ANNOUNCING WINNINg COMPOSITIONS
of the 5th International Competition *
Alastair Greig, UK, "Neruda Fragments" for solo cello; Javier Maria Lopez Rodriguez, Spain, "Diglosia" for flute and piano: David Stockard, Northern Ireland, "For a Cellist and Pianist, 2013"
Chamber Music Residencies in LUCCA, with coaching for chamber groups, individual instrumentalists, as well as composition and improvization classes are offered in Lucca, birthplace of Puccini, Boccherini, and Geminiani, for summer 2014:
I workshop di musica da camera, composizione & improv. si svolgeranno nei mesi di giugno (22-27) et Luglio (27-1 Aug. - to 4. Aug. with optional excursions)
July 27-August 1, with guitarist, composer, & maestro Fernando Maglia and composer Paolo Geminiani (2013 competition winner), cellist and violin-violist Rebecca and Andrew Perea, and flutist Linda DiMartino Wetherill
< Puccini's birhplace
Repertoire will be selected when participants are selected; requests will be appreciated and served. There will be a concert of composers the 26th July (please see "about us") and opening concert of chamber music for flute and guitar 27th July in the Oratorio, 2 concerts in the nearby area and then a culminating concert of students and faculty again in Lucca at the Oratorio.
Boccherini - master composer and cellist Geminiani -Baroque composer&violinist
The famous medieval wall/park of Lucca
Lucca's beautiful venue for our chamber concerts is above, pictured with Linda & Paolo Tomassi, contrabass) : Please register
(download app0lication with link) or at "contact us" and also send an mp3 or Youtube brief sample of playing to Muzarte@msn.com
for placement. ( application
) Due to the large number of participants, our residence will be in the old monastery, Hostel San Frediano, in Lucca.
; Etruscan birthplace of Mediterranean civilization
, site of learning and culture:
Galileo's Place of miracles in Pisa
< San Ginese & Scuola di Musica Baralli
< Wind coach: International solo, orchestral & chamber music artist in NYC/Europe: Linda DiMartino Wetherill
& Paolo Tommasi, contrabasso virtuoso
Guitar, composition, improvisation , conducting
and chamber music with