Outstanding Guest Artist Series/
Outstanding Master Class Series
Conductor Gérard Korsten, Violinist Nikolaj Znaider,
pianist Alfred Brendel violinist Sergey Khachatryan,
mezzo-soprano Christa Mayer, conductor Christian Vasquez, violinist Boris Kuschnir, conductor Nicoletta Conti, Cosmopolitan String Duo, and Music Director Misha Quint
InterHarmony 2018 Outstanding Guest Artist Series Announcement
InterHarmony International Music Festival’s 2018 summer season is starting soon, and that can mean only one thing: the return of IIMF’s wildly successful Outstanding Guest Artist Series in its 4th year. The OGAS takes off on July 5, 2018 in Acqui Terme, Italy, a city of great culture with a most sensitive, warm audience and absolutely jam-packing concert halls that make every concert a most unforgettable event.
This coming summer offers students a true chance to meet and better understand what it takes to become a true virtuoso. They will have a chance to work with world-renowned conductors conductors Gérard Korsten, Christian Vasquez and Nicoletta Conti, meet Queen Elizabeth Competition winners, like violinists Sergey Khachatryan and Nikolaj Znaider, a legend of world pianism, Alfred Brendel, Bayreuth Opera lead star, Mezzo-Soprano Christa Mayer, and the Cosmopolitan String Duo.
The program offers participants of the festival the chance to interact with living legends of the classical music scene on a variety of levels, from exclusive concerts and performance opportunities, to master classes and lectures.
For our Audiences
InterHarmony International Music Festival has been taking place in European and American cities for the past 15 summers, transports the excitement of its European music festivals to New York City for a series of 3 concerts for its fifth year. Come see our World Premieres and little-known works performed by amazing players. Now InterHarmony is excited to announce that it has opened a new concert series in Fort Worth, Texas at The Modern Museum of Art.
Haydn-Piatigorsky: Divertimento in D Major for Cello and Piano
Shostakovich: Sonata for Cello and Piano in D minor, Op.40
Debussy: Sonata for Cello and Piano
Schubert: Impromptu No. 3 in G Major, D899
Rostropovich: Humoresque, Op.5
Stravinsky: Chanson Russe – Parasha’s Aria from Mavra
Tchaikovsky: Pezzo capriccioso, Op.62
For Classical Music Students
Summer Music Festival
InterHarmony International Music Festival, from July 4 - August 12, invites you to study with its internationally renowned faculty of soloists and chamber musicians for up to six weeks of string, piano, woodwind, brass, percussion, or vocal instruction in one of its gorgeous European settings. IIMF's piano and string professors bring together decades of pedagogical and performance experience, offering an international outlook with an edge honed in the famous Russian school. The woodwind, brass, and percussion tracks combine unique chamber music opportunities and starring orchestral roles, while the vocalists can specialize in either art song or opera. All students will enjoy a life-changing opportunity to develop their musical abilities, grow artistically, network with fellow musicians and perform in concert. Through our Outstanding Guest Artist Series, participants will be brought together with some of classical music's brightest lights. Past guests include Vadim Repin, Nikolaj Znaider, and Alfred Brendel.
This summer's festivals will be held in Acqui Terme, Piedmont, Italy & Sulzbach-Rosenberg, Germany. Each session offers master classes on various instruments and numerous public concerts. Students will receive four one-hour private lessons, ample practice facilities, and the possibility to perform in orchestra and chamber ensembles following intensive coaching. Weekly excursions will take participants to a variety of stunning destinations in each locale.