Conductors or auditors willing to participate to the Academy can fill in the application form not later than 31st May 2021, attaching the curriculum vitae with details about education and conducting experiences, a link to a video of a recent conducting performance (in which the conductor is clearly visible) and the ID document. In addition, in order to complete the application, each participant has to pay the total amount of the participation fee by international bank transfer to Feniarco, Intesa Sanpaolo IBAN IT79P0306909606100000060527 - BIC/SWIFT BCITITMM
|Country group||ECA-EC direct members||ECA-EC indirect members||Non members|
|1||€ 200||€ 225||€ 250|
|2||€ 150||€ 175||€ 200|
|3||€ 120||€ 140||€ 160|
Scholarship Noël Minet
The participants of the European Academy for choral conductors 2021 can apply for the Noël Minet Fund Scholarship of the European Choral Association - Europa Cantat. In 2021 the Noël Minet Fund will offer scholarships up to 500€ each. Deadline for applications: 31/03/2021. You can find information and details on ECA-EC website.
20% discount for participants under 27 years old (by 29/8/2021)
20% discount for auditors
people from different countries pay a different participation fee for the Academy. The countries are the usual codes for internet domains.
Country group 1: AT, BE, CA, CH, DE, DK, ES, FI, FR, HK, IE, IL, IS, IT, JP, NL, NO, SE, SG, UK, US
Country group 2: CZ, EE, GR, LT, LV, PT, SI, SK, TW, VEN
Country group 3: AL, AM, BA, BG, BY, CN, GE, HR, HU, KZ, MD, ME, MK, PL, RO, RKS, RS, RU, TR, UA
*please notice that if you do not find your country in the list, please contact us directly to firstname.lastname@example.org
Direct member: if you or your choir are a direct member of the European Choral Association -Europa Cantat (ECA-EC).
Indirect member: if you or your choir are a member of a choral organisation in your country which is a member of the European Choral Association - Europa Cantat (ECA-EC) in goodstanding.
The list of member organisations is on www.eca-ec.org -> Members.
If the active conductors’ applications will be more than 10, the selection will be based on video/CV and the results will be announced by 20th June 2021. The participation fee will be returned to the non selected applicants if they decide to not participate as auditors.
Accommodation and meals
Feniarco made an agreement for accommodation and meals, offering: full board in double or triple room in 3stars hotels (from dinner on Sunday 29th August to breakfast on Sunday 5th September) at the price of 55 € per day and person.
Single room (limited availability): + 30 € per day and person.
Almost every city in Italy has introduced the “tourist tax”: the participation fee does not include this tax that must be paid directly to the hotel hosting you. If you would like to reserve your accommodation through the Academy’s organisation, you will also have to pay a deposit of 50% of the amount due. Reservations must be made at the time of registration and payment must be made 50% by 30 June and 50% by 15th August 2021.
Cancellation policy: in case of cancellation before August 15th, the deposit will not be returned; in case of cancellation after August 15th, the entire fee will not be refunded.
In the event of cancellation of the Academy for reasons related to the Covid-19 pandemic, the participation fee will be fully refunded.