Workshop for string quartets

with Béla Quartet


Submission period

Mon Jan 21 at 5 AM UTC

End of submission period

Mon Apr 1 at 9:59 PM UTC

Results date

Fri Apr 5 at 4 PM UTC
Since 30 years, ProQuartet professionnal training and support programme offers to assist French and international string quartets and chamber music ensembles.
The programme consists in interpretation courses given by the finest musicians on the repertoire (from the classical period to the 21st century), with courses in Paris and Lyon and academies in regions of France.

Workshop with Béla Quartet is organized as a part of ManiFeste-2019 – IRCAM From Saturday, 15 to Friday, 21 June 2019

Every quartet chooses one piece (with electronic or acoustic) among the following list:

With electronic
Kaija Saariaho : « Nymphea » (1987), 18’, édition Wilhelm Hansen
Jonathan Harvey : quatuor n° 4 (2003), 36’, édition Faber Music
Marco Stroppa : « Spirali » (1988), 22’, édition Ricordi

Helmut Lachenmann : Quatuor n° 1 « Gran Torso », édition Breitkopf und Härtel
György Ligeti : Quatuor n° 1 « Métamorphoses Nocturnes », édition Schott
György Ligeti: Quatuor n° 2, édition Schott
Henri Dutilleux : « Ainsi la Nuit », édition Heugel
François Bernard Mâche : « Eridan », édition Durand
Ruth Crawford Seeger : « String Quartet 1931 », édition Merion Music
Meredith Monk : « Stringsongs », édition Boosey and Hawkes
Jonathan Harvey : Quatuors n°2 and 3, édition Faber Music
Kevin Volans : Quatuors n° 1, 2, or 3, édition Chester Music Intended for: string quartets (maximum 4)

Tuition fee: 540€ per musician (9 hours) - grant available

Deadline for application: as soon as possible and not after April 1st, 2019
Applicants will be informed about acceptation before April 5, 2019

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