Conducting Masterclass
with Prof. Johannes Schlaefli

03.01.2021 – 09.01.2021
Sofia, Bulgaria
Application deadline: November 01, 2020.
Participants selected for the masterclass will be informed by November 10, 2020. The conducting masterclass is designed for professional conductors and advanced conducting students. The class will be taught by Prof. Johannes Schlaefli.

There will be a maximum of 10 active participants, each of whom will have podium time of approximately 110 minutes with the full orchestra.

The individual needs of each participant will be addressed during coachings on the orchestral podium, video analysis sessions, and class meetings. Conducting technique, presence in front of the orchestra, understanding of the score and rehearsal techniques will be explored both in individual lessons as well as in group meetings.

On the last day of the masterclass, there will be one recording session at which we provide the opportunity to create your own publicity video recording.

The organizer reserves the right to postpone or cancel the masterclass in case of force majeure or other unforeseeable circumstances such as governments restrictions related to the COVID-19 pandemic, travel bans, etc. The organizer will immediately notify participants of such changes and will refund the paid fee in fill in case of event cancelation. Participants may not assert any compensation claims for travel, visa, accommodation costs, etc.




Fotos Johannes Schlaefli by Rolf Maeder and Petar Naydenov