Sol Gabetta is one of the world’s most accomplished and virtuosic cellists. She will be featured in a masterclass at the Stauffer Academy, an unmissable opportunity for talented cellists to study with a charismatic and acclaimed concert pianist.
N.B. The dates of the course to be announced
The course is open to cellists, Italian and foreign citizens.
Age limit: 30 years
Level of training:
Application deadline: to be announced
Application mode: through the “Apply” section of this page. Applications sent by email or transmitted through other channels will not be accepted.
A fixed administrative fee of €50.00 by bank transfer (net of any currency and commission charges) is required to finalize the application. Full details on how to proceed with payment can be found in the full application regulations (downloadable below).
The fee is non-refundable.
The admission exam consists of a video audition. The candidate must create a link to a YouTube video, to be included in the application form, specifying in the description the program performed. At this link you can find all the directions for making a video that meets all the requirements.
Up to 20 minutes of free repertoire. A movement from a renowned Concerto or Sonata should be included.
The selection is at the unquestionable discretion of the Professor and the Academic Direction.
Applicants will receive the results of the selections at the e-mail address provided during applications, one month before the start of the course.
The course is entirely free of charge.
However, it should be noted that students are responsible for their own costs relating to travel, accommodation and board in Cremona, as well as other personal expenses.
The course may be attended by a limited number of auditors, who will be admitted at the sole discretion of the Professor.
For any information regarding enrollment in the Academy’s study programs, please write to firstname.lastname@example.org.