Requirements for your participation at IOIA 2019 are:

  • You play any of the following orchestral instruments: violin, viola, cello, double bass, flute, oboe, clarinet, bassoon, horn, trumpet, timpani
  • You are aged between 16 and 25 (exceptions are possible)
  • You have sufficient knowledge of German or English
  • You have a health insurance valid in Austria

Costs:

The course fee is 900€.

 

It includes:

- tuition (including two hours of individual lessons per student)

- various excursions

- lodging in double or triple rooms with breakfast and one hot meal per day for the whole period

 

The 'Society of the Friends of the Vienna Philharmonic' supports every participant with a generous grant. Thus, the effective amount to be paid by the student is 250€ (payable after admission). 

 

All travel expenses have to be paid by the participants. However, participants with high travel costs may apply for financial aid.


Registration:

In order to register for IOIA 2019, please submit the online registration form. Additionally, you need to supply unedited videos of yourself performing (either with or without piano/orchestra accompaniment). The repertoire requirements for these videos are: 

  • Violin:

    exposition (or more) of the first movement of a concerto of the classical period

    Mozart: 'Haffner' Symphony, 4th movement, measures 110 to 181 (1st violin)

    one piece/movement of free choice

  • Viola:

    exposition (or more) of the first movement of a concerto of the classical period

    Mozart: 'Haffner' Symphony, 4th movement, measures 134 to 181

    one piece/movement of free choice

  • Cello:

    exposition (or more) of the first movement of a concerto of the classical period

    Mozart: 'Haffner' Symphony, 4th movement, measures 80 to 140

    one piece/movement of free choice

  • Double bass:

    exposition (or more) of the first movement of a concerto of the classical period

    Mozart: 'Haffner' Symphony, 4th movement, measures 1 to 37

    one piece/movement of free choice

  • Flute:

    exposition (or more) of the first movement of Mozart K. 313

    Mendelssohn: violin concerto Op. 64, 1st movement, upbeat to measure 336 to 363 (1st flute)

    one piece/movement of free choice

  • Oboe:
    Wagner: Siegfried-Idyll (measures 203 to 218)

    J. Strauss: Overture 'The Gipsy Baron': Andantino (figure 4 to 8)

    one fast movement of free choice

  • Clarinet:

    exposition (or more) of the first movement of Mozart K. 622

    Prokofiev: Peter and the Wolf Op. 67 (Nervoso)

    one fast movement of free choice

  • Bassoon:
    exposition (or more) of the first movement of Mozart K. 191

    Donizetti: L'elisir d'amore, No. 19

    one piece/movement of free choice

  • Horn:
    Wagner: Siegfried-Idyll (Takt 259 bis 274)

    Tchaikovsky: Symphony No. 5: 2nd movement, beginning until bar 29
    one fast movement of free choice

  • Trumpet:

    Haydn: Concerto, 2nd movement

    Beethoven: Overture 'Leonore' No. 3, Signal

    one fast movement of free choice
  • Timpani:
    Beethoven: Symphony No. 9, 1st movement (Orchester Probespiel Pauke, Edition Schott)
    Richard Hochrainer: Etudes for Timpani (Volume 1, Publisher L. Doblinger), Nr. 33

 

Please provide either Youtube-links or links to Dropbox, Google Drive, OneDrive or something equivalent.

All videos will be evaluated by a jury formed by members of the Vienna Philharmonic. Invitation to the course will be based on the resulting order.

The deadline for registration is May 10, 2019!