6th International Arbo Valdma Winter Master Class for pianists

Master Class


The course lasts for a week from Monday to Sunday (both days included).

Every participant is entitled to 4 individual lessons with Professor Arbo Valdma.

The participants have a free choice of repertoire.

Students have an option to perform with a accompany ensemble (recorder ensemble) playing Joseph Haydn Piano Concerto in G major, Hob. XVIII: 4 (print notes here), Piano Concerto D major, Hob. XVIII:11 (print notes here), Piano Concerto in C major and Concertino (Divertisment) in C major.

Students can play either by heart or from notes. (If you are planning to use notes, please make sure to bring two sets of notes with you).

Lessons will be held in Pärnu Town Hall (Nikolai 3).

Lessons are open to the public.

Students can rehearse in Pärnu Music School’s (Aida 4) piano classrooms (up to 5 hours per day, in accordance to music schools timetable).

As part of our tradition, Master Class students will give studio concerts in Pärnu Town Hall and in various schools across town.


Tuition fee is €280.

Additional fee of €40 when performing with accompanying ensemble.


Tuition fee does not include accommodation nor travel costs.



NB! Registration dedline December 15, 2009.

Tuition compensation for cancellation since Dec 16, 2009: 75 €.