The Silkroad Summer Sessions are private masterclasses presented by violin-professor Rudolf Koelman for 6 - 12 selected young accomplished violinists.

„Beyond Technique Magic Starts"

We regret to inform that this years masterclass is cancelled, due to the Coronavirus and all the travel restrictions.

We are sorry for any inconvenience and we hope to see as many as possible participants in 2021! The location and date will be announced as soon as possible.

Southern Kefalonia, Greece

June 14 – June 24


Our team of violin professors provide an extensive schedule full of private lessons, coachings, workshops, excursions, discussions, asking questions and finding answers.

It will be the ideal environment and time of the year to prepare for upcoming competitions, auditions, performances, examinations or studies.

The Masterclass Program includes:


3 x 60 min Private Lessons with Prof. Rudolf Koelman


2 x 60 min Coaching Lessons with an Assistant of Prof. Koelman


1 x 4 - 5 hrs Class Lesson with Prof. Ingolf Turban (Munich - Germany)


1 x Lecture, Workshop or Class Lesson with  ?  mystery guest


1 x 15 min Performance at the final Gala Concert

This also includes:


2-Person shared Studios, each with Bathroom, small Kitchen and Balcony


Breakfast & Dinner


Private Practice Space for all Participants


Local Transportation on the Island of Kefalonia


1-Day Excursion

The Silkroad Summer Sessions are proudly supported by:

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Rudolf Koelman and GrofDesign