This year, the Italian composer Marco Momi will be in charge of the annual international composition masterclass organized alongside Sound of Wander 2019, the concert series run in Milan by mdi ensemble. Born in Perugia in 1978, Marco Momi is among the finest composers of both acoustic and electronic music in the European music scene.
The masterclass will include two individual lessons for each participant composer and a public lecture by Marco Momi and will be opened to students, instrumentalists, composers and musicologists of every age and nationality.
The calendar of the masterclass will feature the participation of mdi ensemble who will run for each active participant a reading session, in order to allow the composers to work on details of their selected scores.
This year’s edition will also open with a concert featuring mdi ensemble and the Austrian vocal ensemble Cantando Admont, who will perform the Italian première of Marco Momi’s cycle “Iconica”.

• ACTIVE PARTICIPANTS (10 people): 250 €
The fee includes 2 individual lessons of 60’ each with Marco Momi and the participation to the reading session held by mdi ensemble (please see page 4). The fee is also comprehensive of the free entrance for mdi ensemble concert on November 23rd.
• LISTENERS (unlimited places): 50 €
The fee enables to participate to all the individual lessons and is also comprehensive of the free entrance for mdi ensemble concert on November 23rd.
Students from Civica Scuola di Musica “C. Abbado” and Conservatorio di Milano are freely admitted as listeners.
All the lessons will be taught in English.
Lessons, reading sessions and the public lecture will be held at Contemporary Music Hub Milano
Fabbrica del Vapore - Via Procaccini, 4 - Milano

In order to apply as active participant, the following documents have to be submitted by 23:59 (UTC-7) OCTOBER 10th 2019 at the following email address:
Object: SURNAME + NAME – Active student for Marco Momi
1. link to one or two scores uploaded online (personal website, ISSU.COM, or similar) 2. link to one or two recordings on soundcloud/youtube/vimeo/personal website etc.; 3. curriculum vitae
The selection will be made by Marco Momi and the results will be published on mdi ensemble website by October 20th. The results will be also immediately forwarded by email to all the candidates, together with all the necessary information to complete enrolment and payment. All the candidates selected as active participants must complete their enrolment and payment within 8 days from receiving the results; otherwise, they will be automatically excluded from the activities.
Each candidate who will not be selected as an active participant will be able to participate as a listener by writing a second email.

In order to apply as a listener, it will be necessary to write an email to until the day preceding the event that the student wishes to attend. A reply will follow via email with the enrolment and payment instruction.

For more information and to apply:

10 Oct 2019
Euro (EUR)