Arrivals and departures

  • Students are expected to arrive at the Château on August 16 between 5:00 pm and 9:00 pm to meet their host families.

  • Master Classes begin on the morning of August 17 and continue until the evening of August 30.

  • Different Master Classes run throughout this period so make sure to check with your class program.

  • Students leave the Château on August 31.




Master Classes are open to the public from August 17 to the 30 between 10:00 am and 6:00 pm. Auditors may attend classes free of charge. Please inquire in advance regarding schedules for Master Classes.


Instrumental and voice classes

  • Master Classes are limited to between 12 and 15 students.

  • Additional participants are only accepted with the consent of the professor.

  • Professors are assisted by piano accompanists (included in tuition fees). To ensure proper organization of Master Classes, please inform us by July 15 of the works you wish to practice with your professor.

Violin teacher

Chamber music Master Class

This class is intended for ensembles formed prior to enrollment. Only one member need apply on behalf of the ensemble. The names and instruments of other members must be specified on the application form.  


Chamber music Master Class in addition to individual instrumental classes

You have the possibility to attend a chamber music Master Class in addition to your instrumental classes. These Master Classes, offered according to the availability of the chamber music professor, are included in tuition fees. 

Please indicate on the application form your desire to participate in the chamber music Master Class and specify your preferred repertoire and / or ensemble (e.g. other students with whom you are acquainted). 

Participants will be organized in ensembles (quartets, trios, etc.) by the professor of chamber music. In early August, you will receive proposals for works to prepare for your chamber music class.


Fees and payment

Tuition fees include

  • Individual vocal or instrumental Master Classes.

  • For lieder classes, individual vocalists and piano/vocalist duets are accepted.

  • Complementary collective chamber music Master Classes (optional – see above).

  • Access to rehearsal rooms with or without a piano.

  • Tickets to all concerts, accommodations and breakfast with a host family and attendance at the various Master Classes (students enrolled by July 1).


  • Should a registration be refused, the down payment will be reimbursed by IMUSE.

  • The balance of the registration costs must be paid at the latest before the Master Classes are due to begin