Master Class Piano

  • Period: 14 - 26 September 2020

  • Lessons with several teachers of this master class

  • Master Class everyday

  • Concert of the students

  • All concerts of the festival included



Competition (optional)

Concert with the Hamburger Camerata

In the orchestra concert with the Hamburger Camerata on 26 September 2020 (Forum of the Hamburg University of Music and Performing Arts) the participants of the master classes violin, viola, violoncello and piano have the opportunity to perform a solo concert (see program on the right). The soloists will be admitted to a competition after a preselection.

The competition will take place on Saturday, 19 September 2020 at 12.30 in the Forum of the Hamburg University of Music and Performing Arts. The jury of the competition consists of five professors and one voice each to the audience and the participants of the master class in conducting.

Please tick on the registration form if you would like to participate. Further details on the process follow for all those interested after the registration deadline.


Felix Mendelssohn (1809-1847)
Concert for violin and orchestra E minor op. 64

Joseph Haydn (1732-1809)
Concert for violoncello and orchestra C major VIIb:1

Camille Saint-Saëns
Concert for piano and orchestra no. 2 G minor
op. 22

Workshop on historic pianos


This workshop together with Hubert Rutkowski is only for participants of the masterclass piano and included in the course fees.

Course fees

The Application for the Mendelssohn Summer School is free.

The course fees (and optional fees for arranging a private accommodation) are only due upon confirmation of your participation.

Lunch is included throughout the summer school for all participants.

Further information will be sent by email.

  • Kursgebühren
  • 475

Chamber Music Course (optional)

You have the opportunity to play chamber music in addition to your solo master class. Simply add the works you would like to rehearse! We will try to find suitable partners for the course. You can also specify wish partners. Only if your course takes place, an extra course fee of 125 € is due.

  • Kammermusikkurs (optional)
  • +125

Private accommodation

During your stay in Hamburg we will provide you with a private accommodation on request. Private accommodations are apartments of private individuals from our network who have (at least) one guestroom available.

When renting is successful, administrative fees are due (100€).

If you are interested in private accommodation, please note this on your registration form.

  • Preis pro Person (optional)
  • +100