Workshops/Festivals 2008

Workshops/Festivals 2008: (IT) X Corso Internazionale di Musica Antica (July 23-30/2008)

Contributed by Admin on Jul 07, 2008

"At last the International early music course comes to its 10th edition, this time offering students the opportunity to study with some of the finest musicians of early music in the world, to enjoy great concerts and exhibitions of instrument makers and music editors. Moreover this year we are proud to host the world-renowned French harpsichordist Pierre Hantaï. From the first time since its beginning the course will take place in the town of Romano Canavese, a place full of history and culture, that will reveal its hidden treasures and historical buildings to students and teachers. ...
As usual, students are absolutely free to choose authors and music according to their preferences, even so every single teacher indicates precise texts, scores and provides musical pieces that are studied during the lessons.

Besides, together with the examined material, historical treatises o­n performance practice and improvisation are taken into account. ..."

Visit the "X Corso Internazionale di Musica Antica" site for more information. (ed.)