Youth course – Summer camp for piano

This piano course is addressed to active participants of at least 10 years old, with at least a 2 years relative experience and it is open to students preparing all sorts of examinations or competitions as well as to ambitious amateurs wishing to develop their technique and interpreting abilities.

Deepening of personal musical expression based on formal, harmonic, stylistic and emotional characteristics of each piece, discovering, mental planning and technical formation of the “suitable”, for each piece, sound, through a targeted use of the necessary techniques, corporal and interpreting means, developing of a finer sense of touch, pieces of advice about quick by heart learning of music pieces and playing without use of score are the main characteristics of the lessons.

This course is also available with main subject chamber music (also for those who would like to present a piano duo / 4 hands repertoire).

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

Due to the limited number of participants in every class (10), we strongly recommend as quick a registration as possible.


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

16. – 22.08.2020
19. – 26.07.2020

(Regional Music Schools of Salzburg)


12. – 19.07.2020
(Regional Music Schools of Salzburg)
Gerhard HOFER
(Regional Music Schools of Upper Austria)

This course is suitable for:

  • Pupils (Music School – 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
  • String orchestra (also for pianists!)
  • Chamber music with or without piano
  • Accompaniment course for pianists
  • Sight reading for Strings
  • Choir singing
  • vocal training
  • Music Theory
  • Elementary Composition
  • Ear & Rhythm training
  • Preparation for an ABRSM Music Theory Examination
  • …..