Submission period

Mon Dec 27, 2021 at 5 AM UTC

End of submission period

Sun Feb 13 at 10:59 PM UTC

Results date

Thu Mar 31 at 4 AM UTC

Entry or Course Fee

Application fee 20 €, tuition fee 450 €
ARCO – Art, Research and Creation Opus 2022 – is a binational university dedicated to musical creation, association between the Mozarteum University Salzbourg, Gmem-Marseille (one of the French National Center of Musical Creation) and French ensembles Multilaterale, Les Métaboles and Tana string quartet.

ARCO 2022 will be hosted by Mozarteum University Salzburg.

From July 7th – 16th 2021 (arrival on the 7th, departure on the 17th)
ARCO will welcome twelve young composers from all over the world.

Throughout the week, tutors Henry Fourès, Eva Reiter, Yann Robin and Johannes Maria Staud will conduct seminars, workshops and individually tailored composition classes.

Written for the occasion, the students’ pieces will be rehearsed, performed and recorded by Tana string quartet, Ensemble Multilatérale and Vocal Ensemble Les Métaboles, directed by Léo Warynski.

-Lectures by composition teachers and invited artists
-Individual composition classes with Henry Fourès, Eva Reiter, Yann Robin and Johannes Maria Staud ensuring the supervision of the students’ projects.
-Two students especialy selected will write for electronics and instruments; They will be coached by Christian Sebille on the electronic side of their pieces.
-Encounters with the soloists of Multilatérale who will share their secrets on the most advanced instrumental extended techniques
-Daily rehearsals with the Ensemble Multilatérale, Les Métaboles and the Tana String quartet.
-“Body-Space-Conscience” workshops each morning with Elisabeth Gutjahr, rector of Mozarteum University Salzbourg
-Creation and recording of the student’s pieces during two closing concerts.

As part of a special partnership with SACEM, up to three member of the SACEM will see their expenses covered entirely for their participation to ARCo.

Practical informations :

Tuition fees
Tuition fees are 450€. This includes: the accomodation in Salzburg during ARCo, the classes, lectures, workshops, rehearsals and concerts entries from July 7th to July 16th 2022 (arrival on the 7th, departure on the 17th).

Application fees
Fee for application processing is 20 €. This fee is non-refundable.

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