Information

Date: July 31-August 4, 2016

Participants should plan to arrive in Thailand on the 30th of July for the Academy as we are expected to start the Academy early in the day of 31st and daily program will be from 9am-9pm and check-out of the hotel on August 5.

Layout of the program:

Classical

Each student will be assigned a primary teacher and will be taking two lessons with that primary teacher.  He will also be assigned two other teachers and will have one lesson with each teacher.  In summary , each student will be entitled to 4 lessons by 3 teachers. 

The student will also be able to sign up to perform in a master-class setting for the other teachers they are interested in studying with. 

You are encouraged to bring your own pianist, but if this is not possible, a pianist will be assigned to you.

There will also be quartet and ensemble lessons assigned.  Pre-formed quartets are encourage to sign up as a group.  If there is no indication of signing up as a pre-formed quartet, students will be assigned to a quartet by the instructor before the start of the camp.

Jazz

Each student will be assigned a primary teacher and will be taking two lessons with that primary teacher. He will also be assigned another teacher with whom he will have another lessons.

There will be two improvisation class each day in which all jazz students are required to attend and jam session will be organized for participants.

Students are also encouraged to observe as much other teachers lessons as much as possible.

Please note that applications are considered at a first come, first served basis.  Applicants are encourage to apply as soon as possible. All applications are only complete when payment is received and a confirmation email is sent to you.

Cost of the program: 

Please be aware that the payment is only for the course fee, accommodations, lunch and dinner for all days of the academy, opening and closing dinner.  Flights, transport and insurance and other expenditures are all on the applicant's own expense.

International application: TBA

Thai applicants: TBA

Observer for all 4 days and admission to all concerts: Free 

Thai Observers for all 4 days and admission to all concerts: Free but registration required (No meals included)

A limited amount of scholarships, ranging from partial to full are available at the discretion of the organizing committee. Please kindly indicate in your email about your desire to apply for a scholarship when you register.

Please fill in the registration form and submit it. A email will be sent to you with the payment details, applications is only complete after a confirmation email is received regarding payment.  Please note that all payments are final and no refund will be entertained.

Please know that the safety of the participants is SOLELY the responsibility of the participants. The organizers are not liable for anything that happens during the academy.  Please make sure you have adequate insurance for the duration of your stay for this academy.

Venue: College of Music, Bansomdejchaopraya Rajabhat University (BSRU), 1061 Soi Isaraphab, 15 Isaraphab Road, Dhonburi, Bangkok, Thailand 10600

Official Accommodations: Royal City Hotel