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.
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
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
Statement of interest
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.
Must be enrolled in university or college music program.
For questions, please contact Julia Simpson at email@example.com.