18 to 23

This masterclass led by Prof. Christoph Poppen from 18 to 23 March 2024 will take place at Marvão Academy, settled at Quinta dos Olhos d’Água (Portugal), in the heart of São Mamede Natural Park, accompanied by Tomoko Nishikawa (piano).

The participants will be selected by the Professor and will give a final concert on March 23.

Marvão Academy cherishes all musicians, providing very special conditions, allowing you to connect with the arts, science and nature while improving your talent with internationally renowned artists, promoting your artistic and personal development.

We aim to contribute to your sustained growth as a musician by providing unique opportunities on advice and
development of your artistic career as well as the refinement of your musical approach.

Here, every moment is unique and when combined with the arts, sciences, heritage and nature of this territory, the spirit is regenerated, inspiration goes further, thought becomes more reflective and critical and our introspection improves.

Participation Conditions

Applications will be evaluated by the Professor, who will select 8 participants.

Accommodation is provided in a twin room (two people).

All meals included during the masterclass period.

A free bus transfer from Lisbon Airport will be available on March 17, 2024 at 6:30pm.

A free bus transfer to Lisbon Airport will be available on March 24, 2024 at 9:30am.

Local transfers to and from Quinta dos Olhos d’Água are included.

Marvão Academy has individual rehearsal rooms and a collective room with piano available.

Participation in the entire masterclass and final concert is mandatory.

All applications that fail to submit a biography, photo and video/audio link will be excluded.

All photographic and recording rights belong to Marvão Academy.