Lac Léman Music Masterclasses
Written or telephone inquiries can be directed to the secretariat:

Ryo Pittier
Office Pittier
Place de l'Etrier 4
1224 Chêne-Bougeries

Phone: +41 (0) 22 348 69 25
Mobile: +41 (0) 79 628 98 39


Lac Léman Music Masterclasses 2017

Date and time:

14th of October 2017 15:00h to 21st of October 2017


Centre de Musique Hindemith at Blonay, Switzerland. Blonay is located near Montreux and Vevey at the
Lac Léman; there is a small train from Vevey going up to Blonay.


19th of October 2017 at 20:30h, Hôtel des Trois Couronnes, 1800 Vevey
21st of October 2017 at 19:00h, Conservatoire de Musique de Genève

Dress code for the concert
Men: black shirt + black pants + black socks + black shoes
Women: black dress, black shirt + black skirt/pants


• Mihaela Martin - violin
• Boris Kuschnir - violin
• Nobuko Imai - viola
• Frans Helmerson - cello
• Daniel Austrich - chamber music

Teaching concept:

Individual coaching for mastery of your instrument


6 per teacher, admission by discretion of the teachers


Masterclasses will be given by the teachers every morning; every student will get four individual lessons
of 45 minutes each. There will be rehearsals with the teachers in the afternoons to study
a work for chamber orchestra to be presented at the Geneva concert.
During the day and in the evenings chamber music coaching by Daniel Austrich, member of the
Michelangelo String Quartet.
Anybody who wants to play chamber music for fun in the spare time, please bring the music.
Provisional Course Schedule


CHF 1200 (covering the masterclasses, room and board, applicable for students below the age of 26).
CHF 1400 for students over the age of 26.
For reserving a place in the masterclasses, students must send a non-refundable advance payment of CHF 300 (CHF 400 for students over the age of 26) to the Association LLMM by bank transfer the latest until 1st of August 2017. The remainder in the amount of CHF 900 (CHF 1000 for students over the age of 26) must be paid the latest by 31st of August 2017. Students making bank transfers from outside Switzerland are asked to add CHF 5 to each transfer made for the purpose of covering the banking fees incurred by Association LLMM.

All payments are to be effected to the following account:

Bank name: Banque Cantonale de Fribourg • Boulevard de Pérolles 1 • 1701 Fribourg • Switzerland
BIC: BEFRCH22 • IBAN: CH30 0076 8300 1244 1540 9 • Acount name: Association LLMM
Address: c/o Prof. Pierre Tercier • ch. Guillaume-Ritter 5 • 1700 Fribourg • Switzerland

Cancellation of registrations for the masterclasses must be in writing and can only be accepted until
31st of August 2017. Thereafter, the course fee remains payable in full, independent of the student's
participation in the course.
The Association LLMM does not assume any liability for any impairment of health or damages to property suffered by students in connection with their participation in the masterclasses.
By signing up for the masterclasses each student agrees that photographs or videos / recordings of the masterclasses may be taken for non-commercial purposes.
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