Music Notes

SUMMER SCHOOL FOR CLASSICAL SINGERS

For the very first time in August 2021 Vocal Masterclass Stockholm presented a Summer School, in collaboration with Birkagårdens Folkhögskola and Musik på Slottet, for Classical singers in the heart of beautiful Stockholm.

Vocal Masterclass Stockholm is a non-profit organisation passionate about the future of singing and young singers. In this Summer school we take some of the finest artists that Europe and Sweden has to offer and aim to not only to give the participants the tools to better their technique and improve as singers, musicians and performers, but also to break down the barriers between artist/performer and the student to create lasting Impressions and partnerships. 

The aim is for this course to become a dynamic and regular part of Sweden’s Opera education. 

 
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ABOUT THE COURSE

A small group of Internationally renowned artists will be on hand to to guide the 10 participants through the 7 day long intensive course consisting of masterclasses and individual coaching studying French, German, English and Scandinavian songs, the Baroque, Classical and Bel Canto repertoire as well as the chance to perform in a final consert all within the beautiful, exciting and vibrant city of Stockholm.

  • The course is aimed at those who are undergoing of have completed a Graduate level musical education or higher.

  • Several hours of coaching time both in masterclass format and individual coaching in song technique and the dramatic interpretation of both Art song and Opera.

  • Daily masterclasses with access to 4 pedagogues.

  • Language experts are on hand in Russian, French, German, English, Czech and Swedish.

  • 2 day masterclass with a guest professor.

  • Evening discussion panels with special guest speakers.

  • A final concert, in the Royal Palace, at the end of the week giving the student the chance to perform with both Matti Hirvonen and Irene Kudela seated at the piano.

  • Lunch provided.

  • All in the centre of one of the most beautiful and vibrant cities of Europe.

THE COST OF THE COURSE IS 5 500 SEK AND IS MOST LIKELY TO FALL EVEN FURTHER.

ACCOMODATION IS NOT PROVIDED.

 

WITH SPECIAL THANKS TO

 
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This week is made possible by the help of these groups and individuals. We are extremely grateful for their invaluable help