PARIS – Master Classes 27-28 November 2019, with Skip Sempé at the Fondation del Duca, Paris

Master Classes for Harpsichord at the Fondation Simone et Cino Del Duca / Institut de France, Paris

Master Class: Skip Sempé

27 – 28 November 2019

The Piccola Accademia di Montisi will return to Paris for a special 2 day Master Class, in co-production with Capriccio Stravagante and the Fondation Simone et Cino Del Duca / Institut de France

The Master Classes are free of tuition fees to eligible participants.

A non-refundable 75€ registration fee is required.

To qualify as participants, students must be presently enrolled in university level music studies or be recent graduates.


Master Class information

The daily schedule for the Master Classes is 10.00 – 12.30 and 14:00 – 17.30.

Enrolment will be limited to 6 harpsichordists.

Repertoire: Bach Goldberg Variations

The Master Classes are open to auditors free of charge. Auditors must register before 15 November by e mail ( and will be accepted in order of request.

The Master Classes will be given on a double manual harpsichord after 18th century French models by Bruce Kennedy.

The location is The Fondation Simone et Cino Del Duca, 10 rue Alfred de Vigny, 75008 Paris, Métro Courcelles or Monceau.



The application deadline is 25 October.

To ensure your place in the class early registration is recommended.

After receiving a response of acceptance from the Piccola Accademia, please confirm your attendance for the master class by paying the registration fee through the Piccola Accademia PayPal account within three weeks.

Pay the registration fee here

We will hold your place in the master class for three weeks and will confirm your place as soon as the registration fee has arrived. If you have problems with either the PayPal system or with the payment itself, please contact us immediately ( so that we can organize other arrangements with you. Please remember that your acceptance is final only after receiving a confirmation from the Piccola Accademia administration.

For all questions concerning the master classes, please contact the Piccola Accademia administration at:


Accommodation and travel

Accommodation and travel are the responsibility of the participants and auditors.

Discover more about the Fondation Simone et Cino Del Duca / Institut de France on their web site: