Prior application is necessary for participation in the Summer School of the International Mendelssohn Festival.

You can register online.

Application is now possible.
Deadline: May 15, 2020

Competition for concert with Hamburger Camerata

In the orchestra concert with the “Hamburger Camerata”, participants have the opportunity to perform as soloists (see right for works to choose from). This will be established during a competition. If you want to take part, please mark it on your registration form. Persons who are interested will receive more detailed information after the registration period has ended. In 2019, the participation for the orchestra concert is only possible for violin, viola, violoncello and piano.

Concertos to choose:

Max Bruch (1838-1920)
Concert for violin and orchestra G minor op. 26

Carl Stamitz (1745-1801)
Concert for viola and orchestra D major op. 1

Joseph Haydn (1732-1809)
Concert for violoncello and orchestra D major VIIb:2

Felix Mendelssohn (1809-1847)
Concert for piano and orchestra G minor op. 25

Course Fees

  • Solo Courses
  • All instruments
  • Reservation for private accommodation possible
  • includes lunch
  • 475
  • Solo Courses
  • Conducting

  • Reservation for private accommodation possible
  • includes lunch
  • 750
  • Ensembles (each)
  • Chamber Music
  • Reservation for private accommodation possible
  • includes lunch
  • 250

Room & Board

Lunch is free to all participants for the entire period of the Summer School.

During your stay in Hamburg, if you wish, we will provide you with accommodation in a private home. Should you be interested in private accommodation, please indicate this on your application form.


Viola, Violoncello, Flute, Oboe, Clarinet, Horn, Saxophone & Conducting.

Chamber Music

Application for Master Class Chamber Music (only Ensembles).

Account information

Course fees are due upon confirmation of your participation.

Please transfer course fees to the account of the Summer School immediately upon receipt of your confirmation of participation. You will receive further information via email.

Account information

Beneficiary Hamburger Hochschulakademie
 Summer School 2019
Bank Commerzbank
IBAN DE04 2008 0000 0910 9845 00

Questions? Feel free to write us any time regarding questions about the Summer School!