New scholarship announcement offered by Fondazione Giorgio Cini onlus – Fondation Concordance – Irma Merk Stiftung – L. + Th. La Roche Stiftung to participate to the 2021 Egida Sartori and Laura Alvini Early Music Seminars, Directed by Pedro Memelsdorff, focused on: Ivan Khandoshkin – Music in Baroque St Petersburg – 1730-1780.
The announcement is addressed to young professional or semi-professional musicians, specialized in 18 th century music.
In particular, it is open to individual violinists, continuo harpsichordists, and singers (male and female sopranos) who are familiar with Russian.
The Seminars, featuring Master classes by Andrey Reshetin, will take place in Venice from 31 May to 4 June, 2021.
In 2011 Fondazione Giorgio Cini and Renaissance Society of America (RSA) established the Patricia H. Labalme Grant, awarding $3,000 to a selected scholar willing to study Renaissance-related topics in Venice, working at the Vittore Branca Center for one month.