During the master course epoch_f 2019, winners of national and international music competitions for young musicians rehearse 21st and 20th-century works in individual, group and tutti sessions, working with the internationally renowned musicians of Ensemble Modern and the conductor Vimbayi Kaziboni. The master course offers an opportunity to decipher unknown scores, practice playing techniques typical of New Music, and gradually shaping a new sound experience together with the ensemble. In addition, participants have the opportunity to receive instrumental lessons focusing on one selected solo piece.
A selection of the course repertoire will be presented to the public during the final concerts in:
Nordhorn Dec 12th at 19:00 – ticket 12/5 euro
Amsterdam Dec 13th at 20:00 – FREE ENTRY
Antwerpen Dec 15th at 15:00 – ticket 15 euro
Hanns Eisler: Kammer-Symphonie op. 69 (1940)
Earle Brown: Novara (1962)
Anestis Logothetis: Styx (1968)
John Adams: Shaker Loops (1978)
Anton Webern: Konzert op. 24 – for Flute, Oboe, Clarinet, Horn, Trumpet, Trombone, Violin, Viola and Piano (1934)
Nikos Skalkottas: Octet – or Flute, Oboe, Clarinet, Bassoon and Stringquartet (1931)
The master course Epoch_f is organised by the International Ensemble Modern Academy (IEMA) on behalf of the Foundation “Jugend musiziert Niedersachsen” in cooperation with EMCY and made possible by the Lower Saxony Foundation in cooperation with Allianz Kulturstiftung. The course is one of the training programmes of the Federal competition “Jugend musiziert”.