For the second year in a row, the Ghent Festival is hosting the European Chamber Music Academy, the ultimate school for ultra-talented young musicians with a passion for chamber music. The strict admission procedure results in an extraordinarily high standard among the youngsters selected—the very best of the are given the opportunity to master the subtlest skills of the artform from members of such renowned musical ensembles as the Alban Berg Quartet and the Artis Quartet.
Since it would be a shame to let such a unique occasion simply slip by behind closed doors, everyone is welcome to wander in and out during these master-classes. Anyone who has an appetite for more after this exclusive sneak preview can indulge themselves at the closing concert: The Generation Project: sublime chamber music!
In co-production with Bijloke Music Centre and HoGent School of Arts - Conservatorium
European Chamber Music Academy:
Johannes Meissl, violin
Christoph Richter, cello
Avedis Kouyoumdjian, piano