Early Music Winter Weekend
January 18-19, 2020
A short, deep dive into the Early Music Department of the Conservatorium van Amsterdam
Are you considering studying Early Music at one of the leading Conservatories in the world?
Do you want to experience what it really means to study at the Conservatorium van Amsterdam Early Music Department?
Then attend the EMWW for:
* demonstration lessons and masterclasses by our dedicated teaching team
* meeting other musicians and trying out our extensive collection of early instruments
* introductions to and discussions on Early Music topics
All instrumentalists and singers are welcome.
Download the full programme of the weekend
Historical Performance Practice
This year's EMWW focuses especially on Historical Performance Practice: Peter Van Heughen en Johan Hofmann will present this in a very practical and demonstrative way. The participants are invited to take part and contribute to the discussions and workshops!
Come to our Early Music Winter Weekend and find out how the CvA early music community is connected to the other CvA departments and to the music world outside.
The following teachers will give lessons and masterclasses:
Antoinette Lohmann Baroque violin & viola
Maggie Urquhart violone
Nicolas Isabelle natural trumpet
Kris Verhelst harpsichord
Olga Pashchenko fortepiano
Peter Van Heyghen introduction to Historical Performance Practice
Johan Hofman workshops on improvisation and basso continuo playing