Vocal Accompaniment

From July 2 to 15, 2017

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Deadline

February 15, 2017

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Olivier Godin

Masterclasses - Voice & Vocal Accompaniment

July 2 to 15

Pianist

Professor, Conservatoire de musique de Montréal, Schulich School of Music

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PROGRAM

This program is aimed at pianists who desire to familiarise themselves with the unique art of the piano accompanist. The program is also open to performing singer-pianist duos. We highly encourage existing duo-teams of singers and pianists to register; specific scholarships will be available.

This program will be primarily devoted to the art-song repertoire (mélodies and lieder). Students will study song texts, vocal and piano styles and piano technique, as well as how to approach piano reductions of operas.

Each pianist will receive a daily individual classes as well as participate in certain vocal lessons as a piano accompanist and play for certain group classes and public masterclasses.

Each pianist will be paired with at least two (or more) singers.

  • Individual classes
  • Participation in masterclasses
  • Workshops and discussions on various subjects and themes connected to career development
  • Student concerts
  • Participation in the rehearsal of the opera L'Enfant et les Sortilèges

THE SESSION INCLUDES

  • Free access to all the Academy classes and activities for the entire session (possibility to attend other instruments masterclass when schedules allow)
  • Free access to le Domaine Forget International Festival concerts during the session*
    *Restrictions may apply for certain concerts
  • Sunday outings and student evening activities (bonfire, sports activities, etc.)

PREPARING YOUR SESSION

Audition: Monday July 3, 2017 as of 9 A.M.
If necessary, the pianist could play during the singer's audition.

Each participant must submit a list of the repertoire that he/she will play in masterclasses or in private lessons. This repertoire must be uploaded to Your Profile no later than 6 weeks prior to the beginning of  your session. A follow-up email will be sent in due course.


REQUIRED MATERIAL

Video link (Unlisted YouTube, Vimeo or DropBox links or any other link directly accessible, WITHOUT the need of a password) including:

  • One German lied (voice-piano)
  • One French melody (voice-piano)
  • One work of your choice (with accompaniment or solo)

USEFUL INFORMATION

Arrival: Sunday, July 2, 2017 after 2 P.M.
Departure: Saturday, July 15, 2017 after breakfast

TUITION (INCLUDING ROOM, BOARD, TUITION and photocopies)

TWO WEEKS SESSION

Canadian student: $1,805 CDN

International student: $1,930 CDN

ONE WEEK SESSION

Canadian student: $920 CDN

International student: $985 CDN


AUDITORS - MASTERCLASSES

One masterclass: $50 CDN

One day: $80 CDN

One week: $375 CDN


PAYMENT INFORMATION | REFUND POLICY

First instalment 

To confirm and reserve your place, a first deposit, non-refundable fee covering half of the full amount for your internship is required within seven (7) days, following your acceptance letter and invoice.

Second instalment

The second payment is due no later than May 1, 2017.


MODIFICATIONS

A $50 fee will be charged for any change, on dates, or duration of yourstay. Failure to comply with these terms, will result for the accepted student the lost of his/her reserved place. Le Domaine Forget reserves the right to cancel any program if circumstances demands it.


CANCELLATION / MODIFICATION / REFUND

Le Domaine Forget will retain 50% of the second payment in case of cancellation of your registration. No refund will be made after May 2, 2017.

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