Prof. ARBO VALDMA’s master classes for pianists from 25 July to 2 August 2020 in Pärnu

Classes will be held from 25 July to 1 August at Pärnu Town Hall (Nikolai 3).

  • Each participant will have 3-5 hours, as they wish.
  • The repertoire is up to the participant.
  • You can play by heart or use sheet music. In the case of the latter, bring two copies of the sheet music for the pieces you plan to perform.
  • Active participants can use the rooms of Pärnu Music School at Aida 4 to practise every day from 10:00-19:30 (except on Sundays, when the rooms are available until 17:30). Bring indoor shoes.
  • A chance to perform at the SUVEUNI concerts at Pärnu Town Hall.
  • An opportunity to perform solo with Pärnu City Orchestra (with the agreement of Prof. Valdma).
  • The classes are public and listening to the performances is free of charge.

Tuition fees:

  • 3 individual lessons: €325;
  • 4 individual lessons: €415;
  • 5 individual lessons: €495;

An additional 490 euros must to be paid in order to perform with the orchestra (200 euros for performing one part, 350  euros for performing two parts).

Those who wish to participate should make an advance payment of €100. This amount will later be deducted from the participation fee (that is, if you pay €100 in advance, then you will have to pay €395 for five individual classes (100+395=495)).

If you register for the classes via our website, then you will be e-mailed a prepayment invoice and you will be registered as soon as the money is transferred to the account of the organiser.

Note: We will not refund the registration fee. Living and transport costs are not included in the tuition fee. The registration deadline for active participants is 1 May 2020 inclusive, or until max. number of participants is reached.