Aurora Solo Master Classes
19-24 February 2018

Violin: Stephan Picard, Eszter Haffner   Viola: Mikhail Zemtsov
Cello: Claudio Bohorquez    Piano: Antti Siirala



Welcome to apply for Aurora Solo Master Classes  with world-renowned professors.
This is a good opportunity to receive advice for your further music education and career. To gain and further expand your international network.

The Classes’ takes place during the ongoing Aurora Festival where you will have free entrance to top class Concerts
Take risks, inspire audiences, meet people and have fun.
Become an integral part of a performing arts community of which many of the world’s most important performers are also members.

In recent years, over 3000 amazing young artists from 50 countries have participated during the now world famous Aurora Master Classes & Festivals.
We take pride in what we offer our participants. Please take time to read all of the information before you apply.

Course period: 19-24 February (travelling days 18/2 and 25/2). NOTE! Violin Class ends at 15.00 25/2

Application Deadline: January 22 2018

Registration fee: 500 SEK (to cover administrative costs for all applicantions) cant be refunded

Course fee: including accommodation in host family 4500 SEK (the 500 SEK registration fee will be deducted if selected)

Course content
– 3 open individual solo master classes.
– Opportunities to participate in chamber music lessons and concerts, active or passive
– seminars and open workshops
– great fun and free Concerts

Prepare before starting the online application:
– An audio or video-recording link to add into the Aurora application form. Use e.g Sound cloud or You Tube or equivalent.
The recording has to be a solo performance (with or without accompaniment), repertoire free of choice. One piece is enough, minimum 5 minutes.


22 January. (at latest) – make the online application, follow APPLY HERE below. It takes about 10 min and you need to have the link to your audition ready
23 January. Aurora will send out an email with the list of selected students.
25 January. deadline to confirm and pay your complete course fee
1 February. chamber music and orchestra repertoire will be sent out by e-mail
14 February. general detailed info about schedules and program will be sent out by e-mail
18 February. check in Trollhättan
19 February. 9 AM the official registration at the course venue in Trollhättan
24 February. 10 PM the final concert and the course ends
25 February. check out  NOTE! Violin Class ends at 15.00 25/2


Ola Larsson

General Manager +46 (0)70 654 12 50

Willem Stam

Artistic Coordinator  +31 64 205 62 57

Starting in December 2017, Willem Stam is the new Artistic Coordinator of Aurora Music. Willem will coordinate the Aurora team, manage the artistic course of the four yearly Aurora Festivals in Sweden, and be the main contact person for all Aurora artists, professors, and students.