From Wednesday, 13 August, to Monday, 18 August 2014
This masterclass is intended for pupils, students and teachers of the recorder who would like to hone their skills as ensemble players. The programme will be centered on music for recorder ensemble of all levels of difficulty, and a stylistic range from the Middle Ages to the present day. The participants can bring their own repertoire; in this case they should add a list of desired pieces to their application and provide copies of the music. Otherwise, the repertoire will be suggested by the teacher.
The masterclass will start on Wednesday, 13 August 2014 at 3 pm, and will be concluded with the Final Participants Concert on Monday, 18 August 2014 at 6 pm.
Photo: Primož Černe
Please register until 7 July 2014 in order to allow arranging ensembles and their music in time. The fee for active participation is 230 € and includes tuition, material expenses and tickets for the three concerts of the Radovljica Festival taking place during the course. The fee for passive participation is 15 € a day.
The participants should organise their stay themselves. Information on accomodation possibilities is available on the website of the Radovljica Tourist Information Centre. POVEZAVA NA:
Applications until 7 July 2014 to:
Društvo ljubiteljev stare glasbe Radovljica, Linhartov trg 1, 4240 Radovljica
Marija Kolar, President
The application should include your name and surname, address, phone number, e-mail address, date of birth and a list of desired music. At the application you will be asked to pay the registration fee of 70 € as part of the tuition fee, and will pay the remaining 160 € at the start of the course.
Additional information from Mateja Bajt
Mateja Bajt studied the recorder with Hans Maria Kneihs at the Universität für Musik und darstellende Kunst in Vienna. In 1994 she graduated as a music teacher and three years later obtained a master's degree in concert performance, receiving a special award from the Austrian Ministry of Science and Research. In 1998 she completed extraordinary studies with an emphasis on chamber music and contemporary works. She collaborates with renowned musicians from Slovenia and abroad, giving concerts throughout Europe as soloist, member and leader of various ensembles. In 2003 she recorded A Portrait of Love, a CD of French baroque music which was received with critical acclaim in Slovenia, Germany and Austria. She regularly gives summer courses and seminars for recorded teachers and pupils. She designed study plans for undergraduate and graduate recorder programmes. For a number of years she has been teaching at the Ljubljana Conservatory of Music and Ballet and the Academy of Music where the recorder was introduced in 2009.