Friday 18th of September at 7pm
La Chapelle d'Observance
Piano Vibes Academy
Master classes and individuel lessons
In addition to advanced musical training based on master classes and practice time on their instrument, the young musicians from France and abroad will have the opportunity to develop or learn their knowledge of french language.
The aim is twofold: on one hand to advise and prepare the new generation of pianists concerning their future studies ; on the other hand to provide the young musicians with an opportunity to gain or improve language skills that will help them to study successfully abroad.
PIANO VIBES - JUNIOR for 13-17th years old pianists represents a preliminary stage to PIANO VIBES which supports pianists starting from 18 years to introduce them to their professional life as a pianist.
The piano master classes are led by internationally acclaimed teachers and concert pianists who share the common goal of deepening the basics of piano technique and dedicate themselves to musical and stylistic questions as to the right selection of repertoire for each young pianist.
The public concerts during PIANO VIBES provides young musicians with a high-standard performance platform on differents concert stages in French Riviera. The candidates are entitled to give at least one concert during the course. The closing concert will be given by the best PIANO VIBES students.
Professor - Artistic Director of Music Vibes
Since her studies at the Tchaikovsky Conservatory in Moscow where in 1994 she obtained the Concert Artist, Piano Professor and her Master of Fine Arts with congratulations from the jury, and after few years as a Piano professor at the National Academy of Music of Lithuania, Raminta moved to France and devoted herself to an international artistic and educational activity.
In January 2017 Raminta Neverdauskaité is appointed Knight of the Order of Arts and Letters by French Ministry of Culture.
Music Vibes - the explosive project around the pleasure of teaching the art of piano and sharing musical exchanges alongside her friends and colleagues from Moscow's Tchaikovsky Conservatory, cradle of perfection, depth, elegance and strength, and all this in a cocktail of music vibrations under the sun of Cannes and French Riviera.
“His performance brought a veritable roar of approval from the audience,” wrote the Irish Times, after Pavel Nersessian received the 1st Prize in the GPA Dublin International Piano Competition in 1991. Being one of the most remarkable pianists of his generation in Russia, he is known for his ability to play equally convincingly in the whole palette of the piano repertoire.
In 2005 he became a merited artist of the Russian Federation.
For more than 25 years P. Nersessian has been assisting his teacher, professor S. Dorensky. He has worked with such talented pupils as N. Lugansky, D. Matsuev, V. Rudenko, O. Kern, A. Shtarkman, Yu. Stadler, I. Tasovats, F. Amirov, M. Amara, A. Dossin, V. Igoshina, A. Mamriev, V. Korchinskaya-Kogan, S. Simonian, Z. Chochieva, G. Chaidze, N. Pisareva, A. Sychev, F. Kopachevsky, P. Kolesnikov, A. Tarasevich-Nikolaev, L. Bernsdorf, P. Elisha and many others.
In 2013 he started to work as a professor of piano in Boston university.
Justas Dvarionas is Associated Professor at the Vytautas Magnus University Music Academy in Kaunas, is Visiting Piano Teacher at The Purcell School in London, as well he teaches talented young pianists the M.K.Čiurlionis High School for the Arts in Vilnius. He has also held many Master Classes of his own in Germany, Poland, Norway, France, Russia, Japan, Peru, Great Britain, Lithuania and other countries. Many of his students have been awarded major prizes at prestigious piano competitions.
Justas Dvarionas is Vice-President of EMCY (European Union of Music Competitions for Youth), has served as jury member in many international competitions like the Gina Bachauer Piano Competition, USA; Aarhus International Piano Competition, Denmark; Liszt Junior Piano Competition, Germany; N.Rubinstein International Piano Competition, France; Pyabhang Sanitwongse Piano Competition, Thailand; International Radio Competition for Young Musicians 'Concertino Praga', Czech Republic; Volodymyr Krainev Competition, Ukraine; Santa Cecilia International Competition Porto, Portugal; PIANALE Competition, Germany, and many others.
Our summer stay program provides an excellent opportunity to join our summer master classes. You will be able to learn and live new experiences in a positive and stimulating environment. Through their time together, participants develop their social skills and build lasting friendships.