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Chamber Music Camp for young STRINGS, PIANISTS & FLUTE Players

Violin | Viola | Violoncello | Piano | Flute | Orchestra

26.07.2020 - 01.08.2020

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

Myriam Labiausse Myriam Labiausse is born in Naples in 1995 in a musician's family. She takes her first violin lessons with her mother aged six. She enters the conservatory “San Pietro a Majella” in Naples aged ten and finishes her studies only aged seventeen in 2013 under Prof. Maurizio Lobello. After her diploma she wins the “Leonardo da Vinci” scholarship that allows her to study for one semester with Prof. Isidora Schwarzberg in the University of Music and Performing Arts (MDW) in Vienna. She later studies the Master of Arts Education in the Private University for Music and Art (MUK) with Prof. Dominika Falger and Musicology (BA-Programme) at the University of Vienna. She is currently playing in numerous orchestras. She has played between others with the Wiener Concert Verein, Tiroler Festspiele Erl and the Italian Youth Orchestra (OGI). She took part in many masterclasses with internationals teachers such as Dominika Falger, Isidora Schwarzberg, Sonig Tchakerian, Fabrizio von Arx and Manuel Meo and won various internationals violin competitions. She teached as an assistent of Prof. Wladislaw Winokurow in the European Music Institute Vienna (EMI) in summer 2019. Violin

Saskia Lermer Saskia Lermer is currently working at the Upper Austrian music schools of Bad Ischl, St. Wolfgang and St. Georgen in Attergau. At the same time, she performs with ensembles such as the "Camerata Salzburg", the chamber choir "KlangsCala"/Salzburg, the “duo sonore poetique"/Vienna and various cross-genre theatre ensembles as musician, singer and actress. She gained her pedagogical experience at the Salzburg Music School, the Upper Austrian Music School and the Musikum Salzburg. Furthermore, she developed her own "String Class Project", which she practiced for 8 years at two elementary schools in Salzburg. Saskia Lermer completed her studies of violin pedagogy at the "University of Music and Performing Arts" in Vienna and graduated with distinction at the “Universität Mozarteum" in Salzburg. Violin

Jacqueline Roscheck Jacqueline Roscheck started to teach very early. At the age of 19 she gave violin lessons at the conservatory Freiburg and was only seven years later assigned Professor of this master class. Roscheck has been teaching at the University of Music and Performing Arts Vienna since 1986, where she was assigned university professor in 2000. She has worked as a lecturer at many master classes such as the Wiener Musik Seminar and the international music festival in Francesco Beletrao (Brasil, summer 2015). Moreover, she is experienced in being a jury member at music competitions (Prima la musica). As a soloist and prime violinist Roscheck has performed in the US, Brasil, Japan, the Middle East, Europe and has worked with many ensembles, i.e. the Wiener Bohème Quartett, the Wiener Concert Verein (chamber orchestra), Ensemble Instrumental de Villars-sur-Glane and Wiener Opernball Ensemble. As a violist she gave concerts with the Ensemble Musica Orphea (Basel). In addition, she contributed to the production of many CD recordings. Roscheck has performed with many musicians (Rudolf Buchbinder, Henryk Szering, Philippe Entremont, Boris Pergamenschikow) and conductors, amongst which are also Nikolaus Harnoncourt, Leonard Bernstein, Vladimir Fedosejev, Ulf Schirmer and Marcello Viotti. Furthermore, she was concertmaster of the Orchestra St. Augustin Wien, the 1. Österreichischen Frauenkammerorchesters, the Ensembles instrumental de Villars sur Glane (Swizzerland) and during a Japan tour of the orchestra Allegro Vivo under Bijan Khadem Missagh. Roscheck has been leading the Vienna Strauß Company (with members of the Vienna Symphony Orchestra) since 2002. In 2003 she launched the ensemble “Kaleidoskop”, which plays classical, romantic and contemporary music. The ensemble has been invited to several festivals: Lindau, (Germany), Bregenzer Festspiele), Trapani, Iglesias (Italy), Santorin, Loutraki (Greece) St-Gallen, Rieder Schwallenberg (Germany), Drammen (Norway). Moreover, concert tours brought her to Dubai, Brasil, France, Turkey and Swizzerland. Throughout her career Roscheck has been playing with Karl Heinz Schütz (solo flutist of the Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra), Johannes Flieder (solo violist of the Vienna Symphony Orchestra), Erik Ummenhofer (solo cellist at the Vienna Symphony Orchestra), Walther Schulz (solo cellist at the Vienna Symphony Orchestra), Gerald Pachinger (solo clarinettist of the Vienna Symphony Orchestra), Mathilde Hoursiangou (pianist) and Anna Magdalena Kokits (pianist). Due to her dedication to contemporary music, Roscheck has interpreted works of Johanna Doderer, Elfriede Aichinger, Silvia Sommer, Richard Dünser, Rainer Bischof, Johannes Maria Staud, Herbert Willi, Dirk Dase and Helmut Schmidinger. 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

Irina Vaterl The Graz-born pianist Irina Vaterl conducts a piano class at the J. J. Fux Conservatory in Graz parallel to her concert activities and is a Senior Lecturer at the Graz University of the Arts. She is also a regular member of the jury at national and international music competitions. Irina Vaterl received her first piano lessons from Gerlinde Hörmann at the Köflach Music School. At the age of 12 she moved to the highly gifted class of Loudmila and Alexandr Satz at the University of Fine Arts Graz. After graduating from the Musikgymnasium Dreihackengasse, she studied with Milana Chernyavska at the KUG, where she completed her bachelor's and master's studies in piano as a concert subject as well as her bachelor's and master's degrees in piano pedagogy with distinction. Her bachelor thesis on the French composer Louise Farrenc was awarded the Gender Prize of the Graz University of the Arts. Irina Vaterl also studied flute with Harald Fripertinger and with Nils Thilo Krämer at the University of Music and Performing Arts Graz, where she graduated with distinction with a bachelor's degree in concert and with a degree in pedagogy for flute. She has also won prizes at numerous competitions as a flutist. Further studies abroad were crowned in 2018/19 with the acquisition of the Artist Diploma at the renowned Royal College of Music in London in the class of Vanessa Latarche and Dmitri Alexeev. In addition to the performance scholarship as William Mealing's scholar, she received grants from the George Thornton Award. As a student Irina Vaterl won the Martha Debelli Scholarship and the Hildegard Maschmann Scholarship for young pianists in Austria, and as a graduate she was awarded the Würdigungspreis 2017 for special achievements by the Graz University of Art. As a scholarship holder of the International Academy of Music in the Principality of Liechtenstein, she regularly takes part in intensive weeks and various activities and helps to shape them. Irina Vaterl also received important musical impulses at master classes with renowned professors, including J. Rouvier, S. Pochekin, B. Glemser, M. Voskresensky, F. Gottlieb, B. Berezovsky, R. Dalibaltayan and M. Beroff. In the meantime she has become a sought-after lecturer for Masterclasses at home and abroad. Irina Vaterl has won numerous national and international solo and chamber music competitions in Austria, Italy, Croatia, Serbia, Spain, France, Norway, Sweden and the Czech Republic. Already from the age of 7 she won first prizes in all Austrian state and national competitions of the youth music competition Prima la Musica as a soloist as well as in the category chamber music for more than 10 years. As a soloist, chamber musician and piano duo with sister Silvia, Irina Vaterl performs at renowned international festivals in Switzerland, Italy, Spain, France and, of course, Austria: Arsonore, Steirisches Kammermusikfestival, Eggenberger Schlosskonzerte, Deutschlandsberger Klavierfrühling. As a soloist she has worked with the orchestras I Virtuosi Italiani, Orchestra di Padova e del Veneto and Sinfonietta dell'Arte Niederösterreich. In 2015 she was presented with the Living Culture Art Award, a cultural award of the magazine Living Culture for special merits in the field of art. 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: 26.07.2020, 18:00
Arrival after: 26.07.2020, 15:00
Final Concert: 01.08.2020, 11:00
Class ends on: 01.08.2020, 14:00
Deadline: 15.05.2020

Course fee
from € 320,- plus registration fee € 90,- 

Course location
Castle Zell an der Pram in Upper Austria

Accommodation
from € 300,-

 

We pick up from where you are right now ...

Our youth course for chamber music offers you the opportunity to play chamber music for piano, violin, viola, cello and flute in various formatione under the guidance of internationally renowned artists and teachers. By making music together you promote your creativity and joy of playing. The various contacts with the course participants and teachers in the harmonious atmosphere of the castle, which is embedded in the gentle landscape of the Upper Austrian Innkreis, create an optimal framework for intensive work, progress on your instrument and making music together.

The following services are included in the course fee

Daily at least 40 minutes of ensemble lessons per ensemble depending on the composition of the ensemble | chamber orchestra | rhythm training | sight-reading for pianists | all classes are open for listening | free use of the pianos and over-rooms | one workshop concert | one public final concert with free admission for all participants and concert-goers | all participants receive a participation diploma

There's plenty of practising rooms with pianos available. We'll organize the practice times. The strings and the flutists can practice in your living room, extra practicing rooms for participants from outside are not available. 

Course contents

We will work on the technical realisation and interpretation of your works and on the development of a harmonious ensemble sound. If you want to participate with your own ensemble, you can choose your own program.

As an individual participant you will be notified by mid-June with whom you will be playing in the ensemble. The composition of the ensembles and the selection of the works will be made taking into account your wishes as far as possible. The names and addresses of the players and the work to be prepared will be announced to you in time.

There are enough rooms and pianos at your disposal. The practice times are organized.

Invited are

young strings, pianists & flutists from 8 to 18 years of age of all nationalities of all levels of education from universities, colleges, conservatories, music schools and from private lessons You can participate as an individual participant or - even better - with your own ensemble. What you should be able to do

As a string player you should be able to play the lower registers and the basic strokes.

As a pianist, you should be able to master works of the degree of difficulty of easy sonatas, easy pieces from J. S. Bach 2-voice inventions or R. Schumann's album for the youth.

As a flutist you should have been taking lessons for at least 3 years and have mastered the lower school literature.

The course languages are German & English

General timetable as a pdf

Registration deadline

Please note the registration deadline. Due to the high demand and limited number of places, we recommend that you register in good time. Later registrations can be considered if there are any places left.

Final concert

The final public concert will take place in the Fresco Hall of Schloss Zell an der Pram. The teachers select the participants.

Supervision and Leisure

Our supervisor ensures individual and age-appropriate care for the participants and is available to help you with any questions about the course schedule and organisation through to finding the classrooms, from the time you get up until bedtime. Of course, she will also help you if you are homesick or have any other problems.

Sports activities such as football, table tennis and volleyball are as much part of the recreational programme as games such as "Halli Galli", "Phase 10", Activity, etc. 

Recommendation

Go ahead and book a solo course!