Second annual Harpa International Music Academy
The second annual Harpa International Music Academy, running 7-17 June for intermediate and advanced students of piano and strings, will bring together students, teachers, amateurs, and rising young artists from around the world to the Harpa concert hall and conference centre on Reykjavik harbourfront. Guest teachers this year will include Stephan Barratt-Due, Hu Kun, Ervin Schiffer, Kati Sebestyén, and Marko Ylönen, who will join prominent Icelandic musicians Guðný Guðmundsdóttir, Ari Þór Vilhjálmsson, Peter Máté, Sigurgeir Agnarsson, Þórunn Ósk Marinósdóttir, and Lin Wei, artistic director of the academy. New this year will be a concurrent seminar for adult amateur chamber groups. Deadline for applications 22 April.