Classes

Short of cash? Here is the scholarship!

Any student who does not have the financial means to participate in the Festival is given the opportunity to apply for a scholarship via km@gitarre-nuertingen.de. For the application is needed

  1. a cover letter with request for scholarship including personal thoughts about why the applicant is in need of a scholarship
  2. a short video (5-10 min) of any track of guitar music
  3. Income statement (personal or that of parents)
  4. Description about houshold status (how many people have to be supported etc.)

Conditions:

  1. Participant's age between 18 and 25 years
  2. Participants has to be enrolled at a Music school
  3. Professional classical guitar education for at least 2 years

Among the applicants up to two students will be selected whose participation (festival ticket, accomodation, food) including travel expenses will be sponsored.

Still questions? Contact km@gitarre-nuertingen.de!


View the Festival Program (German) and the Time Table of the classes (subject to change).
As of: 12/12/2017

 All-inclusive "active"

 4 master classes
 8 overnight stays plus breakfast and lunch
 Free entry to all concerts and lectures
 Free participation in all ensembles and workshops, mainly in groups
 Free participation in competition

EUR 695,- | students EUR 595,-
 Extra charge for single room:   EUR 144,-

 EUR 50.-  Discount accommodation in Hotel Vetter!

 Limited capacities of rooms

 All-inclusive "passive"  8 overnight stay plus breakfast and lunch
 Free entry to all concerts and lectures
 Free participation in competition

 EUR 565,- 
 Extra charge for single room:   EUR 144,-

 EUR 50.-  Discount accommodation in Hotel Vetter!

 Limited capacities of rooms

"Young Talents"

 For young, talented guitarists aged between 10 and 18 years
 Ensemble workshop and single lessons
 Free participation in Junior-Competition
 Versatile activities during free-time
 Free entry to all concerts
 Around-the-clock supervision plus full board catering in a double room
 From Sunday 29. July to Sunday, 5. August

 EUR 590,-
 Class 1  4 master classes for soloists and ensembles
 Free entry to all concerts and lectures
 Free participation in competition
 EUR 280,-
 Class 2  Passive participation in classes and discounted concert ticket prices  EUR 100,-
 Class 3  Festival ensemble with Helmut Oesterreich and Mandy Bahle
 Approx. 25 participants will rehearse a program that will be presented in an afternoon
 EUR 150,-
 Class 4 Alfred Eickholt: "Guitar Basics" – instrumental techniques for beginners and advanced players, with didactic comments, on 30.07., 31.07., 2.08. and 4.08. from 5.30 pm to 6.30 pm plus 2 individual lessons by arrangement.  EUR 150,-
 Class 5  Michael Langer "Fingerstyle – Pop & Jazz on classical guitar"
 workshop and single lessons
 Participants may join in Michael Langer's concert
 EUR 150,-
 Class 6

Amir John Haddad, workshop „Technique & Emotion in Flamenco” August 3rd, morning and afternoon

Flamenco-specific techniques and musical forms, hand posture, relaxation and lightness, breathing, interpretation, speed and sound are some of the important contents of this course. The “toque libre” (free play) as well as the "toque a compás” (rhythmic playing), will be referred to. These forms of interpretation are explained based on the “ Minera ” and the " Buleria ”.

 EUR 65,-
 Class 7

Badi Assad, Musik of Badi, workshop August 4th, 1.00 – 3.30 pm

In her workshop, Badi shares her creative and spiritual approach to music: music can be listened to and felt in a variety of ways. Voice and body are used and rhythms experienced. Creative freedom is the state in which improvisations and compositions arise full of life.

 EUR 50,-

 Kurs 8

Danilo Cabaluz, workshop „South American Guitar“, Monday, July 30th, and Wednesday, August 1st, mornings

The rhythms and dances of folk music in Latin America can be found in the compositions of Villa-Lobos, Ginastera, Lauro, Barrios and others. The workshop will introduce the most important rhythms and dances and give practical hints on the typical playing techniques with which the Latin-American repertoire of classical guitar can be worked out.

 EUR 65,-
 Daily ticket  Passive participation in classes and discounted concert ticket price for one day  EUR 15,-

 

 Class 3 to 8: For multiple bookings of workshops we will allow a discount of 20% on every additional workshop.

 Concert ticket prices will be deducted in any case.