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Masterclass Jörgen van Rijen
in the Punto Arte Festival


From the 5 - 11 July 2020 Jörgen van Rijen (principal trombonist of the Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra) will organize an intensive trombone masterclass for a maximum of 10 advanced students in Volterra, Tuscany. A week full of individual lessons with Jörgen van Rijen, ensemble playing and orchestra section coaching, a day of lessons with a guest teacher (last year it was Daniele Morandini, principal trombonist of La Scala in Milano), mock auditions, stage performance training and baroque trombone sessions with conductor and old music specialist Jan Willem de Vriend. All of this while enjoying Tuscany's beautiful surroundings, food and culture and the swimming pool of the wonderful accomodation, where we all stay together. During the week we will play several concerts in the area, including in the Punto Arte Festival in Volterra from 6 - 11 July.


  • Arrival from Saturday July 4th

  • Start of the programme: Sunday July 5th at 10.00 am

  • Until Saturday July 11th

  • Prize: €1150,-

  • Prize includes all lodging, 3 meals a day and tuition. Not included are your travels to and from the masterclass and drinks. 

  • Villa Palagione - Volterra - Tuscany - Italy

  • Language: English

  • Individual lessons with Jörgen van Rijen 

  • Lessons with piano accompaniment

  • A day of lessons with guest teacher Daniele Morandini

  • Baroque trombone sessions with conductor and old music specialist Jan Willem de Vriend

  • Ensemble coaching

  • Ensemble concerts

  • Mock audition

  • Orchestra section coaching

  • Stage Performance training

  • Concerts in the Punto Arte Festival


  • Contact us if you need a recommendation letter for scholarships (unfortunately we don't offer scholarships)

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