Look where we will be this year: Ibiza (the city)

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Course in Performance Practice: September 7 – 16, 2012

Masterclasses: viola da gamba, Baroque violin, violoncello, flute, harpsichord

Chamber Music, all levels

Choir: preparing cantatas by Bach, Buxtehude, Schütz & others

Baroque Dance

JOSE VAZQUEZ (Cuba)- violín barroco, viola da gamba, música de cámara
LUCIA KROMMER (HU)- violoncello, viola da gamba, música de cámara
KINGA KROMMER (HU)- flauta traversera
EWALD DONHOFFER (AT) - clavecín (harpsichord), choir, madrigal ensemble
LUDOVICA MOSCA (ES) - historical dance (Renaissance, Baroque) (4-11 september)

This is the seventh edition of this course. Chamber music of the Renaissance and the Baroque for strings, violas da gamba, flutes, singers, keyboard players., tailored to professionals and amateurs alike.

A midday two hour swimming break is obligatory for all course participants, as part of the physical education and relaxation exercises. (Siesta is an option...)

Course fees:
Masterclass, ensembles: € 200 (Ibicencos: € 150)
Choir: € 100
Baroque Dance: € 100

Scholarships are available for Ibiza residents: ask for details (Hay becas para Ibicencos)
Scholarships for viola da gamba players up to 26 years of age: please ask!)

Accommodation in top-quality Hotels of the MATUTES FOUNDATION. (Cost: € 20 per night, including breakfast) We wish to thank the MATUTES FOUNDATION for sponsoring our course.

There will be several concerts by the faculty, one by the participants.

Videos & recordings: Audiovisual

Our other courses: http://www.orpheon.org/OldSite/Seiten/Courses/Early_Music_Courses.htm

For information, enrollment: orpheon (at) gmx.at or also: Tel. +43-650-400 3731

Es Vedrà

Concerts for the Festival Eivissa Classica

Catedral de Ibiza

Iglesia de San Jesus
with the Altarpiece from 1500 with musical instruments!

Culinary indulgences


Consumers of Paella

Sangria !

Lunch in the courtyard of the cloister

Walls of the old city

Midnight: night wanderers in the old part of the city

Mental practice of a course participant on the shore of the island

Excursion to one of the many beaches

Student Concerts

Georg Muffat: Concerto grosso

Luxuriant basso continuo for a trio sonata

They started viola da gamba and traverse flute during the course!

Heinrich Ignaz Franz Biber: Mensa sonora

Telemann: Paris quartett

Issuing of the certificates after the last student concert

One can guess what happens after the concerts...after all, we are in Ibiza!

Midnight: the port, seen from the castle

The Ibiza Experience:
A very pleasant way of learning performance practice of historical music!

updated 17.11.2011