Saturday 22nd July 2017 - Sunday 30th July 2017
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Aberystwyth Arts Centre
Aberystwyth SY23 3DE
Solo violin tutor: Sigyn Fossnes
An intensive week of violin study with tutor Sigyn Fosnes. The course will include daily warm-up/technique time for all, individual and small group lessons, daily performance class with accompanist for everyone. There will also be plenty of time for individual practice and performance opportunities in various showcase concerts.
Violinist Sigyn Fossnes is associate professor at Barratt Due Institute of Music, Norway. She teaches both young talents and students, and her students have received a great numbers of awards and prices. She is also co-leader for “Valdres sommersymfoni”, the Norwegian music summer school. She was educated as a violinist from the Norwegian State Academy and Guildhall School of Music and Drama, London, studying with Prof. Detlef Hahn. She was former a violinist in Stavanger Symphony Orchestra, but in recent years she has performed with her Ensemble Ernst and colleague pianists. Her first solo-CD, and Quartet-CD was both nominated to the Norwegian award “Spelemannprisen”, and in 2005 she received from the Norwegian Composer Society the award: “Performer of the year”.
The cost of the course is £595 which includes a pass to all concerts during MusicFest. Early bird discounts are available on all courses booked before 28th February. Bursaries are available for all students in full-time education.
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