Discover and promote the new generations
creating contemporary music
Location : Milan (Italy)
Organized by: Ulysses Network

The third edition of the International Workshop for Young Composers organised by Divertimento Ensemble takes place in Bobbio (Northern Italy) and will welcome 10 young composers from all over the world.

During the workshop Divertimento Ensemble, conducted by Sandro Gorli, rehearses and performs the composers’ pieces, while the tutors Franck Bedrossian and Stefano Gervasoni shall discuss the scores and go deep into composition matters with the students.

Participants: Rachel Beja (Israel) Shiuan Chang (Taiwan) Mattia Clera (Italy) Georgia Koumara (Greece) Yu Kuwabara (Japan) Theocaris Papatrechas (Greece) Gabriele Rendina Cattani (Italy) Sergio Rodrigo Ribeiro Lacerda (Brazil) Eilo Tsukamoto (Japan) Maja Verlaak (Belgium) Jeremy Wexler (USA) Nicholas von Ritter-Zahony (Switzerland)


Some of the composers and performers have been selected in the framework of the ULYSSES-Journyes:

# composers of the ULYSSES Journeys:

– Georgia Koumará, born in Greece and living in Germany

– Eiko Tsukamoto, born in Japan an living in Germany

– Maya Verlaak, from Belgium;

# performers, recommended through the ULYSSES Network and participating in the workshop as guest members of the Divertimento Ensemble:

– Sarah Saviet, violin, born in the USA and living in Germany

– Clemens Gottschling, horn, from Germany

– Adrian Albaladejo Dìaz, trombone, from Spain Divertimento Ensemble is delighted to open our door to these young and clever musicians and share with them the interesting workshop that allow us to get acquainted with some of the best young composers on the world stage.


Further information here.

Location : Milan (Italy)