Chamber Music Academy

Director Marco Zuccarini
The Professors

The Triennial Chamber Music Course is for instrumental and vocal groups with or without pianoforte. Single students are accepted, they may possibly be combined together.

DATES AND DOCUMENTS FOR THE ADMISSION EXAM

The Admission exam is an audition, its program must include the performance of:
– a solo piece for the single applicant;
– an important Chamber Music piece.
In order to pass on to the following year, passing exam is required every year. It will include:
– Probation year
• A concert program lasting t at least 70 minutes.
– First year
• A concert program lasting at least 90 minutes.
– Second year
• A concert program lasting at least 90 minutes.
– Diploma exam
• a concert program  lasting at least 90 minutes.
Repertoire that have already been presented during the previous years may be used in the Final exam, but not more than one third.

CLASSES/ATTENDANCE
Students are granted 1,5 class hours every monthly meeting, for a total of 12 class hours a year.
All the students’ presence is strongly recommended, even during classes not of their own.
The main teacher chooses programs and teaching methods and he/she may distance at any time those students who don’t show diligence and commitment (those will be refunded of a possible unused tuition fee).

TUITION FEE:
– Each member of the group: € 1000 a year
The payment will be set as follows:
First fee expiring 15th October each academic year
Second fee expiring 15th February each academic year