ARCO – Art, Research and Creation, Opus 2019 is a binational composition academy, association between the Gmem – Marseille (French National Center of Musical Creation) and the Mozarteum University Salzbourg.

Hosted by the Gmem, this first edition will welcome in Marseille, from July 5th to 14th, twelve composers from all over the world. Based on a principle of rotation, Opus 2020 will be hosted by Mozarteum University Salzbourg.

Throughout the week, coachs will conduct seminars, workshops and individually tailored composition classes. Written for the occasion, the students’ pieces will be rehearsed and performed by Tana string quartet, Ensemble Multilatérale and Vocal Ensemble Les Métaboles, directed by Léo Warynski.