VIPA - Valencia International Performance Academy and Festival

Please note: application fee will be waived for submissions before January 15.

July 10 - 20, 2018, Valencia, Spain

The 2018 edition of the Composition Program at the Valencia International Performance Academy & Festival will showcase the music of emerging and established composers, and offer qualified composition program participants the opportunity to work with the VIPA Composition Program faculty members and performers in lessons, workshops and masterclasses. In addition, participants will have the opportunity to work with and have one new piece performed by our resident performers at one of the VIPA concerts.

Resident ensembles/soloists:
Mivos Quartet (New York, USA)
B3:Brouwer Trio (Valencia, Spain)
Philippe Spiesser, percussion (Head of Percussion, Haute École de Musique de Genève)
Manel Ramada, percussion (Head of Percussion, Conservatorio Joaquín Rodrigo, Valencia)
Mieko Kanno, violin (Head of Doctoral Studies, Sibelius Academy, Finland).

Ensembles/soloists will also offer reading sessions.

Composition Faculty:
Jorge Grossmann, Ithaca College, Ithaca, NY
Stefano Gervasoni, Conservatoire Supérieur de Musique de Paris
Lei Liang, University of California, San Diego
Gregorio Jiménez, Conservatorio Superior de Música Joaquín Rodrigo, Valencia

The program will take place on July 10-20, 2018, within the state-of-the-art facilities of the Conservatorio Superior de Música Joaquín Rodrigo in the beautiful city of Valencia, Spain. Boasting a breathtaking coastline, a vibrant cultural life and world-class cuisine, Valencia is one of the most sought-after summer destinations in Europe.

15 Feb 2018
Euro (EUR)