Conducting Masterclasses with Competition

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Country and Region SwitzerlandLucerne
Type of Festival Music
Location of Festival Lucerne, Switzerland; Venice, Veneto, Italy; and Bayreuth, Bavaria, Germany
Festival Contact Information

The Masterplayers International Music Academy Corporation
Casella postale 6417
CH-6901 Lugano, Switzerland
Phone: +41-91-6092277
Fax: +41-91-6092277

Festival Description

Conducting Masterclasses and Competition with legendary Maestro Richard Schumacher and his World Class Chamber Orchestra and The Masterplayers in Bayreuth, Germany; Lucerne, Switzerland; and Venice, Italy in summer 2013. Please request Penatone Super Audio CD PTC 5186 123 by emailing

Festival Dates June - July 2013
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Festival Events:

Program 2013:
  • Richard Wagner and Siegfried Idyll
    Conducted by Richard Schumacher
    • A 7 day Master Class open to 10 highly talented participants. The application deadline will be closed after acceptance of 10 participants.
    • Richard Wagner Bicentenary Conducting Prize for the best participant.
    • We are invited to propose very talented participants for concerts to the INTERNATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF THE WAGNER SOCIETIES
    • The Final concert after each Master Class in Bayreuth, Lucern and Venice.
Program 2013:
  • Richard Wagner and Siegfried Idyll
    Conducted by Richard Schumacher
  • Richard Wagner and Wesendonck Leider
    Fünf Gedichte für eine Frauenstimme und Klavier
    Sandra Werner, Soprano
    Denette Whitter, Piano
  • Richard Wagner and Siegfried Idyll with London Chamber Orchestra
    Conducted by the best Master class Participant
    Application information:


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