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Youth course - Summer Camp for young STRINGS

Violin | Viola | Violoncello | Orchestra

25.07.2021 - 31.08.2021

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

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

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

Register

Class starts on: 25.07.2021, 18:00
Arrival after: 25.07.2021, 15:00
Final Concert: 31.08.2021, 11:00
Class ends on: 31.08.2021, 14:00
Deadline: 14.06.2021

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 violin, viola and cello offers you a great opportunity to intensively prepare for an upcoming competition, such as Jugend musiziert, Prima la Musica or an upcoming exam, to deepen and improve already started or finished programmes and to spend a week of musical experiences with children and young people from all over the world.
The diverse contacts with the students will awaken your sense of fun in making music. Listening to other students participating in youth courses for young pianists and flute instrument players at the same time will widen your musical horizons.

We all live, sleep, eat and make music in a really cool castle in the Upper Austrian Innviertel.

Invited are

Young violin, viola and cello players of all nationalities from the ages of 8 to 18 from preparatory and gifted classes or pre-colleges of universities, colleges, conservatories and music schools and from private lessons. Exceptions to the minimum and maximum age requirement are possible in consultation with the course management

The course languages are German & English

Requirements

Free choice of the pieces you would like to work with on the course – preferably in agreement with your teacher. Depending on your age, you should be able to master at least light pieces from the intermediate-level repertoire for your instrument as well as the lower registers.

The following services are included in the course fee

Depending on the booking, about 40 minutes or 80 minutes private lessons daily | piano accompaniment (by ‘répétiteur’)  | occasionally rhythm training in the group | occasionally chamber orchestra | stage training | workshop concerts | public student concert with free entrance | all classes are open for listening | use of seminar and recreation rooms | free-time supervisor | use of the ping-pong tables and the sports field | all participants receive a participation diploma

You can practice in your living room, extra practicing rooms for string players or participants from outside are not available.

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 second lesson unit (daily 80-minute private lesson) and / or a second course!