welcome to voksenåsen MUSIC ACADEMIES
Transboundary musical meeting places for talent development. Meet, learn, play.
JULY 27 – AUGUST 10, 2024
applications are open!
Deadline: April 7th, 2024
One of Europe’s leading summer courses for musical talents aged 18-28, with focus on masterclasses.
An elite course over two years for selected chamber groups, providing mentorship, networks, arenas and opportunities alongside lessons.
An elite course over two years for young composers, providing networks, mentorship, arenas, and professional development.
Courses for voice students and teachers alongside professional classical singers.
Introducing one of our chamber music teachers, Tim Frederiksen! Tim Frederiksen studied with Erling Bloch and Max Rostal, and subsequently studied chamber music with, amongst others, members of the Amadeus Quartet and Knud Frederiksen of the Danish String Quartet. In 1980 Tim was appointed principal viola player in the Danish National Symphony Orchestra, and in… Read…
Introducing the Queen of Voice Pedagogues, Susanna Eken! Susanna Eken is one of Scandinavia’s most prominent voice teachers. Since 1972 Eken has been teaching at the Royal Danish Music Conservatory as associate professor in voice and vocal techniques. She also teaches at the Opera Academy at the Royal Danish Theater in Copenhagen. During the last… Read…
In 2015, Olivier Stankiewicz was appointed Principal Oboe of the London Symphony Orchestra, and Professor of Oboe at the Royal College of Music. He has given masterclasses at the Juiliard School, the Manhattan School of Music, the Sibelius Academy, and in Hong Kong and Japan. Born in Nice, Olivier studied at the Conservatoire National Supérieur… Read…