Bach Academy of the South
A new intensive training program for students | May 6–9, 2020

Bach Academy of the South is a new three-day intensive training program for college/university students. From May 6–9, 2020, participants will work with professional musicians from Bach Society Houston on performance practice, and have the opportunity to perform live with fellow students.

Faculty:

Oleg Sulyga, Baroque Violin Coach

Christopher Besch, Vocal Coach

Dates:   May 6: check-in | May 7–9: academy days and performances

Cost:     $200 (includes transportation, housing, instruction)

   Financial assistance may be available

Program Information:

  • Performances in Houston and Galveston

  • Will assist in providing access to period instruments

  • Transportation between Houston and Galveston will be provided

  • Housing in Bach Society Houston patron homes

  • Music will be provided

 

Application deadline: March 1, 2020

 

Application Requirements:

  • Resume

  • Statement of interest

  • Video recording:

    • Instrumentalists: A solo baroque piece (period instrument not required). A movement from a lengthy work is acceptable.​

    • Singers: A baroque piece written between approximately 1600 and 1750. Music by Handel or Bach is recommended, but a work by other composers during this period is encouraged as well.

 

Qualifications:

  • Must be enrolled in university or college music program.

 

For questions, please contact Julia Simpson at jsimpson@bachsocietyhouston.org.

Contact Us

 

2353 Rice Boulevard

Houston, TX 77005

info@bachsocietyhouston.org

713.400.0514

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