"Let your mind provoke you to be an artist"

Popiglio, Italy
25 August – 5 September 2019

Mark Messenger violin
Nathan Braude viola
Thomas Carroll cello
Maria Tarasewicz piano/duo coach

  • Individual lessons
  • Group performance classes
  • Chamber music
  • Duo coaching with piano
  • Performances at lunchtime and evening concerts
  • Lectures in philosophy, ecology, human rights, creativity
  • Mentoring sessions
  • Living and eating in an ecological and sustainable community
  • Cooking together and helping with meal preparation
  • Internet and phone detox
  • Walks and time in nature

    A 10-day intense course of violin, viola, cello and chamber music tuition as well as intellectual lectures by renowned international speakers in the beautiful Tuscan mountains.

    A unique concept of summer music course which develops the whole artist and creates the Thinking Musician.

    A journey of discovery and provocation for high-level young artists on the violin, viola, cello. An extended week of lessons, workshops, lectures, seminars, performance opportunities, connection to nature, collective discovery and creative friction.


    Course fee:

    1200 Euros including accommodation and full board meals.(Scholarships available)

    Application deadline:

    1st of May

    Click here to apply