Piano in the Contemporary Repertoire

Call for Young Performers


Submission period

Wed Aug 16 at 04AM UTC

End of submission period

Tue Sep 5 at 10:59PM UTC

Results date

Tue Sep 12 at 04PM UTC

Entry or Course Fee

Registration fee 30 €, course fee 400 - 600 € for active participants, 100 € for auditors


Musicians born after January 1st 1989.
Milan, Fabbrica del Vapore

Teacher Maria Grazia Bellocchio

Tutors Michael Jarrell, Beat Furrer

October 2023 - May 2024

The course will foresee eight meetings (two days each, on Saturdays and Sundays) from October 2023 to April 2024 and is dedicated both to the piano and chamber production of Michael Jarrell and Beat Furrerand to the repertoire of the second half of the Twentyth Century and contemporary proposed by the students. The composers will take part in one meeting and in the final concerts. Each active student will be offered 8 individual lessons.

The repertoire studied will be performed at two concerts in May within Divertimento Ensemble’s 2024 Rondò Season. Selected musicians who have attended at least six meetings will take part in the concerts. Reruns of the concerts in other concert seasons are planned.

Application is open to musicians of any nationality, born after January 1st 1989.

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