KONRAD VON ABEL (DIRECTOR)
21 JUNE - 4 JULY 2009
In collaboration with:
Muntenia Philharmonic Targoviste and the University of Music Bucharest, under the patronage of the Romanian Ministry of Culture
The course is based on Sergiu Celibidache's "Phenomenology of Music". Konrad von Abel was the artistic assistant to Sergiu Celibidache at the Munich Philharmonic for more than 10 years. The course is not only for conductors but for anyone seeking a gateway to the intrinsic laws of music.
Muntenia Philharmonic, Targoviste
There will be accepted 12 active participants. The number of audience members is unlimited!
The class will be held in English.
The class will be divided in 2 stages:
Sunday, June 21 Thursday, June 26
General aspects of the teachings of Sergiu Celibidache on «Musical Phenomenology». Discovering the natural arm's weight in conducting as the foundation for communicating univocal musical impulses. Conducting exercises with piano and string quartet work covering the course repertoire.
Saturday, June 27 - Monday, June 29
Rehearsals and concert with Maestro Konrad von Abel followed by lessons.
Tuesday, June 30 Saturday, July 4
Work with Orchestra. Two sessions (3 and 2 hours) a day followed by debriefing session. Each active participant will work ca 20 minutes a day with the orchestra.
J. Haydn, Symphony No. 104 in D major
L. v. Beethoven, Symphony No. 1 in C major
L. v. Beethoven, Symphony No. 5 in C minor
R. Schumann, Symphony No. 2 in C major
C. M. von Weber, Der Freischütz (Overture)
All participants are expected to be well prepared. The active participants should be able to conduct by heart.
Enhuberstrasse 6-8 Rgb.
D - 80333 München
Tel 089 - 52 20 81
Fax 089 - 52 54 11
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