Second edition Harpsichord Intensive

11 February 2019

From 24 to 27 February, the Early Music Department of the Royal Conservatoire The Hague organizes the second edition of its Harpsichord Intensive. The entire harpsichord faculty will be present and will be joined by various guests (many of them alumni) for 4 days of concerts, lecture-demonstrations and masterclasses.

At the end of February, the Early Music Department of the Royal Conservatoire The Hague organizes the second edition of its Harpsichord Intensive. The entire harpsichord faculty will be present and will be joined by various guests (many of them alumni) for 4 days of concerts, lecture-demonstrations and masterclasses. A very diverse program is offered where a spectrum of repertoire and instruments will be studied in a constant dialogue of teachers and students. Join the fascinating universe of Early Keyboard Instruments.

The masterclasses and lectures will take place at the Royal Conservatoire (Juliana van Stolberglaan 1), while the concerts will be hosted by the Waalse Kerk in The Hague (Noordeinde 25). The closing concert will be given by the active participants of the masterclasses.

Programme

Sunday, February 24

17.00-18.15 hrs - Opening concert (teachers and guests), program to be announced (Waalse Kerk The Hague) - doors open at 16.30 hrs, tickets available only in advance at the KC ticket shop

Monday, February 25

10.00-12.30 hrs - Masterclasses (Royal Conservatoire)

13.30-16.15 hrs - Lecture-demonstrations (Royal Conservatoire)

19.00-20.30 hrs - Concert (teachers and guests), program to be announced (Waalse Kerk The Hague) - doors open at 18.30 hrs, tickets available only in advance at the KC ticket shop

Tuesday, February 26

10.00-12.30 hrs - Masterclasses (Royal Conservatoire)

13.30-16.15 hrs - Lecture-demonstrations (Royal Conservatoire)

19.00-20.30 hrs - Concert (teachers and guests), program to be announced (Waalse Kerk The Hague) - doors open at 18.30 hrs, tickets available only in advance at the KC ticket shop

Wednesday, February 27

10.00-12.30 hrs - Masterclasses (Royal Conservatoire)

13.30-16.15 hrs - Lecture-demonstrations (Royal Conservatoire)

19.00-20.30 hrs - Closing concert (students), program to be announced (Waalse Kerk The Hague) - doors open at 18.30 hrs, free entrance

Entrance Fee

€20,- per concert (24, 25, 26 February)
3-concerts pass €45,- (24, 25, 26 February)
Free Entry for students (student card required)
Free Entry - Masterclasses and lectures
Free Entry - Closing Concert by students on 27 February

Signing up for the masterclasses and lectures

Students (internal and external) can apply until 18 February by sending an email to Inês de Avena Braga indicating the interest to participate as a listener or as an active participant. In case of active participation, harpsichord students have to propose two pieces they would like to work on and will hear at the beginning of the course if and when they have a slot in the schedule.

If you want to attend a masterclass or lecture without active participation also email to Inês de Avena Braga.