Sardoal International Piano Meeting
The lessons will begin on the morning of 20th August and will end on the afternoon of 26th August. Students are encouraged to arrive on the 19th August and leave on the morning of the 27th August to make the most out of our course.
Conditions of participation
There is no age limit for attending the master classes. If you are a minor, you must travel with a parent/guardian or an official permission stating that you are allowed to travel by yourself under your own responsability. Travel costs, as well as visa and health insurance arrangements are the responsability of the students.
Participants (active or listeners) may be accomodated, as guests, with friendly families of Sardoal. Host families will be assigned to participants by order of application. Alternatively, the organization may help participants searching for paid local accommodation to find the option that best suits them. Due to the coronavirus pandemic, accommodation with families may be limited/suspended in the 2021 edition.
On the 19th August a free Bus will pick up students in the airport of Lisbon, departing at 18.00. Also on the morning of August 27th, the Bus will take students to Lisbon airport, from Sardoal, arriving before 11.30. The organization may not be held responsible for any delay in arriving to the airport as a result of an unavoidable accident or Act of God. Students not able to take the Bus must travel on their own.
Sightseeing and Open Air Activities
Touristic tours and open air activities will be organized, in parallel with the masterclasses. Participants will be informed later on on this subject.
Several pianos will be available for practicing. A schedule for practicing will be organized, the amount of hours per student will depend on the number of enrolled students.
Students may apply to study with the permanent faculty or/and with honour guest professors. It might be possible to make lessons with different professors, depending on the availability.
Passive students may listen to all lessons and events and take profit of accomodation and event facilities like a regular student.
Active students: 4 lessons – 221,40€* (180€ + 23% VAT)
Special honour guest faculty:
Registration Fee: 190€*
- 3 lessons soloists 375,15€* (305€ + 23% VAT)
- 5 lessons soloists 624,84€* (508€ + 23% VAT)
- 3 lessons duo 658,05€* (535€ + 23% VAT)
- 5 lessons duo 1100,85€* (895€ + 23% VAT)
Passive students (listeners): 160€*
Piano Duo: 75€*
* VAT 23% included
Course/Competition fees will not be returned under any condition. Costs of the bank transaction must be assumed by the applicant.
Tuition and administration fees must be transfered to the following account:
IBAN : PT50 0033 0000 45464230189 05
Account holder: A2DV ACAD INT M AQUILES DELLE VIGNE LDA
Bank: Millennium BCP
Praça Machado de Assis, 7 a 9, Celas