Newmusic Week 2023

International Workshop on Contemporary Music


Submission period

Wed Mar 22 at 05AM UTC

End of submission period

Fri Apr 14 at 10:59PM UTC

Results date

Sun Apr 30 at 04PM UTC

Entry or Course Fee

Active participant cost: 450 € - 500 €
30 June – 6 July 2023
with Marco Stroppa, Franck Bedrossian, mdi ensemble

mdi ensemble and Accademia Filarmonica Romana promote the fourth edition of NEW MUSIC WEEK, a workshop dedicated to the writing and the performance of contemporary music. The proposal includes a seven day workshop, divided into two sections:
1: an international composition masterclass, teaching composers Marco Stroppa and Franck Bedrossian;
2: an instrumental music masterclass focused on contemporary music techniques in solo and chamber music repertoire (1950 to nowadays). Player of the following instruments are eligible to participate: flute, clarinet, violin, viola, cello, piano.

mdi ensemble:
Sonia Formenti flute
Paolo Casiraghi clarinet
Corinna Canzian violin
Giorgio Casati violoncello
Paolo Fumagalli viola
Luca Ieracitano piano

The workshop includes different types of student concerts:
-an opening concert, held by mdi ensemble;
-concerts linked to the composition master class – performance of pieces by the composition students and teachers, with the participation of mdi ensemble;
-concerts of chamber music and solo pieces studied in the instrumental masterclass.

The goal of New Music Week is to improve the knowledge of the technical and aesthetic problem connected to the practice and interpretation of contemporary music, promoting the value of collaboration between composers and performers.

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