Participants in the masterclasses are divided into two categories: Active and Observer. The choice of participants is at the sole discretion of the class teacher. In all masterclasses a professional piano accompanist will be present.
At the conclusion of the masterclasses, each participant will receive a certificate. The most successful participants will have the chance to take part in the student concerts.
Application and payment
Fill in the application form online and pay the deposit (CHF 300) with credit card directly online, bank transfer or postal order.
Bank account details for bank transfer:
Name of the bank
Banca dello Stato del Cantone Ticino
SWIFT code: BSCTCH22
Account number 4267662/001.000.001
casella postale 722
The enrolment and the accommodation (if requested) will be confirmed only after having received the deposit. The fee will not be refunded in case of withdrawal. Refunds will be paid only if the class is cancelled by the organizers. The confirmation letter of the enrolment will be sent after having recieved the deposit. The rest of the course fee must be paid in full before the beginning of the masterclass either at the Festival Office with cash in Swiss francs or Euro (we do not accept any other currency), or before your arrival with credit card (VISA or MASTERCARD) through the link you will find on the confirmation letter.
Special offer: 10% discount on the course fee if you enrol before May 15, 2013 (date of payment)
Application deadline: June 15, 2013. After this date, possible only if places available
Individual active participant
As listener CHF 300.-
Active participant (10% discount until May 15, 2013) CHF 810.-
Active participant (standard price) CHF 900.-
If you enroll as an active participant, all chamber music lessons are included
Chamber music costs (total for all the members of the ensemble)
Duo CHF 1200.-
Trio CHF 1500.-
Quartet CHF 1600.-
Quintet CHF 1750.-
Lodging in modern students’ house with full board
Arrival 15/07 - Departure 28/07 CHF 800.- per persona
Camber music ensemble
The course fees for existing chamber music groups are the same as the fees of the course of Chamber Music with Piano.
Rights of active participants
Enrolled active participants are entitled to:
active participation to the chosen masterclass;
ctive participation in chamber music lessons and concerts (for the concerts only on the recommendation of the masterclass teacher or of the artistic director);
active participation in orchestra activities and concerts (if available);
active participation in the concerts dedicated to participants which take place in different areas (only on the recommendation of the masterclass teacher or of the artistic director);
free entrance to all Ticino Musica concerts;
free use of all studying rooms, instruments and material at the express disposal of the participants;
free participation in complementary courses;
service fee for hotel booking.
Rights of listener participants
Listeners are entitled to free entrance to all courses and concerts.
External Hotel booking: the organisers undertake to find accommodation corresponding as closely as possible to the requests of the participants. Accommodation is possible in the following categories:
A – two/three-star-hotel (CHF 90)
B – one/two-star-hotel (CHF 60)
C – youth hostel (CHF 35-45 – limited places)
The prices are approximate, per person, per day, (two- or three-bed rooms). Single rooms, if available, cost about 30-50% more.
Exact conditions for each reservation will be confirmed separately. Hotel reservations will be made only after having recieved the deposit.
Full board service
Meals will be available in Lugano. Tickets can be bought at the Ticino Musica Office in Lugano at the price of CHF 12.
Enrolment to the courses implies full acceptance of these terms of participation. In the event of any disputes, the terms of participation in the Italian language shall be legally binding.
Participants waive all rights to initiate legal proceedings against the Festival.
For matters not explicitly specified in the terms of participation, we refer to Swiss law and especially to the Swiss Code of Obligations and the laws governing the specific matter. The present rules of participation can be changed for organisational reasons; already enrolled participants will be informed about the changes.