Master Classes

Kuvitus, piano ja kädet

Mänttä International Master Classes

 

In 2022 the Mänttä Music Festival organises two Master Classes.

Ian Bostridgen ja Saskia Giorgini – Lied Master Class for duos 4.8.2022

On the Lied Master Class 6 duos of voice and piano will be guided into lied music repertoire by world famous artists.
Audience is welcome to listen to the lessons (free of charge).

About the Master class:
-Lessons take place at Mänttä Club hall 4.8.2022 starting 10.30 AM.
-All participants have a possibility to practise at Koskela school on 4.8.2022.

How to apply:
-Sent the CV of both duo partners, chosen repertoire and a video of duo performing a song (English or German lied repertoire) as a youtube link to our email: mmjmasterclasses@gmail.com.
-Students of lied music and professional musicians can apply.
Application deadline is July 3, 2022. Chosen duos shall be informed by July 8, 2022.

 

the Nordic Piano Academy

Talented young pianists from Finland, Sweden and Norway participate on the Nordic Piano Academy Master Class. They have been selected to participate with scholarships to cover the course fees. The Nordic Piano Academy is organised in collaboration with the Youth Piano Academy Finland. Audience is welcome to listen to the Master Class and several concerts including the Master Class (listed below).

The Master Class teachers of 2022 are Graham Scott (United Kingdom), Johan Fröst (Sweden), Marina Pliassova (Norway), Peter Máté (Iceland), Erik T. Tawaststjerna (Finland), Hui-Ying Liu-Tawaststjerna (Finland) ja Niklas Pokki (Finland).

The Nordic Piano Academy in organised for the second time in 2022, during the Mänttä Music Festival. The Nordic Piano Academy has been supported by the Swedish-Finnish Cultural Foundation, the Finnish-Norwegian Cultural Foundation, the Finnish-Danish Cultural Foundation and the Icelandic-Finnish Cultural Foundation.

The Youth Piano Academy, Nuorten pianoakatemia in Finnish, is a special training program founded in 2013 with the support of the Finnish Cultural Foundation and the Jane and Aatos Erkko Foundation. Goal of the Youth Piano Academy is to support and build the future of Finnish piano tradition and education.

Read more: youthpianoacademy.com

Concerts of the Nordic Piano Academy

Sunday, July 31, 2022 at 15:00 pianist Graham Scott.
Organized in collaboration with the Nordic Piano Academy. Serlachius museum Gösta, Kivijärvi Hall. Concert is approx. 1 hour, no intermission. Free entry

Monday, August 1 at 13:00, a moment with Piano 1
Students of the Nordic Piano Academy perform. Serlachius museum Gösta, Kivijärvi Hall. Concert is approx. 15 minutes. Free entry.

Tuesday, August 2, at 13:00, a moment with Piano 2
Students of the Nordic Piano Academy perform. Serlachius museum Gösta, Kivijärvi Hall. Concert is approx. 15 minutes. Free entry.

Tuesday, August 2, at 15:30, The Festival Kick-off concert 
Students of the Nordic Piano Academy perform. Mänttä Club hall. Concert is approx. 90 minutes, no intermission. Free entry.

 

Additional information

mmjmasterclasses@gmail.com

the Lied Master class
Mirva Helske, +358 44 033 8448

the Nordic Piano Academy
Rebekka Angervo, +358 50 374 1211