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Chamber Music Camp for young STRINGS, PIANISTS & FLUTE Players

Violin | Viola | Violoncello | Piano | Flute | Orchestra

22.07.2018 - 28.07.2018

Professors:

Raphael Brunner Raphael Brunner received his first violin lessons from his father at the music school in Lienz. Afterwards he studied at the University Mozarteum in Salzburg with Prof. Jürgen Geise, where he also graduated with distinction. In addition he studied with Prof. Helfried Fister at the Carinthian „Landeskonservatorium“. Several times he was awarded at „Prima la Musica“ at the federal level. He attended masterclasses with Prof. Helmut Zehetmair, Prof. Zakhar Bron, Prof. Josef Hell a.o. At the age of 14, he did his first solo performances accompanied by Orchestras. For example, W. A. Mozart: Violin Concerto in G, K. 216 with the International Youth Symphony Orchestra Bremen. Several solo performances wih the Ensemble CIS or the Festival Chamber Orchestra Salzburg followed. Concerning chamber music he has played with musicians like Michaela Girardi (University of Music "Mozarteum" Salzburg, Camerata Salzburg), Florian Simma (principal cellist of the Mozarteum Orchestra Salzburg), Tibor Benyi (awarded with the Hungarian State Prize for Cello), Monika Kammerlander (concertmaster of the Mozarteum Orchestra Salzburg), Alexander Burggasser (concertmaster of the Vienna Symphony Orchestra), Prof. Jürgen Geise (University of Music " Mozarteum" Salzburg), Prof. Gunter Teuffel (principal violist of the Radio Symphony Orchestra Stuttgart, professor at the Musikhochschule Stuttgart). He also has played in ensembles such as "Camerata Salzburg", the "Salzburg Soloists" the "Camerata Carinthia" or the "Festival Chamber Orchestra Salzburg". As a violin teacher he works at the „Musikum Salzburg, where he teaches violin and strings classes. He also runs a children's orchestra there and instructs the kids of a violin-section of the „Mozart Children´s  Orchestra“.  Violin

Raphael Kasprian Violin

Saskia Lermer Since 2008 Saskia Lermer directs her own violin class at the music school in Murau/Styria and she is also occupied with a new string-project at the Alfred-Bäck-primary school in Taxham/Salzburg as well as (since 2012) at the 'Übungsvolksschule der Pädagogischen Akademie in Salzburg' (2 year's teaching at a primary-school-class). At the same time she performs with ensembles such as the 'Camerata Salzburg' and the chamber choir 'KlangsCala'. She acquired her teaching experience in the music school organisations in Upper Austria and in Salzburg. Saskia Lermer studied violin-educational-theory at the Viennese Universität für Musik und Darstellende Kunst and graduated with distinction at the Universität Mozarteum in Salzburg. Violin

Brigitte Steinschaden Brigitte Steinschaden teaches at the Musikum Salzburg. Numerous concert tours to Japan, Mexico, USA and to many European countries were done together with her siblings Georg and Eva Steinschaden, as well as several appearances as a soloist and as a chamber musician - for instance as a concert master of the national theatre´s orchestra Mannheim in the production of the chamber opera "Fraulein Julie" by A. Bibalo. As a soloist she appeared together with the Salzburg youth orchestra, with the Leopold Mozart chamber orchestra, with the ensemble CIS, with the Capella Academica, with the Kammerphilharmonie Salzburg and with the Viennese Kammerorchester. She is also a member of the Chamber Soloists Salzburg. She studied with Bruno Steinschaden and with Jürgen Geise. She completed her studies as a concert violinist with Ruggiero Ricci with distinction. She won several first prizes at the competition "Jugend musiziert", and she was awarded with the Christa-Richter-Steiner-prize for outstanding successes. Additionally she attended master classes with Thomas and Helmut Zehetmair, Igor Oistrach and Valery Klimov. Violin & Viola

Wladislav Winokurow Wladislav Winokurow, who was born in Kiev, Ukraine in 1980, came into contact with music very early. Coming from a musical family, he received his first musical training from his father at the age of five. His attendance of the Special Musical College for Gifted Children and Young People was followed by intensive musical training and the support of Alexander Panov, Avanes Buludian and later Isaak Kuschnir. He had his first major experience on stage when only ten years old with solo performances with the Kiev Chamber Orchestra. In 1992 he moved to Austria. His musical education continued at the Vienna Musikgymnasium (Vienna Music School), combined with professional instrument tuition initially with Eugenia Polatschek. This was followed by a Music Degree at the Vienna University of Music and Dramatic Arts under Gernot Winischhofer and Boris Kuschnir, which he passed with distinction. In addition to master classes with Abraham Stern and Viktor Tretyakov, he participated in, among other things, chamber music collaborations with artists like Mischa Kugel, Rainer Honeck, Rudolf Leopold, Michael Hell, Dominika Falger, Benjamin Gilmore, Milan Karanovic, Arkadij Vinokurov and the like. He entered into regular collaboration with the Vienna Symphonic, Viennese string soloists (ensemble of Vienna Philharmonic players), the Vienna Concert Association (ensemble of Vienna Symphonic players), Vienna Classical Players (ensemble of Vienna Symphonic players), the Strauss Festival Orchestra and Academia Allegro Vivo. In 2010 he was appointed to teach his own violin class at the Margareten Music School. From 2012 to 2013 he was a Senior Lecturer (representing the preparatory class) at Graz University of Music, and in the subsequent audition in 2014 he was one of two shortlisted. His successes to date include winning numerous national and international competitions. He has provided a great deal of private preparation for entrance examinations, interim examinations and final examinations at the Vienna Private University of Music and Art, Vienna Music and Performing Arts, Santa Cecilia Conservatoire, Rome, Prayner Conservatoire in Vienna, Gustav Mahler Conservatoire and others. In 2011-2013 he was Deputy Headmaster at the Margareten State Music School, Vienna and was on the jury at competitions such as the Prima la Musica State and Federal Competition (Austria). He was also a founder and chairman of the Art and Culture Association with its focus on promoting music and art and project and concert management. He was the artistic director of the “Kulturwelten.at Sommerkurs” (summer course) master classes initiated by himself. Since 2015 he has been the spokesman for the specialist group of higher string players for music schools in Vienna with responsibility for 17 sites. Violin

Theresia Kainzbauer Theresia Kainzbauer works as a teacher in the Grein and Feistadt State Music College and as a freelance artist. She is a cellist in the Triton piano trio, with which she received the Stepski Special Prize for the best interpretation of a contemporary work in 2009. In 2010 the trio was awarded the ABPU Scholarship. She has performed in concerts with, among others, the L´Orfeo Baroque Orchestra, the Harmonices Mundi and Ensemble Sonare Chamber orchestras and the Tassilo Quartet and has toured Europe and China with various orchestras. Theresia Kainzbauer is heavily involved in early music and has been studying the Baroque cello with Claire Pottinger-Schmidt since 2009. Her artistic education was enriched by courses with Gerhard Mantel, Ramon Jaffé, Tamás Varga, Luca Simoncini and the International Conference on Early Music. Having completed her studies at the Linz School of Music, she went on to study at the Anton Bruckner Private University in Linz in Andreas Pözlberger’s cello and chamber music class, obtaining a Bachelor’s Degree in 2006 and a Masters with distinction in 2009. She supplemented her studies with a one-year stay in Germany at the Carl Maria von Weber College of Music, Dresden, where she studied under Clemens Krieger. In addition, during her Masters studies at the ABPU she was taught by Predrag Katanic. Cello

Barbara Lübke Barbara Lübke, born in Wiesbaden/Germany, studied in Würzburg, Freiburg and Düsseldorf. At the age of 18 she became solo-cellist of the Cologne Chamber Orchestra, with which she toured through Europe and America. In 1978 she became solo cellist of the Camerata Salzburg. At the same time she became member of the “Pro Arte Quartet”. With this ensemble she made international career. Concerts at several renowned chamber music festivals and tours. CD-records with RCA Victor BMG. Chamber music partners of Barbara Lübke are among others Benjamin Schmid, Radovan Vlatkovic, Sabine Meyer, Hermann Baumann, Eduard Brunner, Julius Berger and Dimitri Sgouros. Cello

Elisabeth Eschwe Elisabeth Eschwé works in leading positions at Viennese music schools. With her brother Alfred (an internationally sought for orchestra leader) she forms the "Wiener Klavierduo" continuing the tradition of four hand piano playing of her childhood. In piano pedagogics she treads new paths transposing Stanislawki´s drama playing method fort the artistic piano playing. She is invited by many universities and presents her innovative ideas in master classes, lectures and publications. Frequently engaged as a soloist she appears (among others) in the Viennese Konzerthaus, in the Carnegie Hall/New York. She is also engaged in several music theatres, co-operates with orchestras and appears in own duo-events in the cabaret scene. Numerous productions for the radio, for television as well as CDs with own programmes are part of her artistic career. She studied with Prof. Margaretha Heeger (a student with Franz Schmidt) at the Viennese conservatory and completed studies in philosophy and interpreter at the Viennese university. In her passion for theatre she later completed a private study in play-acting with Prof. Lola Braxton. Piano

Georg Steinschaden Georg Steinschaden is Professor for Piano and Director of the  "Pre-College Salzburg" at the University of Music and Performing Arts "Mozarteum". He is the President of the the Austrian Master Classesand teaches also at the Musikum Salzburg. He was chairman of the executive board of the youth competition "Prima la Musica" in Salzburg for seven years and a member of the management board "Prima la Musica" Austria. His innumerable concerts with the "Steinschaden Trio Salzburg" have taken him to many countries in and outside of Europe (Italy, France, Switzerland, Denmark, Russia, Bulgaria, Germany, Japan, USA e.g. in CARNEGIE HALL in New York, and Mexico just to name a few). He has recorded many CDs and his work has been broadcasted on both radio and television ORF and ARD in Austria, on Japanese television he has appeared with ensembles such as the Eichendorff Quintet Vienna (members of the Vienna Philharmonic), the Amati Quartet Verona, and the Augsburg String Quartet, also with soloists like the famous Mezzo Soprano Angelika Kirchschlager. For the past twenty years Georg Steinschaden has also been busy with cultural management. He completed his studies in Piano and Pedagogics at the University of Music and Performing Arts "Mozarteum" in Salzburg with P.Lang, N.Shetler and A.Kontarski, and has won first prize on many occasions in the "Jugend musiziert" competitions. Piano

Felix Urthaler Felix Urthaler is teaching piano and piano accompaniment at the music school "Musikum"in Salzburg since the year 2007. He is repeated prize-holder of the competition"Prima la musica" and took part in concerts in Germany, Autria and Italy. As a pianist he has also been a member of the "Blue Sky" bigband under the leadership of Ferdinand Schmitzberger. He completed his studies to the degree Master of Arts at the University Mozarteum in Salzburg with Andreas Weber. At the moment Felix Urthaler is in adoctoral program for musical pedagogics. He visited master classes with Gereon Kleiner, Georg Steinschaden and Norman Shetler. Piano

Cornelia Wögerer Cornelia Wögerer  works as a piano teacher and répétiteuse at the University Mozarteum Salzburg and the music school Ried im Innkreis. She received numerous prizes at the competition Prima la musica on both state and national level, and was also honoured with the special award for chamber music. Wögerer has not only played in concerts with members of the Brucknerorchestra Linz and the Radio Symphony Orchestra Vienna (RSO), but also performed as a soloist with violinist Evelyn Höllwerth (duo piano/violin) and the Schubert symphony orchestra (Upper Austria). Since April 2012 Wögerer has been teaching as a lecturer for piano solo and piano accompaniment at the Austrian Master Classes. Moreover, she managed the concert series “Triolino” and the “Schlosskonzerte Kammer am Attersee” in Upper Austria for the Jeunesse. Wögerer received her first piano lessons at the music school Linz and thereafter studied at the Bruckner University Linz (Prof. August Humer, Sven Birch) and also at the University of Music and Performing Arts Vienna (Prof. Harald Ossberger), where she received a scholarship in 2009. She continued her studies (Magisterstudium Instrumental- und Gesangspädagogik) at the University of Music and Performing Arts Vienna and graduated with honours. Afterwards she studied chamber music with Prof. Till Alexander Körber at the Bruckner University Linz. In addition, Cornelia Wögerer attended master classes given by internationally renowned pianists such as Gottlieb Wallisch and Georg Steinschaden. Piano

Lisa Penninger Lisa Penninger works as a flute (transverse flute) teacher at the Salzburg Musikum and on the Upper Austrian State School Music Project. Her pupils have already achieved significant success in competitions at a national level as soloists and in ensembles. Thanks to her intensive work with Upper Austrian youth wind instrument music and her teaching activities with various courses and seminars, she can rely on valuable experience in dealing with children and young people in a musical context. In addition to her teaching activities, Lisa is active in various orchestras and ensembles such as the Innviertler Symphony Orchestra, the Salzburg Mozart Players, the Salzburg Orchestra Soloists, the Ried Symphonic Wind Instrument Orchestra, the Salzburg State Wind Instrument Orchestra, the Salzburg Sinfonietta da Camera and many more. Concert tours have taken her as far as the United Arab Emirates. Lisa Penninger, who was born in Ried im Innkreis, received her first transverse flute lesson at the age of 9. Following ten years of education at the Upper Austrian State School Music Project, she began her instrumental and singing teacher training studies in the transverse flute department of the Mozarteum University, Salzburg with Beatrice Rentsch and Bernhard Krabatsch, which she passed with distinction in 2012 together with both her major subjects, Conducting Wind Instrument Orchestras and Music Theory. Lisa was able to gather important musical experience in various ensembles and orchestras even whilst studying. In addition to her appointment as a transverse flute teacher at the Salzburg Musikum, she also obtained a Masters with distinction at the Mozarteum, Salzburg in Bernhard Krabatsch’s classes in 2015. Flute

Register

Class starts on: 22.07.2018, 18:00
Arrival after: 22.07.2018, 15:00
Final Concert: 28.07.2018, 11:00
Class ends on: 28.07.2018, 14:00
Deadline: 15.05.2018

Our chamber music youth class offers you the opportunity to play together with other young musicians chamber music for piano, violin, viola, violoncello and flute in different forms from duo to chamber orchestra.

Naturally, should you need help on specific techniques, individual instruction is also available. Through this course you get the wonderful feeling of working with a community of artists, and your creativity and enthusiasm will get a boost as well.

Contact with professors and with other children in the harmonic atmosphere of the castle, snuggled in picturesque upper Austria, creates the ideal environment for intensive work, progress with your instrument, and fosters development of your ability to work in a group.

Following obligations are offered and contained in the fee
Daily minimum 40 minutes chamber music lessons depending on the ensemble, chamber orchestra for strings, woodwind ensemble, sight-reading for pianists, free use of piano instruments and of the practising premises, a workshop-concert, training in rhythmics, a public final concert admission free for participants and visitors, consultation advice for participants, teachers and parents at the end of the course week, all classes open for listeners, free use of the WLAN.

All participants will receive a diploma of participation.

Program
A main focus of this master class lies in techniques and in interpretation of your piece and in a harmonic ensemble sound. As well, you will take part in the workshop concert at the end of the course with the other students.

If you take part with your own ensemble you can freely choose your program.

 If you take part as an individual you will be notified by the middle of June as to the ensemble in which you will be taking part, and you will be sent the names and addresses of those in your ensemble. If possible the selection of the music and the arrangement of the ensemble (for individuals) will be chosen in consideration of your request.

There are sufficient practice rooms and pianos at your disposal, but please bring your own music stand. Practice times will be set by the professors.

Invited are
young strings, pianists and flute players from age 8 up to age 18, individuals and existing ensembles, advanced students from music schools, Universities, Conservatories or from private teachers, professional musicians, music teachers and Amateurs from every nation.

You can sign up as an individual, but we recommend to take part with the ensemble you are currently working with.



Requirements
As a string player you should master basic positions and techniques. As a pianist you should be able to manage works in a level of difficulty of simple Baroque trio Sonata or early Haydn piano trios. As a flute player you should have had 3 years lessons.

Location
Castle Zell an der Pram in Upper Austria.

Dates
The class starts at 6 p.m. with dinner. Arrival after 3 p.m.
The class ends after the public concert in the Knights Hall of the castle.

Registration


Late applications will be considered if possible, but due to high demand and limited space, we encourage you to get your application in on time.



Closing Concert
The class ends with a concert in the Knights Hall of the castle. The participants will be selected by the professors. 

Leisure-Time Activities
There are sports grounds and a gym for ball-games, table tennis, etc.

TIP
you can participate in the solo master classes and in the chamber music week at the same time.