Conducting Masterclass / Meisterkurs Dirigieren 2019
3–7 April 2019, Künstlerhaus Boswil
With Douglas Bostock and the argovia philharmonic
In April 2019 the internationally renowned conductor Douglas Bostock will hold the 10th conducting masterclass at Künstlerhaus Boswil. The masterclass is a cooperation between the argovia philharmonic and Künstlerhaus Boswil.
It is designed for advanced students of conducting and for young conductors who have concluded their professional training, wishing to extend their knowledge and experience in conducting and the interpretation of works of the symphonic repertoire under the expert guidance of Maestro Bostock. Age limit: 40.
On the first two days professional répétiteurs (two pianos) will play for the class (4 x 3 hours). On the last three days the argovia philharmonic will play (4 x 3 hours).
The masterclass will be concluded with a final rehearsal (3 hours) and a public concert with the argovia philharmonic conducted by the masterclass students.
Joseph Haydn Symphonie Nr. 92 G-Dur ”Oxford” (Bärenreiter)
Francis Poulenc Aubade (Salabert)
Albert Roussel Concert pour petit orchestre (Durand)
Felix Mendelssohn Symphonie Nr. 4 A-Dur ”Italienische” (Bärenreiter)
Course language: English
Course duration: Wednesday, 3rd April, 9:30 am to Sunday, 7th April 2019, 7.30 pm
Final concert: Sunday, 7th April, 5.00 pm at Künstlerhaus Boswil
The choice of the students to perform in the final concert is made by Douglas Bostock.
Active participants: CHF 980.-, including full board and lodging for five days at Künstlerhaus Boswil. Additional night: CHF 65.-.
Registration fee for active participants: CHF 200.- (deducted from course fee)
Auditors: CHF 70.- per day or CHF 250.- for the complete masterclass (5 days), including lunch at the Künstlerhaus. Fees may be paid either in advance or on the day of attendance