Gwendolyn Spearheads National Concert Hall's Inaugural Summer Academy

Gwendolyn Masin and Finghin Collins' inaugural International Master Course at the National Concert Hall of Ireland in August 2019 has been announced. Further faculty members are Kirill Troussov (violin), Maxim Rysanov (viola) and Louise Hopkins (cello). Applications are now open.

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Press Release, National Concert Hall of Ireland:
We are delighted to announce our inaugural International Master Course, led by Artistic Directors Gwendolyn Masin (violin) and Finghin Collins (piano), from 6th to 11th August 2019.

Over six days, 32 Irish and international participants will have the opportunity to enjoy solo and chamber music coaching at the highest levels from a faculty of acclaimed professional musicians; namely Finghin Collins (piano), Gwendolyn Masin (violin) together with Kirill Troussov (violin), Maxim Rysanov (viola) and Miklós Perényi (cello).

In addition, NCH International Master Course Scholarships to the value of €2,200 will be awarded to three participants. The famed Italian instrument maker Ivano Conti will also generously donate two bows – for violin and viola - to two deserving participants in the Course.

For more details and how to apply please go here.