Guitar masterclass held by Petrit Çeku will take place from 18 to 24 July 2021 at the Luka Sorkočević Art School in Dubrovnik. The masterclass will focus on the interpretation, expressiveness and general artistic development of the musicians. Participants of this masterclass organised by the Dubrovnik Summer Festival will receive a certificate of attendance. The final concert of the participants will be held on 24 July 2021 at the Bunić-Kaboga Summer Villa dating from 16 century.
- Application should contain a short CV (max. 800 characters) with information about musical training, performing experience and a list of awards and achievements of the applicant.
- Video or audio recording (5 to 10 minutes in length) of one piece performed by the applicant which represents his/her qualities is a mandatory part of the application for masterclasses organised by the Dubrovnik Summer Festival.
- Video or audio recordings should be published on YouTube and application form must contain links to the recordings.
Application form is available here.
20 June 2021
The masterclass is primarily intended for students and guitar players with higher formal education and to all chamber ensembles that include guitar (e.g. flute and guitar, violin and guitar, etc.). However, talented individuals under the age of 18 will also be considered, but if selected will have to be accompanied by a parent or guardian.
Each element of every application is carefully evaluated and compared to the overall information about the applicants. Assessment of the candidates is carried out by our team of experts based on the quality presented in candidates’ recordings and on information delivered. All applicants will be notified of the results of the selection process by e-mail no later than 1 July 2021. Maximum number of participants is limited to six students.
Applicants who pass the selection process for this year's masterclass are required to pay attendance fee* in advance, no later than 10 July 2021. Refund is possible only in exceptional circumstances, for example if a candidate is prevented from attending the masterclass due to illness.
The fee includes:
- Six individual classes and group work: Master class, workshop and a lecture.
- Bed and breakfast from 18 to 25 July 2021
- Transfer Dubrovnik Airport - accommodation - Dubrovnik Airport
18 July from 10 AM to 1 PM and from 2 PM to 5 PM: Individual lessons
19 July from 10 AM to 1 PM and from 2 PM to 5 PM: Individual lessons
20 July at 9 AM: Group workshop ‘Research side of interpretation’
from 10 AM to 1 PM and from 2 PM to 5 PM: Individual lessons
21 July from 10 AM to 1 PM and from 2 PM to 5 PM: Individual lessons
22 July from 10 AM to 1 PM and from 2 PM to 5 PM: Individual lessons
at 5.30 PM: Lecture ‘The role and possibilities of performers in today’s world of music’
23 July from 10 AM to 1 PM and from 2 PM to 5 PM: Individual lessons
24 July at 10 AM: Group workshop
at 9 PM: Participation certificate award and the final concert of the participants
The Dubrovnik Summer Festival offer accommodation with breakfast to the participants of the master class in single, double and triple rooms the with private bathroom in the period of duration of the masterclass. Rooms are air conditioned, equipped with high-speed internet, located in a newly built student dormitory in the centre of Dubrovnik with short walk distance from the Old Town.
*Master class and B’n’B accommodation in a single room in the period
from 18 – 25 July per 400 EUR
Master class and B’n’B accommodation in a double room in the period
from 18 – 25 July per 350 EUR
Master class and B’n’B accommodation in a triple room in the period
from 18 – 25 July per 300 EUR
Note: Participants can independently arrange accommodation in Dubrovnik during the masterclass.
For all additional questions and information about the masterclass, accommodation in Dubrovnik, fee payment and other details, please contact coordinator Mirja Capor at firstname.lastname@example.org.