PIANO IN THE CONTEMPORARY REPERTOIRE
CALL FOR YOUNG PERFORMERS
TEACHER: MARIA GRAZIA BELLOCCHIO
TUTOR: STEFANO GERVASONI
Milan, Fabbrica del Vapore
November 2019 – May 2020
Application deadline: October 1, 2019
STRUCTURE OF THE COURSE
The course will foresee eight meetings (two days each, on Saturdays and Sundays) from November 2019 to May 2020 and is dedicated both to the piano and chamber production of Stefano Gervasoni and to the repertoire of the second half of the Twentyth century and contemporary proposed by the students.
Each student will be offered 8 individual lessons, each on one hour.
The repertoire studied will be performed at two concerts in Milan on May 24th within Divertimento Ensemble’s 2020 Rondò Season, and will be replicated in other Italian cities.
All the selected musicians will participate in the concerts.
A further concert in cooperation with the Call for Young Performers organized by IDEA, voice course (held by Alda Caiello) and saxophone course (held by Mario Marzi), with a repertoire specifically written by young composers selected by our Academy will be performed on 3 May 2020 within Divertimento Ensemble’s 2020 Rondò Season.
A concert dedicated to the music for piano and voice of John Cage, in cooperation with the Call for Young Performers voice course, will be performed in October 2020, within Divertimento Ensemble’s 2020 Rondò Season.
APPLICATION AND SELECTION
Application is open to musicians of any nationality, born after 1st january 1985.
Applications to participate must be submitted no later than October 1, 2019 filling in the form available online at the following:
In the enrollment form you’ll be asked to attach:
– copy of ID paper,
– a curriculum vitae (pdf),
– her/his own repertoire of music of the 1900s to nowadays,
– the list of compositions object of the study (among the proposed repertoire)
– other eventual compositions that could be object of study during the masterclass,
– link to an audio or video registration (if any) of the candidate’s performance of works in line with the repertoire of the course.
Filled in the application form you’ll be addressed to the PayPal page to pay the enrollment fee of € 30 (this fee will only be reimbursed in case the course is cancelled).
Alternatevely, should Pay Pal payment be not possible, you may proceed to bank transfer as follows: IBAN
Candidates will be selected on the basis of the documentation submitted. The result of the selection will be communicated to all applicants by email no later than 7 October 2019. A maximum number of 10 students will be selected for admission.
Participants: € 300 (piano solo), € 400 (duo), € 450 (trio) to be paied within 15 October 2019
Observers: € 100 to be paied within 15 October 2019
Monografic Course – STEFANO GERVASONI
Repertoire for piano solo
Prés – I
I. Pré ludique – II. Pré lubrique – III. Pré public – IV. Prémisse – V. Précipice – VI. Prémices
Prés – II
VII. Précieux – VIII. Prétentieux – IX. Pernicieux – X. Pré épuré – XI. Pré carré – XI. Pré paré
Prés – III
XIII. Prétérit – XIV. Pré d’après – XV. Pressenti – XVI. Pré d’avant – XVII. Prédicatif – XVIII. Pré de près
Studio di disabitudine
Sonatinexpressive for violin and piano
Adagio ghiacciato from Mozart, KV 356 for toy-piano and violin
Further suggested repertoire
Repertoire for piano solo
Pascal Dusapin, Études, for piano
Tristan Murail, Territoires de l’oubli
Salvatore Sciarrino, Sonate
Beat Furrer, Studie
Franco Donatoni, Rima
Jonathan Harvey, Tombeau de Messiaen
Michael Jarrell, Lied ohne Worte, for violin, cello and piano
Varga Bálint Ligaturája, for violin, cello and piano
Tre pezzi op. 14e, for violin and piano
Schatten, for cello and piano
Undici danze per la bella Verena, for violin and piano
Treis, for violin, cello and piano
Gran duo, for cello and piano
Fili, for flute and piano
Le fou à pattes bleues, for flute and piano
Presto, per for flute and piano