MASTERCLASS

STEFAN MILENKOVICH INTERNATIONAL VIOLIN MASTER CLASS

DUBROVNIK, CROATIA, July 19 - 25, 2017

**APPLICATION PERIOD IS NOW CLOSED**

 
 

**APPLICATION PERIOD IS NOW CLOSED**

COURSE DESCRIPTION

Welcome to the Stefan Milenkovich International Violin Master Class. This course will take place at the iconic Bunic - Caboga Summer Villa from the 16th century in the historic city of Dubrovnik, Croatia, July 19 - 25, 2017. The course includes three individual violin lessons, as well as six group violin lessons for each participant with violinist Stefan Milenkovich. Piano accompaniment is included in all lessons. On the last day of the course participants will perform a final concert at the main hall of the Bunic - Caboga Villa, which will be advertised and open to public. The final concert program will be selected from the course repertoire. Upon completion of the course each participant will receive a course certificate. 

APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS 

1. Submission of a CV or resume (800 characters max), including applicant's musical educational background, performance experience, and a list of any awards and accomplishments.

2. A video or audio recording of the applicant demonstrating his or her violin playing skills. All videos should be uploaded to YouTube and submitted in the application form via YouTube link. Please submit no more than three videos of contrasting works for violin, with total duration up to 15 min. For more information on how to upload a video to YouTube click HERE.

3. Payment of the required application fee.

APPLICATION DEADLINE

June 21, 2017.

APPLICATION FEE                                                                                                                                                                                           

A non-refundable application fee of €25 must be paid with credit card (Master Card or Visa) when submitting the application. This fee covers costs and administration for review of all applications, documents and recordings. 

AGE                                                                                                                                                                                                               

This course is primarily intended for college-level students. However, talented students under 18 years of age will be considered as well and must be accompanied by parent or guardian.

LANGUAGES

English, Italian, Croatian, Serbian.

SELECTION                                                                                                                                                                                           

Each element of an individual's application is evaluated carefully and compared to the overall applicant pool. The course management team evaluates candidates on the basis of the quality of playing in their provided recordings as well as resume information. All participants will be notified by email of the results on or before July 5, 2017. Space is limited.

COURSE FEE                                                                                                                                                                                                 

If selected, a non-refundable fee of €570 must be prepaid by July 10, 2017.

This fee includes:

  • three individual violin lessons with Stefan Milenkovich and piano accompaniment (60 min. each)
  • six group violin lessons with Stefan Milenkovich and piano accompaniment (60 min. each)
  • shuttle transfer Dubrovnik Airport - Inter University Centre Dubrovnik - Dubrovnik Airport
  • daily shuttle transfer Inter University Centre Dubrovnik - Bunic Caboga Summer Villa - Inter University Centre Dubrovnik

ACCOMODATION

Course participants will have the accommodation provided at the newly remodeled Inter University Centre Dubrovnik. Rooms can be booked on either single or double/shared basis occupancy. Each room is fully equipped with Air Condition, free Wi-Fi, and a private bathroom. The accommodation fee is €350 (shared double room) and €450 (single room), and includes: 

  • 8 night accommodation (July 18 - 26, 2017) at the Inter University Centre Dubrovnik
  • breakfast and early dinner
  • (optional) participants can choose to opt-out of the accommodation in the Inter University Centre and provide their own accommodation at Dubrovnik City during the course days. However, the management team kindly reminds participants that the course is being held during the high season of tourism in Dubrovnik and they should be aware of limited availability as well as the high prices of accommodation in this period. 

Note: The full payment, both the course fee and the accommodation fee (unless the participant chooses to opt-out of the accommodation at IUC) must be received by the due date - July 10, 2017, otherwise the student will not be able to participate in the Master Class.

CONTACT

Feel free to address any questions to: stefanmilenkovich.masterclass@gmail.com