Master Course: epoch_f international 2020

Master Course in Contemporary Music with Ensemble Modern Members from October 23rd to November 2nd, 2020 at Landesmusikakademie Niedersachsen, Wolfenbüttel, Germany

During the master course epoch_f 2020, winners of national and international music competitions for young musicians rehearse 21st and 20th-century works in individual, group and tutti sessions, working with the internationally renowned musicians of Ensemble Modern and the conductor Lucas Vis. The master course offers an opportunity to decipher unknown scores, practice playing techniques typical of New Music, and gradually shaping a new sound experience together with the ensemble. In addition, participatns have the opportunity to receive instrumental lessons focusing on one selected solo piece. A selection of the course repertoire will be presented to the public during the final concerts in Wolfenbüttel, Hannover and Prague.


Furthermore, participants receive the unique opportunity of playing side by side with the professional Ensemble Modern musicians and staging larger ensemble works together. The daily rhythm workshop with the percussion docent and training sessions in moderation and stage presence round out the course offerings. The Master Course will take place at Wolfenbüttel (October 23rd - November 2nd) .