Jörg Birhance, Conducting

09 - 14 July


Program and Repertoire:

  • Joseph Haydn: Sinfonia No. 60 in C, per la commedia intitolata 'Il Distratto'
  • Joseph Haydn: Sinfonia No. 64 in A, 'Tempora mutantur' (Edition: both UE-Haydn-Mozart-Press)
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Sinfonie in D KV 181 (NMA Bärenreiter)
  • Anton Webern: 5 Movements, op. 5, version for String Orchestra (1909/1929) (Edition: UE)
  • Egon Wellesz: Music for String Orchestra in one Movement, op. 91 (Edition: Doblinger)

Theoretical Part: Analysis, observation of form as movement, bar group analysis, problems of tempo, stylistic aspects, conducting and rehearsal technique.

Practical Part: Rehearsals and concert with WienSinfonietta (2 Ob, Fag, 2 Cor, Strings 4-3-2-2-1)

N.B.: EMIV can help to purchase the scores, please contact our administration in case.

  • Schedule:
    • Day 1: 10-13, 14:30-17:30 Theoretical part

      Day 2-4: 10-13 Rehearsal with WienSinfonietta, 14:30-17:30 debriefing session and theoretical part
      Day 5: 11:00 Matinée concert in Laudon Palace Freskensaal

  • Workshop Languages: German, English, Spanish, French
  • Video: rehearsals and performance will be recorded with one camera; every participant will receive a copy for private use (copyright remains with EMIV).
  • Course Fee:
    • Deposit payment (as part of the course fee): EUR 500
    • Early Bird (register and pay until March 15, 2019): EUR 900
    • Regular Course (register and pay until June 01, 2019): EUR 1050
  • Application Deadline: 01 June 2019
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