At International Conducting Masterclasses, we strive to provide all of the resources necessary for conductors of both today and tomorrow to become masters of orchestral direction behind the podium.
Our masterclasses are led by our knowledgeable and highly qualified tutors, of whom have decades of experience, across countries and continents, leading some of the most prolific orchestras in modern history. We also work closely with numerous professional orchestras and in our meticulously built and acoustically beautiful theaters.
Through our workshops you will develop the essential skills and resources for a career in conducting.
Send in your application today and reserve your spot behind the podium, in front of the orchestra, and beneath the open curtains.
6-day orchestral conducting masterclass with
Maestro Lior Shambadal(Berlin, Germany) and the Moravian Philharmonic Orchestra.
Maestro Lior Shambadal is the Principal conductor of the Berliner Symphoniker (since 1997), he was the principal conductor of the RTV Slovenia Symphony Orchestra, the principal conductor of the Haifa Symphony Orchestra. Maestro gives master classes for conductors in Canada, Italy, Berlin and other states, in which the participants learn critical aspects of conducting, studying the score, musical analysis and conducting technique.
Program: (The large symphony orchestra - 60 musicians)
We are happy to offer you 6-day orchestral conducting masterclass with Maestro Alim Shakh (Principal conductor of St. Petersburg State Conservatory Opera and Ballet Theatre, Principal conductor of the Novosibirsk Philharmonic Chamber Orchestra) and the Moravian Philharmonic Orchestra.
Maestro Shakh was taught by famous Russian conductors and teachers - Fyodor Kozlov (1927–2003) and Ilya Musin (1904–1999), he maintains and spreads traditions of St. Petersburg Rimsky-Korsakov State Conservatory.
The Conducting Masterclass will include both orchestral rehearsals and individual conducting lessons and will culminate in the dress rehearsal and a final concert.
There is no age limit for participation.
Program: I. Stravinsky - Pulcinella (suite, 1922) (Boosey and Hawkes) J. Brahms - Symphony № 1 in C minor, Op. 68 (Simrock) P. Tchaikovsky - Piano Concerto No. 1 in B-flat minor, Opus 23 (Breitkopf) M. Mussorgsky - Night on Bald Mountain, (symphonic poem, 1867) (Kalmus)
The recent conducting masterclass with the North Bohemian Symphony Orchestra, click to see Photo Archive.
Charles Olivieri Munroe is the artistic director & principal conductor of the Cracow Philharmonic Orchestra (since 2015). He is concurrently chief conductor with Philharmonie Südwestfalen in Germany since 2011 and holds the position of honorary chief conductor with the North Czech Philharmonic Orchestra with whom he has been associated since 1997, Regular Guest conductor with Bangkok Symphonic Orchestra and Moscow Philharmonic Orchestra, Docent conducting faculty in the Academy of Performing Arts in Prague.
The masterclass will take place from 13th to 18th August 2017 in Karlovy Vary (Karlsbad). Czech Republic. Program: B. Smetana - My Country ( Má Vlast ) J. Brahms - Symphony No.2 F. Liszt - Les Preludes P. Tchaikovsky - Rococo Variations (cello) J. Strauss - Die Fledermaus Overture W.A. Mozart - The Magic Flute Overture
The recent conducting masterclass with the Karlovy Vary Symphony Orchestra, click to see Photo Archive.
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News-Blog Posted on March 8, 2017 11-16 June 2017. Masterclass with Maestro Alim Shakh .
I. Stravinsky. P. Tchaikovsky. M. Mussorgsky. J. Brahms, Symphony № 1 in C minor, Op. 68 ... read more Posted on December 19, 2016
Overview of the conducting masterclass, 3 -8 April 2017
6-day International Conducting Masterclass with Maestro Martin Sieghart (Austria) and the Symphony Orchestra of the North Bohemian Opera and Ballet Theatre (Czech Republic) ... read more Posted on December 10, 2016 Summer-2017 Choral Workshop for Orchestral Conductors
Choral Workshop for Orchestral Conductors with Maestro Martin Sieghart (Austria). Read more about Maestro Martin Sieghart. ... read more
3-8 April 2017., Ústí nad Labem. Czech Republic. Maestro Martin Sieghart
Program: Haydn, Mozart. Beethoven. Brahms, Smetana.
21- 26 January 2017., Olomouc. Czech Republic. Maestro Alim Shakh
Program: D. Shostakovich, S. Prokofiev,P. Tchaikovsky, S. Rachmaninoff, A. Dvořak.
5 -10 November 2016., Marienbad. Czech Republic. Maestro Alim Shakh
Program: Mozart, Rachmaninoff, Kalinnikov.
22- 26 August 2016., Karlovy Vary. Czech Republic. Maestro Shambadal
Program: J. Brahms, P. I. Tchaikovsky, F. Mendelssohn.
7 -11 June 2016., Olomouc. Czech Republic. Maestro A.Shakh
Program: L. Beethoven, 7th symphony, S. Rachmaninoff, Symphonic dances, N. Rimsky-Korsakov, Sheherazade.
4 -12 Apr 2016., Olomouc. Czech Republic. Moravian Philharmonic Orchestra
Program: C. Orff, Carmina Burana
22 - 30 January 2016., Ústí nad Labem. Maestro Guerassim Voronkov.Opera conducting.
Program: Il Trovatore (The Troubadour) by Giuseppe Verdi and Opera-gala concert.
22 - 30 January 2016., Ústí nad Labem. Marina Shaguch (vocal professor). Opera Singing Masterclass 16 - 20 November 2015, Marienbad. Maestro Charles Olivieri-Munroe.
Program: Mozart, Beethoven, Dvořak and Smetana.
26 June - 02 July 2015, Olomouc. Maestro Charles Olivieri-Munroe. Orchestral conducting
This masterclass includes pieces from the main repertoire of orchestral conducting, based on European and Russian classical music.
All the conducting masterclasses based on European classical and romantic music works with the famous profesors from around the world.