International Winter School for performers, teachers, composers and musicologists

25 января 2011 г. - 7 февраля 2011 г. | Events

25 January – 7 February, 2011

International Winter School Program

The Moscow P. I.  Tchaikovsky Conservatory International Winter School offers an intensive program of private lessons, lectures, master classes and performances in these specializations:

  • Instrumental Performance including piano, organ and all orchestral instruments
  • Vocal Performance
  • Choral and Orchestra Conducting
  • Chamber Music
  • Accompaniment
  • Composition
  • Piano, Vocal and Strings Pedagogy
  • Musicology

Students receive three individual lessons (50 min.) per week; have an opportunity to participate in daily master classes given by leading Russian professors, and take part in the School performances in famous Rachmaninov Hall in February 2.

The Pedagogy specialization includes lectures, observations and seminars in the renowned Russian system of Music Education from primary through to high level.

The Musicology specialization includes individual lessons and lectures on music history and theory of Russian classical and folk music, European musical culture and World Music Studies.

All International School participants have an opportunity to attend to all concerts, which will run in the Moscow conservatory halls simultaneously with the School academic program.

Pedagogical staff of the International School 2011

Over 50 leading professors of the Moscow conservatory, internationally renowned for their artistic and academic achievements are in the staff of International School.


Each student will receive a Moscow conservatory Certificate upon completion of the International School studies.

Accommodation & Meals

International School participants will stay at the Moscow conservatory’s dormitory, or for extra fee can opt for one of Moscow’s many hotels. Two meals per day will be provided at the Conservatory’s café.

Cultural Program

The International Winter & Summer School is located in the historic Moscow conservatory building in the center of one of the world’s great cities. Guided tours to places of interest in and outside Moscow will be conducted. You will visit the Moscow Kremlin, the Tretyakov Gallery, the Bolshoi Theatre, the residences of Tchaikovsky, Scriabin, Richter…

Optional Activities

At extra cost to them, students can select any one or more of the following options:

  • Courses in the Russian Language
  • Accompanist for the preparation of student’s concert program and February 2  performance
  • Special Chamber music class with co-students of the International School or with students of the Moscow Conservatory
  • Special/personal class in accompaniment Class with professional singers
  • Additional private lessons with Conservatory professors
  • Interpreter for/during special/personal excursions

No extra fees are charged for Chamber Music or Accompaniment Classes if they are part of the student’s main curriculum.

Cost of the Program

1st week – January 25-31 (check out in February 1 at 12.00)

2nd week – February 1-7 (check out in  February 8 at 12.00)

1 week course includes:

  • 3 individual lessons
  • Participation in the School performances
  • All concerts in the Moscow Conservatory halls
  • Interpreter during lessons
  • Accompanist during lessons
  • Classrooms for personal studies
  • Conservatory library
  • Dormitory accommodation
  • 2 Meals per day (lunch, dinner)
  • Airport transfer
  • Visa support




Cost, EURO

Performance courses:
Without pianist
with full professor
1 week
1 250,00
with associate professor
1 week
1 146,00
passive participant
1 week
with full professor
2 weeks
2 248,00
with associate professor
2 weeks
2 041,00
passive participant
2 weeks
 With pianist
with full professor
1 week
1 436,00
with associate professor
1 week
1 334,00
passive participant
1 week
with full professor
2 weeks
2 622,00
with associate professor
2 weeks
2 415,00
passive participant
2 weeks
Musicology courses:
6 lectures (in group) 1 week 210
12 lectures (in group) 2 weeks 420
2 individual lessons, research project consultations 1 week 300
4 2 weeks 600


Attention please!

No bank taxes are included into the listed prices.

Each additional day of accommodation and meals costs 49 Euro.

For official invitation and visa support it is necessary to send an organizational  fee 110 Euro (includes in the cost of the program) before December 20, 2010 on the bank account:

Correspondent bank of Sber bank of SWIFT:

The Bank of New York USA IRVT US 3N 890-0057-610

SWIFT: Sber Bank of the Russian Federation. Donskoe branch 7813 Moscow Russia


Branch address-ul Bolshaya Yakimanka 18

Beneficiary Customer: Moscow State Conservatoire named after P.I.Tchaikovsky

125009 Moscow Bolshaya Nikitskaya 13 Russia

INN 7703107663

In USA dollars

ACCOUNT 40503840438110200266

In Euro

ACCOUNT 40503978538111000266

Attention please!

If participant will not come to Moscow by any reason, the Organizational fee shall not be returned.

Application Form

The closing date for application: December 20, 2010

Please, send this application form to:

125009, Moscow, Russia, Bolshaya Nikitskaya str., 13/6

Moscow P. I. Tchaikovsky Conservatory

International Relations Department

Tel: + 7 (495) 629-21-91

Fax: + 7 (495) 627-72-71