There is nothing in the world so much like prayer as music is.

W. P. Merrill

The Paris International Summer Sessions
July 9-13, 2018

18th Edition

General Information

Registration deadline: May 31, 2018


via e-mail:

or by REGULAR post mail:
Fondation Bell'Arte
39bis, chaussée d'Alsemberg
1420 Braine l'Alleud

phone numbers:
+32.2.647.59.94 - +32.2.385.15.50
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Active participants will be taught by several teachers - as far as the time schedule allows it - and can assist, as observer, to the courses of all the other professors. Master classes will also be scheduled.

The Paris International Summer Sessions can be combined with The Summer course of Festival Chopin/Valldemossa-Mallorca: Piano/Violin: July 17-21, 2018 - Special conditions for the Paris participants to this course

Application Fee

80 € (Not refundable)

  • Piano: 365 Euros (ICPA-CMR-Festival Chopin 2017: 315 €) - listener: 90 €
  • Voice: 405 € (CMR: 355 €)
  • Additional discipline: + 120 €
  • Piano chamber music- 2 pers: 170 €/person
Application fee & Tuition must be paid by May 31. Proofs must be joined to the application form.
Only those who paid the complete amount will be scheduled for the course

Refund Policy
  • Cancellation before June 7, 2018: refund 50% of the tuition
  • Cancellation before June 20, 2018: refund 25% of the tuition
  • No refunding if cancelling after June 20, 2018

  • The application fee is not refundable.

Place of the course

Conservatoire Maurice-Ravel
33 rue Gabriel Péri, 92300 Levallois (Paris)

Welcome Meeting on Monday, July 9 th, at 10 a.m., at the Conservatoire Maurice-Ravel. The planning of the lessons and the practical aspects will be communicated on this occasion.
At 10:30 a.m.: Beginning of the course

Special Events
  • Master classes

    ~ Special Piano Master class given by BRUNO RIGUTTO (July 12 and 13)

    ~ Piano Master class taught by other members of the faculty, during the week.

  • Concerts

    ~ Several concerts are organised during the course.

    ~ Final concert on Friday, June 13

For the master classes, a selection will be made among the students. Copy of the score must be provided

The information on the web site is the only valid reference

Clara Shin with Philippe Entremont, at Salle Cortot

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Conservatoire Maurice-Ravel