Jörg Birhance: Conducting BEETHOVEN


20 - 26 July 2020


WienSinfonietta

Yuka Katori, Piano


Repertoire:

Ludwig van Beethoven:

  • Symphony no. 2 in D, op. 36
  • Symphony no. 3 in Es, op. 55, 'Eroica'
  • Ouverture "Coriolan", op. 62
  • Ouverture "Egmont", op. 84

Recommended Editions: Bärenreiter or Breitkopf Urtext

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Program:

  • Analysis: Observation of form as movement (after Constantin Bugeanu)
  • Conducting technique (after Sergiu Celibidache)
  • Bar group analysis
  • Tempo, stylistic aspects, rehearsal technique
  • Conducting Piano
  • Rehearsals and concert with WienSinfonietta (Winds, Strings 4-3-2-2-1)

Schedule:

  • Day 1-2: 10-13, 14:30-17:30 preparatory part, conducting Piano
  • Day 3-6: 10-13 Rehearsal with WienSinfonietta, 14:30-17:30 debriefing session and theoretical part
  • Day 7: 11:00 Matinée concert in Laudon Palace Freskensaal

  • The course is designed for 6-10 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 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 700
    • Early Bird (register and pay until March 15, 2020): EUR 1350
    • Regular Course (register and pay until June 01, 2020): EUR 1500
  • Application Deadline: 01 June 2020
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