Master Classes

Master Course for Conductors

The Peter Eötvös Contemporary Music Foundation announces a master course for conductors between 24-30 November, 2019, in Budapest (Hungary).

The call is open for conductors of all nationalities. Age limit for active conductors is 35 years, observers are accepted without age limit. The course is suitable for advanced students and professionals with special interest in contemporary music repertoire.

Peter Eötvös, conductor and composer (Hungary)
Gregory Vajda, conductor and composer (Hungary)
Guest: Hanspeter Kyburz, composer (Switzerland)

Ensemble to be announced.
Language of the course: English, German, French, Hungarian
Venue: Budapest Music Center (1093 Budapest, Mátyás u. 8.)

Course program for conductors:
Consultations, rehearsals and concert, conductor camera recording during concert and concert recording.

Luciano Berio: Folk Songs
Luciano Berio: O King
Hanspeter Kyburz: Réseaux
Donghoon Shin: new composition for ensemble
Mikel Urquiza: new composition for ensemble

Thorough and detailed knowledge of all works is a requirement of active participation. Each participant must provide his/her own scores of Berio and Kyburz pieces, the foundation provides the two new composition score.

More details and online application form are available at Peter Eötvös Foundation website:

Deadline: 30 September 2019