Calls for guest lecturers

Department of Classical Music Performance

Call for Guest Lecturer for Violin Master Classes and a Guest Concert

The aim of the course: to introduce the principles of the violin repertoire in baroque, classical and romantic eras and their stylistic features through practical experience.

The course by Guest Lecturer should cover following topics:

  • the main works, both solo and accompanied, for violin from baroque, classical and romantic eras;
  • bow articulation as means of expression;
  • aspects of fingering;
  • how to prepare for a successful performance;
  • stage fright and how to overcome it.

 Requirements for an applicant:

  • Very good theoretical and practical knowledge of the violin repertoire of the aforementioned eras;
  • To hold the course from 8 to 9 March and a guest concert on 10 March 2021;
  • Performance and teaching experience at international level;
  • CV.

Application procedure:

  • Application for the Guest Lecturer should be submitted by 5 February 2021 latest via e-mail;
  • The application must contain CV of the Guest Lecturer;
  • The application must include the fee (gross) the Guest Lecturer wishes to obtain.

Covered expenses:

  • Travel costs to Tallinn and back (standard class tickets);
  • Accommodation in Tallinn.

Selection process:

  • The applications will be assessed by the  Strings Head of Studies;
  • The successful applicant will be announced within 3 days after the application deadline.