September 2 – 11, 2011


The Vazquez Collection of Historical String Instruments

Violins, Violas da gamba, Viola d’amore, Violoncellos, Double Basses from 1500 to 1789

Masterclasses, Chamber Music,

Course in Performance Practice: September 2-11, 2011

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.

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