Docente: Antonello Farulli - 8 sessions of two days each
Visiting Professor: Danilo Rossi First viola Teatro alla Scala. Dates to be defined: Paolo Cantamessa dates to be defined

This post graduate course will take place with the collaboration of the pianist Silvia Da Boit.

The viola course will be divided in 8 sessions of two days each in general during the week end.
Within the course there will be two meetings, one at the beginning and one at the end, with two guests who will address the participants with a particular focus on orchestra auditions and the Baroque repertoire. The methodology course will have the same trends. Students who will be interested in can apply for in both the viola and instrumental methodology courses both jointly and separately.

Programme: The organisation of personal practice, basic solo and chamber viola repertoire, orchestra excerpts, and audition and competition preparation.
At the professor’s discretion, the best student may be chosen to hold recitals during the year.

Admission Requirements: Viola course: one classic concerto and a piece of a different style. Methodology course: a piece which shows the candidates skills.
The course will take place only if the minimum number of students required is reached.
Exam: 2019 November 8th at 10.00 a.m.
Lessons: the course takes place from November to June included with two lessons each 15 days, according to a schedule established by the professor.
Lessons begin 2019 November 9th-10th
Fees: Individual course registration fee (non-refundable, to be enclosed with the application form) valid also auditor’s attendance fee: € 130,00.
Individual attendance fee for Viola course (to be paid within 15th December): € 1.200,00
Individual attendance fee for Viola and Methodology course (to be paid within 15th December): € 1.400,00
Individual attendance fee for Methodology course (to be paid within 15th December): € 800,00

Collaborator and piano accompanist: Silvia Da Boit

Application deadline: 201 October 31st

Participation in the masterclass held by the visiting professor is free for students enrolled in this course and will be extended to external students until all spots are filled.
Masterclass fee for external students: € 100.00 registration included
Masterclass fee for auditors: € 50.00