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29. Jun 2024. - 06. Jul 2024
Early Music Days
Basso Continuo masterclass (harpsichord)
Augustin Szokos

“With Propriety and Elegance”
The art of composition and accompaniment in the 18th century London, according to Francesco Geminiani and others

The masterclass will be held on an original 1785 Longman & Broderip harpsichord.

In addition to individual classes, students of the Basso Continuo masterclass will also have the opportunity to participate in György Vashegyi's chamber music masterclass.
We will inform you about the schedule and repertoire of the chamber music masterclass after the application deadline (or until 31 May).


Schedule of  Basso continuo masterclass:

  • 30 June – 5 July 2024, between 1000 and 1730


Teaching languages of the course: English, German, Hungarian

Registration on site:
29 June 2024, between 1000 and 1800

Attachments to be submitted for active participation:

  • CV
  • An unedited 5–10 minutes long HD-quality video (recorded even with a smartphone) on which the applicant is continuously performing a piece of choice. The video must be no more than 1 year old and the applicant must be shown in full-figure if possible.


Fee for participants:

  • Participation Fee for active participants: €300
  • Participation Fee for passive participants: €90
  • Application Fee: €30
  • Single daily fee (for passive participants only): €20


ℹ️ The Application Fee applies to all participants (active & passive) and to be paid in addition to the Participation Fee. Applicants shall not be entitled for a refund in case of withdrawal or rejection of the application.

Registration for the masterclass is valid upon payment of the Application Fee, which must be transferred to the following bank account at the same time as the application:

IBAN: HU69 1000 4885 1000 2010 0022 3335
Filharmónia Magyarország Nonprofit Kft.
Please indicate in the notice: RZN; applicant’s name and date of birth

Discount for active participants:
20% discount from Participation Fee applies to all Early Bird applicants who submit their application before 31 March 2024.

Application deadline:
28 April 2024, Sunday midnight   

Early Bird application deadline:
31 March 2024, Sunday midnight  


Number of active participants: 510
A minimum of 5 active participants is required to start the course.
The number of passive participants is not limited.

 Active participants can attend to all programmes & concerts of the festival by showing their nametag at the entrance.