Vienna Youth Cello Workshop

19 - 23 July

For young cellists from 7 years on

In co-operation with ARS ET LABOR, Perugia


Piano Accompaniment: N.N.
Music Theory for Kids & Feldenkrais® for Kids: Antonia Sfrangeu
Orchestra ensemble: Jörg Birhance

  • Join us for our 5-day international course for young cellists as part of the Vienna Youth Music Workshop in the beautiful Laudon Palace and its gardens in the outskirts of Vienna.
  • The aim of the course is to deepening and practicing the fundamentals of cello playing,but also to lay and deepening the necessary basics in music theory.
  • Cello:
    • Daily individual classes
    • Practicing hours
    • Ensemble playing (orchestra ensemble and chamber music)
  • Music Theory for Kids:
    • Music reading and writing
    • Intervals: singing, reading, writing
    • Rhythm and Metre: body exercises, writing, reading
    • Solfeggio: singing and reading
    • Creating own melodies on the ground of cantus firmus rules
  • Feldenkrais® for Kids
  • Activities: Camp counselors provide the children with creative indoor and outdoor activities.
  • A maximum of 15 children will be accepted.
  • General Daily schedule: 09:00-09:30 Arrival, 09:30-16:30 Individual Classes, Music Theory, Feldenkrais®, ensemble playing and Indoor/Outdoor Activities, 12:00-13:15 Joint lunch (included in the course fee) and free time. 16:30-16:45 pickup.
  • Preparation: Individual pieces of free choice.
  • Orchestra Ensemble: Georg Philipp Telemann, Suite "Don Quichotte" and Joseph Haydn, "Kindersymphonie". The repertoire can be modified depending on the level of the participating children. Parts will be communicated in due time before the course starts.
  • Qualification: The course is designed for young players from age 7 on. Ability of music reading is required.
  • Please note: Parents are liable for their children. For more information, please see below under 'Parents Presence on Campus.'
  • Languages:
    • German, English, French, Italian
  • Course Fee:
    • Deposit payment (as part of the course fee): EUR 220
    • Early Bird (register and pay full course fee until March 15, 2021): EUR 410
    • Regular Course (register and pay until June 01, 2021): EUR 450
    • For participants who wish to participate with two instruments, the additional fee for the second instrument is EUR 220.
  • Application deadline: 01 June 2020 – please consider that this course will sell out!
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