On 19 and 20 June 2018, Ben van Oosten will give a masterclass about the organ works of César Franck on the Cavaillé-Coll organ at the abbey church of Saint-Ouen in Rouen. Last year, Ben van Oosten made cd recordings of the organ works of César Franck on this organ. This recordings will be presented during concerts on 22 and 23 June 2018 in Saint-Ouen. Prior to this concerts the masterclass will be organized.
This masterclass is open to advanced organists, max. 10 will be selected. Each selected participant can play 1 hour with prepared organ works of César Franck on the famous Cavaillé-Coll organ. All selected participants will have the possibility to attend the full masterclass of 2 days at the console of the organ. They will also have free entrance to the presentation concerts of Ben van Oosten on 22 June (20h30) and 23 June (12h30) in Saint-Ouen.
Participation fee: € 250,00 (costs of travel and accommodation not included)
Languages: Dutch, English, French, German
Closing date for application: 25 May 2018