Masterclass Apeldoorn - The Netherlands | 23 – 30 August 2018

The registration is open! The deadline for registration is Sunday, May 6. See below all important information and check the conditions on the registration form. If you register before 15 April, you will receive a €50 discount on the tuition fee. Applications should be accompanied by:

  • a short biography (max 200 words. NB more will NOT be published!)
  • a personal quote (max 70 words; why music, a special moment, favorite piece etc)
  • a photo (portrait format, not landscape; 2MB or more
  • a recent recording



  • Th 23 - arrival participants; dinner including students, host parents, teachers and staff
  • Fr 24 - start masterclasses *
  • Sa 25/Th 30 - daily lessons / rehearsels and several concerts (the exact program will follow soon!)
  • Fr 31 - informal farewell moment in the morning

* Philippe Graffin and his violin students will start and end a day earlier with the masterclasses. As off the concerts the program is joint again

NB Changes reserved!



  • one week of master classes, concerts and full board stay
  • lesson from top musicians
  • private lessons for at least 3 hours
  • option to register with a chamber music ensemble
  • concerts on location, from village church to concert hall, in Apeldoorn and surroundings
  • active participation in at least 1 concert
  • stay with involved host parents, with a passion for music
  • daily joint lunch (inclusive) with fellow students and musicians
  • 2x joint dinner with fellow students and musicians and once with the host parents
  • use of a bicycle for transport in Apeldoorn
  • free access to the concerts
  • an audio recording of (one of) the concerts and/or final performance
  • a local museum visit with a guided tour
  • place for 40 students (max 8 per instrument) and a few chamber music ensembles.



Participating in the Masterclass costs € 750,- for soloists and € 575,- for each member of a preformed ensemble. This includes the lessons, concerts, lodging and meals. NB If you register before 15 April, you receive a € 50,- discount, i.e. € 700,- for soloists and € 525,- for each ensemble member.