Académie de France a Rome on their web site: http://www.villamedici.it/en