Masterclasses with Stefan Prins and Jaime Reis

Educational and concert platform for new music Kyiv Contemporary Music Days, together with Goethe Institut in Ukraine, is announcing its Third International Masterclasses for composers to be held in Kyiv, Ukraine on December 16-22, 2017.

The invited composition professors are Jaime Reis (Portugal) and Stefan Prins (Belgium).

Composers regardless of age and residence are welcome to apply.

Each selected participant will receive lessons with Stefan Prins and Jaime Reis and will be invited to compose a new work to be rehearsed with musicians and performed at the final concert of the masterclasses on December 22, 2017.

The available instrumentation is clarinet (in B and bass), tenor saxophone, violin, cello and double bass.

The tuition fee is EUR 250 for international participants and UAH 2000 for participants from Ukraine.
We also provide several grants with fee waivers, in order to apply for a grant, please include a motivation letter in your submission.

Each participant is responsible for his or her travel and accomodation in Kyiv.

To apply, please send an email to with the following:

Scores of 2-3 recent compositions and links to recordings (optional)

CV or short bio
One recent photograph
Deadline for application is November 1, 2017
The selection results will be announced no later than November 6, 2017

If you have any questions, feel free to forward them to

6 Nov 2017
Euro (EUR)