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Dear Viola Friends !
Polish Viola Society have pleasure to invite all of you to the 46th International Viola Congress, held in Poznań, Poland.
We invite the luthiers and publishers to come to Poznań. Deadline for those of you is August 31th
Application form for luthiers and publishers available HERE
The main address of the Congress: Secondary Music School (polish: POSM II st. ) "Mieczysław Karłowicz" Poznań ul. Solna 12 postal code 61-709
Please pass this invitation on to all of your Viola friends! We really hope to see lots of people visiting 46th Congress, it will be a unique meeting between the Polish and the International Viola Communities! Help us, please, to create a wonderfull Congress!
1. PARTICIPANT REGISTRATION Read, please, the full explanations about Participant Categories. Read the Terms and Conditions for Participation and fill in the form available HERE
Call for Proposals available HERE
Application form for visitors available HERE
The name of the bank: Credit Agricole Bank Polska S.A.
· full branch address: ul. Starowiślna 46 31-038 Kraków
· account holder name: Polskie Towarzystwo Altowiolowe
· account number: AGRIPLPR 18 1940 1076 3198 0359 0000 0000 EURO/US Dollar
2. ACCOMMODATIONS On one's own, the nearest place is Hotel Ikar 61-736 Poznań, ul. Solna 18 in the neighbourhood of the Congress venues.
Prices with special discount and password available HERE
3. EVENING CONCERT TICKETS For four Evening concerts tickets are not included in the Congress Registration fee, so they must be bought separately. Tickets are very reasonably priced, ranging from €20-€25 for IVC participants and DVS friends, with special student rate €10!
Of course you are most warmly invited to visit these concerts, even if you cannot attend the Congress day-time programme!
4. MASTER COURSES If you are a young participant - student, you can submit your participation in masterclasses and workshops with one of our guest teachers! Registration is a prerequisite for participation in both master classes and workshops. Because the order of submissions determines the participation in them, we therefore suggest that you REGISTER as soon as possible. Among those leading master classes and workshops are:
prof. Jorge ALVES (Portugal)
dr hab. Ewa GUZOWSKA (AM Poznań)
prof. dr hab. Jolanta KUKUŁA-KOPCZYŃSKA (AM Łódź)
dr Diana PHOENIX-NEAL (James Madison University/USA
prof. Jutta PUCHHAMMER-SÉDILLOT (Université Montréal/Canada)
dr hab. prof. AM Lech BAŁABAN (AMADEUS ORCHESTRA; AM Bydgoszcz, Poznań)
Krzysztof CHORZELSKI (Belcea Quartet / Londyn)
Stefano CARLINI (Italy)
Paul CORTESE (Italy/Spain)
prof. Dariusz KORCZ (NOSPR, AM Katowice)
prof. Stefan KAMASA (Warszawa)
prof. Jerzy KOSMALA (University of California, Irvine / USA / Royal Academy of Music / London)
dr Błażej MALISZEWSKI (AM Gdańsk)
Maxim RYSANOV (London)
List of guest teachers available HERE
Application for Master Courses available HERE
I hope your name will soon appear on the Registration list!
Best regards and see you in Poznań
President of the Polish Viola Society