audition

Audition

2019 Ozawa International Chamber Music Academy Okushiga

Audition Information

Since we first started teaching chamber music performance in Okushiga Kogen, Nagano, more than 20 years has passed, and an intensive chamber music seminar will be held this summer as well, along with three concerts in Okushiga and in Tokyo. At this audition, we would like to see young talented musicians who want to learn chamber music at the Ozawa International Chamber Music Academy Okushiga.

Seminar Schedule

2019
July 18 Arrival in Japan
July 19 Travel from Tokyo to Okushiga
July 20-26 Seminar in Okushiga, Nagano, Japan
July 27 Concert at The Music Hall, Okushiga
July 28 Rehearsal for the Tokyo concert
July 29 Concert at Yamanouchi Junior High School, Nagano, Travel to Tokyo
July 30 Rehearsal at Kioi Hall, Tokyo
July 31 Concert at Kioi Hall, Tokyo
August 1 Departure

Coaches

Sadao Harada (Cello), Yoshiko Kawamoto (Viola), Julien Szulman (Violin)
Tadashi Hori (Advisor), Seiji Ozawa

◉Tuition and other expenses for the seminar

Tuition is free.
The Academy covers necessary expenses such as one round-trip economy airfare to/from Tokyo, local transportation in Japan, accommodations and meals during the period.
However expenses for attending the audition is on your own.

Qualification Requirements

Violin, Viola and Cello players between the ages of 16 and 29 as of April 1, 2019.

◉Audition date and place

February 28, 2019
At Enokizaka Studio, Tokyo, 1-12-12, Akasaka
Minato-ku, Tokyo 107-0052
*Starting time for applicants will be informed separately.

◉Deadline for Application

February 21, 2019

Application

Please fill out application form and apply by sending e-mail to oicma@ozawa-academy.com before February 21, 2019.

Audition Information for print

→Application form Excel / PDF

◉Audition Repertoire

Violin ① J.S. Bach: Violin Solo sonata No.1 BWV1001, I. Adagio and II. Fuga: Allegro
      
② A piece of your choosing (including but not limited to concerto and solo sonata repertoire)
Viola ① Choose Fast and Slow movements from Solo sonatas, partitas or suites.

② A piece of your choosing (including but not limited to concerto and solo sonata repertoire)
Cello ① J.S. Bach: Choose one from Solo suite Sarabande from No.1,2,3,4,6 and Armande from No.6

② A piece of your choosing (including but not limited to concerto and solo sonata repertoire)

Juries

Sadao Harada, Yoshiko Kawamoto and others

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION

Ozawa International Chamber Music Academy Okushiga
Forest Seijo 3F, 5-8-17, Seijo, Setagaya-ku Tokyo JAPAN 157-0066
Tel: +81-3-3484-3500
Email: oicma@ozawa-academy.com