Academy 2021- English

THE ACADEMY

The International Harp Academy of Argentina 2021 will take place between the 17th and 21st May and  offers a customized virtual harp program. Join us next May to focus on your goals in a supportive environment and to meet and hear harpists from around the world. Our expectations for these virtual sessions are the same as if you were to attend a session in person. 


All skill levels are welcome.

MASTERCLASSES

The Masterclasses of the Academy will be in charge of Professors Marcela Mendez and M. Luisa Rayán.

SEMINARS

Pedagogy Lab

Profs. Marcela Méndez and María Luisa Rayan

  • Monday May 17th – 16.30 to 17.30 (GMT-3)
  • Friday May 21st – 11 a 12 (GMT-3)

Seminar on Extended Techniques

Prof. Soledad Yaya

  • Tuesday May 18th – 16.30 to 17.30 (GMT-3)

Inspiring Lives

Marcela Méndez interviews Mario Falcao

  • Wednesday, May 19th – 16.30 to 17.30 (GMT-3)

Masterclass “The Romantic Harp”

Prof. Ramiro Enríquez

  • Thursday May 20th – 10.00 to 12 (GMT-3)

Level: intermediate/ advanced students and young professionals.

In class you can work on an original romantic work for harp.

Requirements: Send YouTube link with reference audiovisual recording of the work you want to work on (Minimum 3 minutes) until April 30

Between 4 and 6 active students will be selected for this seminar, the selection will depend on the repertoire and it will be in charge of Professor Enríquez and the Directors of the Academy.


The harp today: an approach to the 1st Census of harpists in Argentina

47 Latitudes and Prof. Gabriela González and Nina Ellegiers

  • Friday May 21st – 10 to 11 (GMT-3)

Orchestral Solos

Prof. Ramiro Enríquez

  • Friday May 21st – 14 to 15.30 (GMT-3)

Level: advanced students and young professionals.

Orchestral solos can be worked in class. (Tchaikovski, Glazunov, Ravel, opera, etc.)

Requirements: Send YouTube link with reference audiovisual recording of the solo you want to work until April 30.

Between 4 and 6 active students will be selected for this seminar, the selection will depend on the repertoire and it will be in charge of Professor Enríquez and the Directors of the Academy.


REQUIREMENTS

  • High-speed Internet
  • Computer with webcam and word processing capabilities
  • Audio/Visual recording device (iPhone, iPad, video camera, external microphone)
  • Quiet, well-lit learning environment conducive to listening, learning, practicing and performing
  • Harp, bench, music stand, metronome, tuning equipment and extra strings
  • Notebook and pencils
  • At least one piece memorized and prepared, at most two; and a piece that is in the learning process. The number of pieces does not prevent participation.
  • All the pieces must be sent in PDF to the email amigosdelarpa@gmail.com no later than April 30, 2021, it will also be requested to send the pieces already memorized on video to have backup during the classes in case of problems with the internet.

Fees for foreign students

  • Active student  = Active student  US $ 245 – Active student Member of Amigos del Arpa US $ 190
  • Auditor student = Auditor student  US $ 120 Auditor student Member of Amigos del Arpa US $ 90
  • Registration per day  =  U$S 50. ( If you cannot participate in the entire Academy, you can register for the day or days you want to participate)
  • Registration for a seminar  = U$S 17.
  • In order to enjoy the benefits of being a member of Amigos del arpa, you must have the payments up to date.Those registered who have participated in the 2020 Academy will have a 10% discount

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Deadlines & Payment Schedule

Online application opens:  15th February 2021Payment deadline:  10th May 2021
Registrations will remain open to participate in seminars, conferences, one-day passport and also as an auditor to the entire Academy.

  • Online application opens:  15th February 2021
  • Payment deadline:  10th May 2021
  • Registrations will remain open to participate in seminars, conferences, one-day passport and also as an auditor to the entire Academy.

Membership for non residents in Argentina

Regular member One year US$ 25.- (American dollars)Two years US$ 40.- (American dollars)Active members can enjoy the benefits and discounts of the different activities of the Association.

  • Regular member One year US$ 25.- (American dollars)
  • Two years US$ 40.- (American dollars)

Active members can enjoy the benefits and discounts of the different activities of the Association.

PayPal

  • Email: amigosdelarpa@gmail.com

PayPal.Me

  • paypal.me/amigosdelarpa