Massimo Ciarella, Stefano Salvatori, Gianna Eremeeva, Elisa Scala.
From February 10 to December 2020 (=500 hours divided among lessons in theory and practice, assistance to dance lessons, personal study of repertoire and variations, and project work)
One day per week, on Monday, from 9 AM to 6 PM for a total of 36 lessons per year.
Full calendar will be shared at the beginning of the course.
Prerequisites for admission
Students must be legal aged and hold a Level I diploma in piano from a public conservatory or accredited institute of music (or the equivalent degree/diploma earned outside of Italy).
Preferential Factors for Admission
Professional experience as piano accompanist at institutes of training, theatres, dance companies, or ballet corps in Italy or abroad. Documented knowledge and experience in musical accompaniment at public or private schools offering courses in dance. Certificate of Attendance from the two-year Accademia program for rehearsal pianists.
Students are admitted to the course after passing an entrance examination consisting in:
1) execution of
- Prelude in G+ from "Das wohltemperirte Klavier" vol. I BWV 860 by Johann Sebastian Bach
- 1 prelude or 1 nocturne by Frederic Chopin (free choice)
- duet of the prince and Cinderella (N. 36) or valzer medley (n. 49) from "Cinderella" op. 87 by Sergej Prokof'ev
2) proof of knowledges of harmony and music theory;
3) first sight reading.
Quanti superano la prova pratica sono ammessi a sostenere un colloquio per la verifica delle motivazioni, delle attitudini e delle aspettative.
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An admissions fee of €85 (eighty euros) must be paid online with a bank transfer or credit card. There is also a participation fee to be paid in installments, the first one by direct debit and all subsequent installments exclusively via SDD (SEPA Direct Debit). For all further details, please download and read the Course Announcement.
Applications for academic year 2019-20 must be submitted no later than December 23, 2019.