Berliner Philharmoniker invites young conductors, composers, stage directors & music educators to apply 14 June latest !

June 11, 2015 in All Opportunities, Composers, Other Opportunity by newmusicscotland

Berliner Philharmoniker invites young conductors, composers, stage directors & music educators to apply 14 June latest !

Young conductors, composers, choral conductors, stage directors and music educators from Germany, the UK and France are invited to apply for the International Community Arts Academy.

The project

The Monster in the Maze is a new children’s opera by the English composer Jonathan Dove and will be realised in Berlin, London and Aix-en-Provence, conducted by Sir Simon Rattle and with the community chorus led by choral conductor Simon Halsey.

The three productions – organised by different creative teams – will be accompanied in each country by the participants of the International Community Arts Academy.

Who should apply ?

This course is suited for young conductors, composers, choral conductors, stage directors and music educators who :
have worked already to some extent in the field of participatory musical performance, or music education and outreach;
have a keen interest to develop their careers in this field;
have not necessarily worked as part of productions run by professional arts organisations to date;
are prepared to participate actively in discussions and workshops surrounding the three performances as part of this course;
are resident in the UK, Germany and France.
Are you interested to learn more or apply ? Download the call here ! Applications are accepted until 14 June latest (extended deadline).