Application deadline:

14th June 2019

Preselection:

We ask all applicants to submit a link to their most recently recorded youtube video via the online application form. We will select a maximum of 30 participants for the Academy. Should there be more applicants than spaces available, we will hold a preselection. All participants will be notified about the results by e-mail, no later than two weeks after the application deadline.

Costs:

The application fee is 60€.

The cost for active participants is 490€– this includes 4 lessons for each participant (2 with chosen senior professor and 1 with each of the junior professors) and the accommodation.

All classes are open to the public (free admission).

Application fee:

Before submitting the application, please pay the non-refundable application fee of 60€ via bank transfer to:

STRETTO Music Foundation

Cechowa 13A, 30614 Krakow, Poland

mBank

IBAN: PL76 1140 2004 0000 3712 0712 8053

BIC/SWIFT: BREXPLPWMBK

Accommodation:

The price of the accommodation is included in the course fee and each participant will be provided with a shared double/ twin room in the wonderful hotel B&B Lodz.

Registration:

Registration will take place on Monday 19th August 2019 at the BISMA office at the Grazyna and Kiejstut Bacewicz Academy of Music in Lodz, Gdanska 32 St., 90-716 Lodz, Poland.

Opening Ceremony:

The Opening Ceremony will take place on Monday 19th August 2019 at 7 PM at the Grazyna and Kiejstut Bacewicz Academy of Music in Lodz, Gdanska 32 St., 90-716 Lodz, Poland.

Masterclasses:

The masterclasses will take place daily between 10 AM and 1 PM and in the afternoon between 3 PM and 7 PM (on 22nd and 25th August only morning sessions).

International G.Bacewicz Prize:

At the end of the week of the Summer Academy, each senior professor will nominate two students from his class to take part in the Gala Concert where the International G.Bacewicz Prize will be awarded to the best participant of the 2019 Bacewicz International Summer Music Academy.

Concerts:

Participants’ concerts will take place daily at 7.30 PM at the Chamber Hall of the Grażyna and Kiejstut Bacewicz Academy of Music, Gdanska 32 St., 90-716 Lodz, Poland:
All concerts are open to the general public (free admission).

Gala concert:

The Gala Concert and Award Ceremony of the 2019 BISMA will take place on 25th August 2019 at noon at the Concert Hall of the Grażyna and Kiejstut Bacewicz Academy of Music in Lodz, Zubardzka 2 A St., 91-032 Lodz, Poland.