Lac Léman Music Masterclasses

Date and Time

8th of October 2018 to 13th of October 2018


Centre de Musique Hindemith at Blonay, Switzerland. Blonay is located near Montreux and Vevey at the Lac Leman; there is a small train from Vevey going up to Blonay. For further information see and


11th of October 2018 at 20:00h, Hôtel des Trois Couronnes, 1800 Vevey
13th of October 2018 at 19:00h, International School of Geneva, 1208 Genève


Mihaela Martin, Violin
Boris Kuschnir, Violin
Nobuko Imai, Viola
Frans Helmerson, Cello
Daniel Austrich, Chamber Music

Teaching Concept

Individual coaching for mastery of your instrument


6 per teacher, admission by discretion of the teachers


Masterclasses will be given by the teachers every morning; every student will receive four individual lessons of 45 minutes each. There will be rehearsals of a chamber orchestra piece with the teachers in the afternoons which will be presented at the Geneva concert. During the day and in the evenings chamber music training by Daniel Austrich, member of the Michelangelo String Quartet.


CHF 1200 for students under 26 years old, CHF 1400 for students over 26 years old (covering the masterclasses, room and board). For reserving a place in the masterclasses students must send a non- refundable advance payment of CHF 300 (400) to the Association LLMM by bank transfer the latest until 1st of August 2018. The remainder must be paid the latest by 31st of August 2018. Students making bank transfers from outside Switzerland are asked to add CHF 5 to each transfer made for the purpose of covering the banking fees incurred by Association LLMM.

All payments are to be effected to the following account:

Bank name: Banque Cantonale de Fribourg
Boulevard de Pérolles 1
1701 Fribourg, Switzerland

IBAN: CH30 0076 8300 1244 1540 9
Acount name: Association LLMM
Address: c/o Prof. Pierre Tercier
ch. Guillaume-Ritter 5
1700 Fribourg

Cancellation of registrations for the masterclasses must be in writing and can only be accepted until 31st August 2018.Thereafter,the course fee remains payable in full, independent of the student’s participation in the course.

The Association LLMM does not assume any liability for any impairment of health or damages to property suffered by students in connection with their participation in the masterclasses.

By signing up for the masterclasses each student agrees that photographs or videos recordings of the masterclasses may be taken for non-commercial purposes.


Written or telephone inquiries can be directed to the secretariat:

Ryo Pittier
Office Pittier
Place de l’Etrier 4
1224 Chêne-Bougeries Switzerland
Tel. +41 22 348 69 25
Mobile: +41 79 628 98 39