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Members of honor
Alfred Brendel
Matthias Goerne
Wolfram Rieger
Members of honor
Alfred Brendel
Matthias Goerne
Wolfram Rieger
professor at Hochschule für Musik "Hanns Eisler"
presented by Associació Franz Schubert & Escola Superior de Música de Catalunya
For singers and Lied-duos
1 - 4 December 2018 | Barcelona | ESMUC (Escola Superior de Música de Catalunya)


works by Franz Schubert and Hugo Wolf -other composers could be proposed-
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General information

  • The course will take place at theEscola Superior de Música de Catalunya (ESMUC), C/ Padilla 155, 08013 Barcelona
  • Course schedule
Date Classes
14.00 h - Welcome
15.00 - 17.00 h
17.30 - 20.30 h
14.00 - 16.30 h
17.30 - 20.00 h
11.00 - 13-30 h
15.00 - 17.30 h
18.30 - 21.00 h
11.00 - 13-30 h
16.00 h - Dress rehearsal
19.00 h - Welcome
This schedule could be modified by the organization
  • Every duo will have four classes (30 min. each) with the course teacher.
  • Available studio rooms.
  • Course fees:
    • Active students (singers or pianists): 275 €
    • Lied-duos (singer and pianist): 475 €
    • Auditing students: 75 € (full course)
    • Students of the ESMUC could assist as auditing students for free.

The Associació Franz Schubert will award 2 scholarships to participate in the Academy of the Schubertíada Vilabertran during the 2019 festival.

Application form

Deadline: 26th October 2018

The registration will not be formalised until the reception of the following documents:

  • Application form (filled in individually)

link to application form

  • Receipt of the registration payment: 50 € (applicant fees are nonrefundable) at the account number: ES66 2100 0641 1102 0014 6573 - BIC CODE: CAIXESBBXXX
  • ID or Passaport scanned.
  • Photo and short musical biography of the candidates.
  • Link to youtube or vimeo with a recording of 2 or 3 lieder (maximum 10 minutes).

The documentation should be sent to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

  • Payment of the remaining amount shall be made by bank transfer to the same account number by November 16, 2018.
  • In case Mr Rieger should cancel for health reasons, fees would be refunded.


Martina Ribalta
(+ 34) 649 345 004

Wolfram Rieger

He studied at the Hochschule für Musik in Munich with Erik Werber and Helmut Deutsch and attended several master classes with Elisabeth Schwarzkopf and Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau. He began teaching at the Hochschule in Munich in 1991 when was still a student; in 1998 he became professor of the Hochschule für Musik "Hanns Eisler" in Berlin and regularly holds master classes in Europe and Japan. He is invited regularly to important music centers and festivals around the world, as the Schubertiadas of Feldkirch and Vilabertran, the Concertgebouw in Amsterdam, the Wigmore Hall in London and the Konzerthaus and Musikverein of Vienna. He has accompanied, among others, to Brigitte Fassbaender, Barbara Bonney, Juliane Banse, Michelle Breedt, Thomas Hampson, Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau, Matthias Goerne and Thomas Quasthoff.

Wolfram Rieger is giving the lied course in Barcelona for the 23nd time.