Master classes

We are pleased to announce that the masterclasses will be held from 29th January to 4th February, 2017.

The masterclasses will focus on string instruments, piano and trumpet. The classes are aimed at serious precollenge, undergraduate and postgraduate students to further develop their musicianship and improve their technical skills.

During the course each student will receive three lessons, one hour each. An experienced pianist will be allocated to each class. Students must bring all relevant scores, including piano parts, for the classes and the concerts.

** The administration of the festival retains the right not to open a particular class if it fails to reach the minimum number of applicants. **

General Info
Fee and accommodation
Professors
Vienna Tel Aviv Vocal Connection
Application Form

Student concerts
Several student concerts will be held during the festival, giving selected students an opportunity to perform in public. Participation in the student concerts is not guaranteed and is conditional on the professor’s recommendation.

Attendance
The teaching timetable will be available shortly before the beginning of the festival. Students are encouraged to attend the whole festival. Active students are welcome to attend all courses as auditors. Students will also be offered free entrance to the festival concerts based on available seats.

Eilat
As part of the festival, the students can receive reduced price tickets to the central attractions of Eilat, including the Dolphin Reef and the Underwater Observatory Marine Park.

Fees
Instrumental master-classes fee – overall fee is 1500 NIS. Registration fee – 500 NIS. Registration fee is non-refundable if the students will cancel his or her participation.

Vienna Tel Aviv Vocal Connection fee – Overall fee is 2000 NIS. Registration fee – 500 NIS. Registration fee is non-refundable if the students will cancel his or her participation.

Flights from Tel Aviv to Eilat
The festival can give information on cheaper flights from Tel Aviv to Eilat or to arrange a bus trip for students that come from abroad.

Accommodation
The festival offer the students special hotel prices in different hotels located nearby the festival. Following please find the offers for the whole festival days, January 29th and until February 5th. Prices apply for half board accommodation (including breakfast and dinner).

Astral Palma Suites Hotel (3-star)
Single in a double room:      3,000 NIS
Double room for two people:    1,900 NIS per person
Three persons per room:      1,600 NIS per person

Isrotel Sport Club Hotel (4-star)
Single in a double room:      4,150 NIS
Double room for two people:    2,720 NIS per person
Three persons per room:      2,260 NIS per person

Dan Hotel Eilat: (5-star deluxe)
Single in a double room:      5,940 NIS
Double room for two people:    3,500 NIS per person
Three persons per room:      2,860 NIS per person

Conditions

  • Payment shall be made upon arrival to the hotel/city, or else through a bank transfer to a bank account (details will be sent directly to the students).
  • Credit card details will be given for security during registration.
  • Students will arrive to Eilat independently.
  • Eilat Festival is not responsible for the quality of the hotels. Choosing and booking the accommodation is the sole responsibility of the students.
  • Minor students under 18 must present a written permission from their parents as well as credit card details of one of their parents.

Cancelation conditions

  • One month prior to the festival – no cancellation fee
  • Between one month and two weeks prior to the festival – 50% cancellation fee for the accommodation and no cancellation fee for the master-classes
  • Two weeks prior to the festival and until the festival – 100% cancellation fees.

For more information and registration please contact: Daniil Goranov assistant.mariannavasileva@gmail.com

A unique opportunity for singers to develop their artistry and refine their technique under the guidance of internationally known artist-teachers.

The Festival
Eilat Chamber Music Festival is one of Israel’s most exciting winter music festivals. The Master Class program offers students and young performers from all around the world an opportunity to study with the world’s leading artists and renowned professors. The vibrant and stimulating atmosphere encourages an exchange of musical ideas and creation of new contacts and friendships.

Teachers of the Vienna Tel Aviv Vocal Connection:
Sylvia Greenberg, soprano: Vienna State Opera, La Scala, Salzburg Festival, etc. Faculty, Vienna Conservatory, Munich Hochschule

Rosemarie Danziger, soprano: Graz, Basel, Cornell University. Mannheim Faculty.

David Aronson, Coach and Conductor: Assistant Conductor Vienna State Opera. Faculty, Vienna Conservatory

The five-day intensive seminar will offer:

  • Daily voice lessons
  • Daily repertoire coaching
  • Performance master classes
  • Final concert open to the public
  • Career building advice

Our goals:

  • Perfecting vocal technique
  • Perfecting interpretation skills
  • Improving languages and styles
  • Perfecting audition techniques

The workshop will take place at the Dan Hotel Eilat and at the Eilat Conservatory. The festival will offer accommodation possibilities at reduced cost for the students.

Price: 400 Euro tuition cost, not including flights and accommodation.

http://www.vocal-connection.com

Attendance
The teaching timetable will be available shortly before the beginning of the festival. Students are encouraged to attend the whole festival. Active students are welcome to attend all courses as auditors. Students will also be offered free entrance to the festival concerts based on available seats.

Attractions in Eilat
Students will receive concessionary tickets to some of Eilat’s main attractions such as the Dolphin Reef and the Under Water Observatory

Contact information
Questions and application forms can be sent to Gilli Alon-Bitton: gilli@carousel.co.il

Eilat Chamber Music Festival

Master Class Application Form

Personal Details

Musical Training

Master Class


Please attach the following items to your application:
** CV (Resume)
** Passport photo or a photocopy of an identity document
** 10-15 minute performance through email or a recommendation letter from a professor or an artist preferable both

For more information and registration please contact: Daniil Goranov assistant.mariannavasileva@gmail.com