Prof. Krzysztof Wegrzyn • Violin • The Hanover University of Music, Drama and Media

Course Details

Course Dates
October 28th, 2019 – November 3rd, 2019

Course Fee
649 EUR

Location
Società Dante Alighieri Wien

Società Dante Alighieri Wien
Trautsongasse 2
Vienna, 1080 |  Austria

 Application form

Krzysztof Wegrzyn, the Founder and Honorary President of the Joseph Joachim International Violin Competition Hannover was born in Gdansk, Poland. He studied in Warsaw, Freiburg and London. His musical personality has been strongly influenced by Wolfgang Marschner, Yfrah Neaman and Dorothy DeLay. He was the winner of the Karol Szymanowski- and Rodolfo Lipizer Competitions and was a laureate at another renowned international competitions (Spohr, Montreal). His concert activities have taken him around the world and he has made numerous recordings for radio, television and CD. His broad repertoire also features works by Lutoslawski, Ligeti, Nono, Schnittke, Pärt and Penderecki. Krzysztof Wegrzyn served as concertmaster of the Hanover State Opera and Philharmonic Orchestra for many years and since 1993 has been a professor of violin at the University of Music, Drama and Media Hanover and since 2012 its Vice President. Many of his students have won top prizes in major international competitions and have become members of leading European orchestras. Krzysztof Wegrzyn regularly holds master classes worldwide including at the Holland Music Sessions and the Conservatories in Geneva, Lausanne, Madrid, Florenz, New York, Beijing, Auckland, Seoul, Shanghai and Tokyo. He has served on the juries of numerous international competitions (e. g. the Tchaikovski, Kreisler, Paganini, ARD, Qingdao, Seoul, Singapore and Sendai). Furthermore, he has also been greatly involved in chamber music and has founded the Ensemble ‘il gioco col suono’. In 2004 he was awarded the State Music Prize and in 2018 the State Cross of Merit. He plays a venezian violin of Domenico Montagnana.

Course services

– Accompanist
– Public performances 
– Closing concert
– Career counseling
– Concert engagements for the best participants

Location

Società Dante Alighieri Wien
Trautsongasse 2
Vienna 1080, Austria
Ludwig van Beethoven has lived in this house during the winter of 1819/20.
"Credo" for his Missa Solemnis was written here.

Application

Please include with your application:
– a completed application form
– a copy of your passport or ID
– a C.V. with a photo
– a list of desired pieces

Application deadline: October 1, 2019

Course fees

Masterclass Prof. Krzysztof Wegrzyn:
3 lessons - 649 €
4 lessons - 799 €
5 lessons - 949 €

Passive listener (entire course): 200 €
Day pass: 50 €

With the binding registration, the entire course fee will be charged.

Accomodation

The closest hotels for the affordable price are:

Hotel Lehrerhaus
Hotel Wild
Hotel am Brillantengrund

Please send your application by e-mail:
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or to the following address:
Blackmore International Music Academy
Warmbrunner Str. 52
14193 Berlin | Germany
Tel. +49 30 89 73 48 65 (Voicemail)

649 EUR