Masterclass for Conductors

Workshop with Singer and Ensemble


Submission period

Tue Nov 20, 2018 at 5 AM UTC

End of submission period

Mon Sep 30 at 9:59 PM UTC

Results date

Thu Oct 10 at 4 PM UTC
The Peter Eötvös Contemporary Music Foundation announces a master course for conductors between 24-30 November, 2019, in Budapest (Hungary).

The call is open for conductors of all nationalities.
Age limit for active conductors is 35 years, observers are accepted without age limit.
The course is suitable for advanced students and professionals with special interest in contemporary music repertoire.

PETER EÖTVÖS, conductor and composer (Hungary)
GREGORY VAJDA, conductor and composer (Hungary)

Guest: HANSPETER KYBURZ, composer (Switzerland)

Ensemble to be announced.

Language of the course: English, German, French, Hungarian

Venue: Budapest Music Center (1093 Budapest, Mátyás u. 8.)

Course program for conductors:
Consultations, rehearsals and concert, conductor camera recording during concert and concert recording.

Luciano Berio: Folk Songs (Universal Edition)
Luciano Berio: O King (Universal Edition)
Hanspeter Kyburz: Réseaux (Breitkopf & Härtel)
Donghoon Shin: new composition for ensemble
Mikel Urquiza: new composition for ensemble

Thorough and detailed knowledge of all works is a requirement of active participation. Each participant must provide his/her own scores of Berio and Kyburz pieces, the foundation provides the two new composition score.

Details and online application form are available at Peter Eötvös Foundation web pages: