• Vacancy Data

  • Institution
    Moritzburg Festival Akademie
  • Full description
    Viola (5) – Academy
  • Number of positions
  • Type
  • Application deadline
  • Additional notes


    Music students aged between 16 and 26

    We are working with a video based application process. No live audition. Please read "Video Applications" below for more details.


    August 6 - 20, 2023


    • Full board and accommodation

    • Coaching by Moritzburg Festival Artists

    • Travel costs:

    The Moritzburg Festival will reimburse participants upon presentation of original receipts and up to the maximum amount of:

    Germany € 100

    Austria, Czech Republic, Poland € 150

    Remaining European Countries € 250

    Non-European Countries € 500

    Travel between Moritzburg and the place of residence is to be organized by the participant directly.


    C. M. von Weber: Overture to the opera “Oberon”

    M. Bruch: Concerto for two pianos and orchestra in A flat minor op. 88a

    A. Dvořák: Symphony No. 7 in D minor op. 70

    Josep Caballé Domenech, Conductor,

    Louis Lortie and Tiffany Poon, piano



    August 10: Moritzburg Castle Terrace

    August 13: Proschwitz Castle Park


    August 17: King- Albert-Theatre, Bad Elster

    August 19: Dresden Kulturpalast

    2023 JURY

    Josep Caballé Domenech • Ulrich Eichenauer • Xiaoming Han • Thomas Jahn • Magali Mosnier • Daniel Ottensamer • Christian Poltéra • David Seidel • Jan Vogler • Kai Vogler • Mira Wang

    2023 FACULTY

    Josep Caballé Domenech • Stella Chen • Zlatomir Fung • Chad Hoopes • Andrei Ioniță • Sindy Mohamed • Paul Neubauer • Jan Vogler • Kai Vogler • Mira Wang

  • Short bio

    Candidates are required to write a short bio on application for use in programs or booklets.

  • Prerequisites
    • Maximum age on August 6, 2023: 26
    • Minimum age on August 6, 2023: 16
  • Required document(s)
    • Portrait photo: Please include a picture which can be used for print purposes (at least 1 MB).
      No black and white picture.
  • Video

    Video(s) are required (details below). No live audition.

    In the video recordings, you should present:

    -         1st movement from Hoffmeister or Stamitz (with cadence)

    -         1st movement from Bartok, Walton or Hindemith (der Schwanendreher)

    (no piano accompaniment required)

    You may send one or multiple videos (please title the videos clearly. In case of a single video, please add the minutes and the title in the description)

    Please only send video links where we can see you playing! Audio recording only will NOT be accepted.