Youth course – instrumental course for guitar

Guitar summer course is open to beginners as well as advanced level students – over 10 years old.

Targets of this course are: playing and studying technique expanding, through improvement of instrumental technique and music expression, corporal self-control and discovering of various interpreting possibilities.

Finding the most appropriate for each piece sound, musical fantasy, stage presentation and presence, deepening of personal interpretation, developing a finer sense of touch, pieces of advice about quick by heart learning of music pieces and playing without use of score are additional elements, making the lessons of this course easy to take and profitably amusing.

Guitarists preparing themselves for any examination or competition are also welcome to this course.

Participants preferring to work in an instrumental ensemble  / chamber music and less interested in solo lessons can also take this course, by choosing Ensemble as main subject.

In case you register in order to prepare an ABRSM examination, please define the intended examinations level (grade).


course available

We still have free places in this course and would gladly continue to accept applications.
We kindly remind you, that lower application fees (-50€) apply for all  applications submitted before the 14.06.2020, according to our general terms and conditions.

Course charges

As 1st main subject: € 450,- (for registrations submitted before 14.06.2020 € 400,-); this price includes the registration & lesson fees und up to two activities free of charge.

As 2nd main subject (in addition to another course of the same period, chosen as 1st main subject) or per additional daily lesson (recommended for advanced pupils and/or for preparation of competitions or examinations): € 250,-.

Overnight and boarding packages

Overnight fees incl. breakfast:
shared room € 325 | double room € 450 | single room € 525.

Half board (lunch or dinner) € 150 | full board € 230.

Please consult our General Terms and Conditions page for detailed information and pricing for auditors and passive participants.

In order to facilitate the participation of as broad a circle of young people as possible to our courses, we have created, with the generous support of our sponsors, a fund for a limited number of scholarships.



Lecturers 2020

(Regional Music Schools of Salzburg)
12. – 19.07.2020

This course is suitable for:

  • Pupils (Music Schools – private music lessons)
  • Students (Conservatories – Universities)
  • Preparation for Music School Exams
  • Preparation for ABRSM Exams
  • Preparation for university entry examinations
  • Competitions – Orchestra auditions
  • Amateur musicians

You can also register for…

  • A (further) instrumental course
  • Instrumental or vocal ensemble
  • Chamber music with or without piano
  • Sight reading for guitarists
  • Choir singing
  • String orchestra
  • Accompaniment course for pianists
  • Voice training
  • Music Theory
  • Elementary Composition
  • Ear & Rhythm training
  • Preparation for an ABRSM Music Theory Examination