The Silkroad Summer Sessions are private masterclasses presented by violin-professor Rudolf Koelman for 6-8 selected young accomplished violinists.

Winterthur, Switzerland

June 23 - 28, 2022

„Beyond Technique Magic Starts"

Featuring Maestro SHLOMO MINTZ

Our team of violin professors provide an extensive schedule full of private lessons, coachings, workshops, 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 new studies.

Masterclass fee

CHF 1'250.00

This includes:

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2 x 60 min Private Lesson with Prof. Rudolf Koelman

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45 min Coaching Lesson with Prof. Koelman's Assistant

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One-Day Masterclass with Maestro Shlomo Mintz

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Workshop / Lecture with Italian Violin Maker Roberto Regazzi

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Mystery ? Guest Appearance

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10-15 min Solistic Performance for each participant at the final Concert

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5 Nights at Host Family (Shared Rooms)

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Full Board each day

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Private Practice Spaces

Masterclass Program:

23

Thursday

June

  • Arrival of Students in the Afternoon

  • Meeting Host Family

  • Dinner

24

Friday

June

  • Breakfast

  • Lessons / Practice

  • Lunch

  • Lessons / Practice

  • Dinner

25

Saturday

June

  • Breakfast

  • Lessons / Practice

  • Lunch

  • Lessons / Practice

  • Dinner

  • Mystery Guest Appearance

26

Sunday

June

  • Breakfast

  • 10:00 - 12:00 Masterclass with Maestro Shlomo Mintz

  • Lunch

  • 15:00 - 17:00 Masterclass with Maestro Shlomo Mintz

  • Dinner

27

Monday

June

  • Breakfast

  • Lessons / Practice / Workshop with Roberto Regazzi

  • Lunch

  • Coaching Lessons & Rehearsals for final Concert

  • 19:30 Concert (with String Ensemble accompaniment)

  • Dinner & Party

28

Tuesday

June

  • Breakfast

  • Departure of Students

Application Form

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