Pre-Academic courses

Violin

Intended audience: children and adolescents
Calendar: from september to june
Application: from 1 june to 1 september
Fees: variable based on the ISEE, see Application Fees button
Notes: in case of openings in the class, it is possible to apply during the course of the year

The classes in violin offers children and adolescents an educational path made to favour listening, coordination and imitation, by way of shared lessons in small homogenous groups and divided by age (3/4 children) offered by DEMIA (Department of Musical Education for children and adolescents) as well as through individual lessons following a more traditional approach to the instrument.

Viola

Intended audience: children and adolescents
Calendar: from september to june
Application: from 1 june to 1 september
Fees: variable based on the ISEE, see Application Fees button
Notes: in case of openings in the class, it is possible to apply during the course of the year

The classes in viola offers children and adolescents an educational path made to favour listening, coordination and imitation, by way of shared lessons in small homogenous groups and divided by age (3/4 children) offered by  DEMIA (Department of Musical Education for children and adolescents)  as well as through individual lessons following a more traditional approach to the instrument.

Cello

Intended audience: children and adolescents
Calendar: from september to june
Application: from 1 june to 1 september
Fees: variable based on the ISEE, see Application Fees button
Notes: in case of openings in the class, it is possible to apply during the course of the year

The classes in cello offers children and adolescents an educational path made to favour listening, coordination and imitation, by way of shared lessons in small homogenous groups and divided by age (3/4 children) offered by DEMIA (Department of Musical Education for children and adolescents)  as well as through individual lessons following a more traditional approach to the instrument.

Contrabass

Intended audience: children and adolescents
Calendar: from september to june
Application: from 1 june to 1 september
Fees: variable based on the ISEE, see Application Fees button
Notes: in case of openings in the class, it is possible to apply during the course of the year

The classes in contrabass offers children and adolescents an educational path made to favour listening, coordination and imitation, by way of shared lessons in small homogenous groups and divided by age (3/4 children) offered by DEMIA (Department of Musical Education for children and adolescents) as well as through individual lessons following a more traditional approach to the instrument.

Flute

Intended audience: children and adolescents
Calendar: from september to june
Application: from 1 june to 1 september
Fees: variable based on the ISEE, see Application Fees button
Notes: in case of openings in the class, it is possible to apply during the course of the year

The classes in flute offers children and adolescents an educational path made to favour listening, coordination and imitation, by way of shared lessons in small homogenous groups and divided by age (3/4 children) offered by DEMIA (Department of Musical Education for children and adolescents) as well as through individual lessons.

Oboe

Intended audience: children and adolescents
Calendar: from september to june
Application: from 1 june to 1 september
Fees: variable based on the ISEE, see Application Fees button
Notes: in case of openings in the class, it is possible to apply during the course of the year

The classes in oboe offers children and adolescents an educational path made to favour listening, coordination and imitation, by way of shared lessons in small homogenous groups and divided by age (3/4 children) offered by DEMIA (Department of Musical Education for children and adolescents) as well as through individual lessons following a more traditional approach to the instrument.

Clarinet

Intended audience: children and adolescents
Calendar: from september to june
Application: from 1 june to 1 september
Fees: variable based on the ISEE, see Application Fees button
Notes: in case of openings in the class, it is possible to apply during the course of the year

The classes in clarinet offers children and adolescents an educational path made to favour listening, coordination and imitation, by way of shared lessons in small homogenous groups and divided by age (3/4 children) offered by DEMIA (Department of Musical Education for children and adolescents) link as well as through individual lessons following a more traditional approach to the instrument.

Saxophone

Intended audience: children and adolescents
Calendar: from september to june
Application: from 1 june to 1 september
Fees: variable based on the ISEE, see Application fees button
Notes: in case of openings in the class, it is possible to apply during the course of the year

The saxophone class offers an educational course of studies aimed toward helping students open their minds and absorb as much as they possibly can from what music offers as a cultural heritage and emotional stimulus. 

Bassoon

Intended audience: children and adolescents
Calendar: from september to june
Application: from 1 june to 1 september
Fees: variable based on the ISEE, see Application Fees button
Notes: in case of openings in the class, it is possible to apply during the course of the year

The classes in bassoon offers children and adolescents an educational path made to favour listening, coordination and imitation, by way of shared lessons in small homogenous groups and divided by age (3/4 children) offered by DEMIA (Department of Musical Education for children and adolescents) as well as through individual lessons following a more traditional approach to the instrument.

Horn

Intended audience: children and adolescents
Calendar: from september to june
Application: from 1 june to 1 september
Fees: variable based on the ISEE, see Application Fees button
Notes: in case of openings in the class, it is possible to apply during the course of the year

The classes in horn offers children and adolescents an educational path made to favour listening, coordination and imitation, by way of shared lessons in small homogenous groups and divided by age (3/4 children) offered by DEMIA (Department of Musical Education for children and adolescents) as well as through individual lessons.

Trumpet

Intended audience: children and adolescents
Calendar: from september to june
Application: from 1 june to 1 september
Fees: variable based on the ISEE, see Application Fees button
Notes: in case of openings in the class, it is possible to apply during the course of the year

The classes in trumpet offers children and adolescents an educational path made to favour listening, coordination and imitation, by way of shared lessons in small homogenous groups and divided by age (3/4 children) offered by DEMIA (Department of Musical Education for children and adolescents) as well as through individual.

Trombone

Intended audience: children and adolescents
Calendar: from september to june
Application: from 1 june to 1 september
Fees: variable based on the ISEE, see Application Fees button
Notes: in case of openings in the class, it is possible to apply during the course of the year

The classes in trombone offers children and adolescents an educational path made to favour listening, coordination and imitation, by way of shared lessons in small homogenous groups and divided by age (3/4 children) offered by DEMIA (Department of Musical Education for children and adolescents) as well as through individual lessons.

Percussion

Intended audience: children and adolescents
Calendar: from september to june
Application: from 1 june to 1 september
Fees: variable based on the ISEE, see Application Fees button
Notes: in case of openings in the class, it is possible to apply during the course of the year

The percussion instruments appear in all musical genres and, coming from all corners of the world, comprise the most varied typologies.

The percussion classes at the Scuola di Musica di Fiesole features a panoramic offer, which reflects the vastness of the percussion world. It offers children and adolescents an educational path made to favour listening, coordination and imitation, by way of an “open laboratory”, with shared lessons in small homogenous groups and divided by age (2/3 children, starting at 6 years old) within DEMIA (Department of Musical Education for children and adolescents) as well as through individual lessons. 

Harp

Intended audience: children and adolescents
Calendar: from september to june
Application: from 1 june to 1 september
Fees: variable based on the ISEE, see Application Fees button
Notes: in case of openings in the class, it is possible to apply during the course of the year

The classes in Harp offers children and adolescents an educational path made to favour listening, coordination and imitation, by way of shared lessons in small homogenous groups and divided by age (3/4 children) offered by DEMIA (Department of Musical Education for children and adolescents) as well as through individual lessons following a more traditional approach to the instrument.

Guitar

Intended audience: children and adolescents
Calendar: from september to june
Application: from 1 june to 1 september
Fees: variable based on the ISEE, see Application Fees button
Notes: in case of openings in the class, it is possible to apply during the course of the year

The classes in guitar offers children and adolescents an educational path initially based on fun and play and made to favour listening, coordination and imitation, by way of shared lessons in small homogenous groups and divided by age (3/4 children) offered by DEMIA (Department of Musical Education for children and adolescents) as well as through individual lessons following a more traditional approach to the instrument.

Accordion

Intended audience: children and adolescents
Calendar: from september to june
Application: from 1 june to 1 september
Fees: variable based on the ISEE, see Application Fees button
Notes: in case of openings in the class, it is possible to apply during the course of the year

The classes in accordion offers children and adolescents an educational pathway made to favour listening, coordination and imitation through individual lessons in small homogenous groups and divided by age (3/4 students) offered by DEMIA (Department of Musical Education for children and adolescents) as well as through individual lessons. 

Baroque cello

The pre-academic course in baroque cello is aimed toward those approaching the cello for the first time, aware and willing to dedicate themselves exclusively or prevalently to early music. While acquiring the basics of cello technique, the student will learn the fundamentals of stylistically informed baroque music interpretation, facing subjects like performing essential ornamentals, reading facsimiles of original prints, intonation according to the various temperaments and the theoretical approach to questions of performance practice in early music.

Viola da Gamba

Intended audience: children, adolescents and adult novices
Calendar: from september to june
Application: from 1 june to 1 september
Fees: variable based on the ISEE, see Application Fees button
Notes: in case of openings in the class, it is possible to apply during the course of the year

The pre-academic course in viola da gamba is open to adolescents and adult novices, offering a rapid approach to quality music, thanks to an innovative didactic concept, developing instrumental technique and musical sensitivity in a unique and combined educational path. Avoiding the student’s exposure wherever possible to arid technical studies, the course will help develop and precipitate the student’s taste in good music.

Lute

Intended audience: children and adolescents
Calendar: from september to june
Application: from 1 june to 1 september
Fees: variable based on the ISEE, see Application Fees button
Notes: in case of openings in the class, it is possible to apply during the course of the year

The classes in lute offers children and adolescents an educational pathway made to favour listening, coordination and imitation through individual lessons in small homogenous groups and divided by age, as well as through individual lessons. 

Recorder

Intended audience: children and adolescents
Calendar: from september to june
Application: from 1 june to 1 september
Fees: variable based on the ISEE, see Application Fees button
Notes: in case of openings in the class, it is possible to apply during the course of the year

The classes in recorder offers children and adolescents an educational path made to favour listening, coordination and imitation, by way of shared lessons in small homogenous groups and divided by age (3/4 children) offered by DEMIA (Department of Musical Education for children and adolescents) as well as through individual lessons.

Harpsichord

Intended audience: children, adolescents and period music amateurs
Calendar: from september to june
Application: from 1 june to 1 september
Fees: variable based on the ISEE, see Application Fees button
Notes: in case of openings in the class, it is possible to apply during the course of the year

The classes in harpsichord offers children and adolescents an educational pathway made to favour listening, coordination and imitation, and the knowledge of how the instrument works through individual lessons.

From the very beginning the educational path connotes musical experience as a shared activity, thanks to choral studies and participation in small period music ensembles.

Piano

Intended audience: children and adolescents
Calendar: from september to june
Application: from 1 june to 1 september
Fees: variable based on the ISEE, see Application Fees button
Notes: in case of openings in the class, it is possible to apply during the course of the year

The classes in piano offers children and adolescents an educational path made to favour listening, coordination and imitation, by way of shared lessons in small homogenous groups and divided by age (2/3 children) offered by DEMIA (Department of Musical Education for children and adolescents) as well as through individual lessons with a more traditional approach toward the instrument.

Voice

Intended audience: adolescents
Calendar: from september to june
Application: from 1 june to 1 september
Fees: variable based on the ISEE, see Application Fees button
Notes: in case of openings in the class, it is possible to apply during the course of the year

The classes in voice offers an educational path that aims to stimulate listening, self-awareness and concentration, favoring the acquisition of a correct psychosomatic equilibrium, in terms of posture, respiration and coordination, fundamental factors upon which technical learning becomes more musically specific. 

Composition

Intended audience: adolescents and young musicians
Calendar: from september to june
Application: from 1 june to 1 september
Fees: variable based on the ISEE, see Application Fees button
Notes: in case of openings in the class, it is possible to apply during the course of the year

The classes in composition offers students an educational pathway made to provide theoretical and technical competences in: