Lac Léman Music Masterclasses

Date and Time

14th of Octo­ber 2017 at 15:00 to 21st of Octo­ber 2017


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


19th of Octo­ber 2017 at 20:30h, Hôtel des Trois Couronnes, 1800 Vevey
21st of Octo­ber 2017 at 19:00h, Con­ser­vatoire de Musique de 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 to 8 per teach­er, admis­sion by dis­cre­tion of the teach­ers


Mas­ter­classes will be giv­en by the four teach­ers every morn­ing; every stu­dent will get 4 indi­vidu­al les­sons of 45 minutes each. There will be rehears­als with the teach­ers in the after­noons to study a work for cham­ber orches­tra to be presen­ted at the Geneva con­cert. Dur­ing the day and in the even­ings cham­ber music coach­ing 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 2017. The remainder must be paid the latest by 31st of August 2017. 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 July 2017.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