audition

Audition

2020 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

2020
Sep. 3 Arrival in Japan
Sep. 4 Travel from Tokyo to Okushiga
Sep. 5-10 Seminar in Okushiga, Nagano, Japan
Sep. 11 Concert at Yamanouchi Junior High School
Sep. 12 Concert at The Music Hall, Okushiga
Sep. 13 Travel to Tokyo, Rehearsal
Sep. 14 Concert at Kioi Hall, Tokyo
Sep. 15 Departure

◉Coaches

Sadao Harada (Cello), Yoshiko Kawamoto (Viola), Julien Szulman (Violin)
Tadashi Hori (Director), 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, 2020.

◉Audition date and venue

Date: April 17, 2020 (Fri)

Venue: Enokizaka Studio, Tokyo, 1-12-12, Akasaka, Minato-ku, Tokyo 107-0052
*Starting time for applicants will be informed separately.

◉Closing Date

March 31, 2020 (The)

◉Application

Please fill out application form and apply by March 31, 2020 (The).

→Application Form (Google form)

※ If google form is not available in your country, please contact to oicma@ozawa-academy.com.

◉Audition Repertoire

Violin ① J.S. Bach: Choose a Slow movements from Violin Solo sonatas or partitas. (Chaconne is excluded.)
      
② A piece of your choosing (including but not limited to concerto and solo sonata repertoire)
Viola ① Choose one Courante or Gigue from Solo suites for cello No. 1, 2, 3, 4, 6.
② Choose one Sarabande from Solo suites for cello No. 1, 2, 3, 4, 6.

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

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

Juries

Sadao Harada, Yoshiko Kawamoto, Julien Szulman, Tadashi Hori

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION

Ozawa International Chamber Music Academy Okushiga
Email: oicma@ozawa-academy.com