Within the International Musical Academy of Winter International Arts Festival Sochi a Composition Department will take place. As part of the Composition Department a number of educational events will be held: master-classes, lectures of outstanding professors and art professionals in music sector, and concerts.
The Academy is held with the aim of finding, supporting and educating gifted musicians from all over the world.
The Academy is organized according to the regulations of the International Academy of Young Composers. Participation at the academy means complete agreement with therein stated rules.
1.1. Organizers and partners of the Academy
Tenure of the Academy, preparations and organization is made by Winter International Arts Festival in Sochi (hereinafter WIAFS), artistic director – Yuri Bashmet, executive director – Dmitriy Grinchenko.
Artistic director of Composition Department – Alexander Tchaikovsky
1.2. Period and place of holding:
The academy is held from 17 to 24 of February 2022 in the city of Sochi.
Date of arrival in Sochi is 16th of February 2022, departure is on 25th of February 2022.
1.3. Terms of holding the Academy:
The Academy is held according to the following classes and with participation of:
(Russia) — Artistic Director of Composition Department, composer, People's Artist of Russia, head of Composer department of Moscow state P. I. Tchaikovsky conservatory, professor
(Russia) — composer, associate professor of Moscow state P. I. Tchaikovsky conservatory, visiting professor at the Katharina Gursky School of Music in Madrid
Patrick de Clerck
(Belguim) – composer and professor;
(Italy) – composer and professor
(Belarus/Germany) – composer, conducts workshops of composition and orchestration in Blackmore International Music Academy in Berlin, Hamburg and St. Blasien
(Russia) – composer, professor of Moscow state P. I. Tchaikovsky conservatory
(Japan) – composer
17 – 24 February
Lessons with professors, creating of team graduation work
Concert at the Chamber and Organ Music hall
Gala-closing of the Academy. Presenting the diplomas
Departure of participants
While studying at the Academy students will be proposed to create a set of works:
- 1. Music work for solo viola or for viola and piano (no longer than 3 min)
- 2. Musical piece for chamber ensemble with piano (piano trio, quartet or quintet)
- 3. Music work for a movie
- 4. Music for choir acapella
1.5 Special prizes
The Composition Department institutes the following special prizes:
- 1. Special prize from MUSIC PROJECTS FOR BRUSSELS
- 2. Special prize from International Young Composers Academy in Tici-no