The 9th Paderewski Piano Academy

August 6th – 20th, 2017

Bydgoszcz, Poland

MASTERCLASSES for PIANISTS playing PIANO CONCERTOS with a SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA

PADEREWSKI PIANO ACADEMY is held under the honourable patronage of Mr. Piotr Całbecki

The Marshal of the Kuyavia dnd Pomerania Voivodeship

Chancellor of the PPA – Henryk Martenka

Manager of the PPA – Bartłomiej Wezner

 

When?

Two groups in two weeks:

AUGUST 6th – 13th, 2017
AUGUST 13th – 20th, 2017

(12 students in every week)

 

What?

One week of rehearsals with a symphony orchestra: lesson with conductor, 4 rehearsals (30 minutes each), acoustic rehearsal before the concert. Masterclasses with world class professors: feedback during rehearsals and 5 lessons (1/2h).Gala concerts on Saturday and Sunday for all participants who are sufficient well prepared for playing in public (our professors will judge it).

 

Who?

prof. Bernd Goetzke
prof. Jan Jiracek von Arnim
prof. Andrey Shibko
prof. Balazs Szokolay

Toruń Symfony Orchestra

conduced by:

1st week – AUGUST 6th – 13th, 2017- prof. Bernd Goetzke & prof. Balazs Szokolay

2nd week – AUGUST 13th – 20th, 2017 – prof. Jan Jiraček von Arnim & prof. Andrey Shibko

You will have lessons with both professors

 

Who can participate?

Young pianists of all nationalities.

 

How to apply?

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Fill in the application form from the website and supply references from a well-known musician.

Deadline May 31st, 2017

List of invited pianits June 7th, 2017

 

Which concertos you can play?

MOZART all concertos

BEETHOVEN No. 1 in C major, op. 15

BEETHOVEN No. 2 in B-flat major, Op. 19

BEETHOVEN No. 3 in C minor, op. 37

BEETHOVEN No. 4 in G major, op. 58

BEETHOVEN No. 5 in E-flat major, op. 73

CHOPIN No. 1 in E minor, op. 11

CHOPIN No. 2 in F minor, op. 21

MENDELSSOHN in G minor, op. 25

SCHUMANN in A minor, op. 54

GRIEG IN A minor, op. 16

SAINT-SAENS No. 2 in G minor, op. 22

BRAHMS No. 1 in D minor, op. 15

CZAJKOWSKI No. 1 in B-flat minor, op. 23

RACHMANINOW No. 2 in C minor, op. 18

RACHMANINOW No. 3 inD minor, op. 30

* other concertos on special request and additional fee

 

COST:

1400 EURO

1000 Euro – the Masterclass fee

400 Euro – accommodation and full board (Mercury Hotels Bydgoszcz Sepia http://hotelsepia.pl)

The pianists invited to the Paderewski piano Academy should send the entrance fee by June 26th, 2017.

Domestic transportation, lessons and practicing in the Nowowiejski Music Academy– included.

We do not reimburse traveling expenses.

Contact:

The office of the Paderewski Piano Academy

The Paderewski Music Association
(Towarzystwo Muzyczne im. I. J. Paderewskiego)
ul. Ks. Piotra Skargi 7, 85-018 Bydgoszcz, Poland
+ 48 52 327 02 91

THE PADEREWSKI PIANO ACADEMY IS FINANCED BY:

The Self-Government of the Kuyavia and Pomerania Voivodeship

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City of  Toruń

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City of Bydgoszcz

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IN THE COOPERATION WITH:

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   Kopia Chełmno

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VII Paderewski Piano Academy 2015

VIII Paderewski Piano Academy 2016

Partners of the contest

Międzynarodowy Konkurs Pianistyczny im. I. J. Paderewskiego jest organizowany w ramach projektu pt. "Kujawsko-Pomorskie Menu Kulturalne 2013-2014" współfinansowanego ze środków Europejskiego Funduszu Rozwoju Regionalnego w ramach Regionalnego Programu Operacyjnego Województwa Kujawsko-Pomorskiego na lata 2007-2013 oraz ze środków budżetu Województwa Kujawsko-Pomorskiego.