• Courses last for 10 days and both August 1 and August 10 are working days.
• Maximum number of participants is 18.
• Every participant gets 4 or 6 lessons from prof Arbo Valdma.
• Lessons and concerts take place in Pärnu Town Hall (3 Nikolai Street), final concert at Pärnu Concert Hall (Aida 4)
• Students can rehearse in Pärnu Music School piano classes (4 Aida Street) approximately 5 hours a day. There is also an opportunity to practice on electric pianos in additional rooms.
• Lessons are public and opened to auditors.
• The participants have free choice of repertoire. Students have an opportunity to perform with accompany ensemble or even with Pärnu City Orchestra.
Works with accompany ensemble:
Jean-Philippe Rameau Concerto for piano, flute, violin and viola da gamba
Works with Pärnu City Orchestra:
Robert Schumann Piano Concerto A minor op 54
Camille Saint-Saëns Piano Concerto No 2 G minor op 22
Eduard Tubin Concertino for Piano and Orchestra E-Flat Major
• As a tradition studio concerts are part of the course.
4 lessons 300 €
6 lessons 375 €
Extra fee for plaing with accompany ensemble or Pärnu City Orchestra:
Performing with accompany ensemble (Rameau’s Concerto): 10 € (rehearsal 5 €);
Performing with Pärnu City Orchestra: 25 € (rehearsal 20 €).
The number of performers with accompany ensemble or Pärnu City Orchestra will be limited!
Accommodation and travel costs are not included in the tuition fee.
Registration deadline is May 1, 2008.