Jörg Birhance, Conducting

25 - 31 July

Joseph Haydn | Joseph Haydn | Joseph Haydn


Joseph Haydn:

  • Symphony no. 43 in Eb "Merkur"
  • Symphony no. 44 in e "Mourning"
  • Symphony no. 47 in G "The Palindrome"
  • Symphony no. 59 in A "Feuersymphonie" (all with orchestra)

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart:

  • La Clemenza di Tito, KV 622 (afternoon piano rehearsals with the Mozart Opera Studio)


      • Conducting Piano
      • Rehearsals and concert with WienSinfonietta (Please note that due to the current Covid-19-restrictions the orchestra will play in small size: 2-2, Strings 3-3-2-2-1)
      • Observation of Form as Movement / Bar Group / Gestalt (after Constantin Bugeanu, N.B.: Chapter II. from "The Observation of Form" is recommended as preparation for the method of study)
      • Conducting technique (Functional technique after Sergiu Celibidache)
      • Melos, Tempo, stylistic aspects, rehearsal technique
        • Day 1-3: 09:30-13 preparatory part, conducting Piano
        • Day 4-6: 10-13 Rehearsal with WienSinfonietta
        • Day 7: 11:00 Concert in Laudon Palace Freskensaal
      • Mozart Opera Studio: "La clemenza di Tito": conducting piano rehearsals
        • Day 1-6: 15-18
      • The course is designed for 6-10 active conductors. No age limit. Please note study and conducting experience in the online application form.
      • Workshop Languages: German, English, Spanish, French
      • Video: rehearsals and performance will be video recorded; every participant will receive a copy for private use (copyright remains with EMIV).
      • Course Fee:
        • Deposit payment (as part of the course fee): EUR 600
        • Regular Course (register and pay until June 01, 2022): EUR 1200
      • Passive Fee:
        • EUR 280
      • Application Deadline Course: 01 June 2022
      • Late application only upon availability of spots/waiting list