ARCO – Art, Research and Creation Opus 2021 – is a binational university dedicated to musical creation, association between the Mozarteum University Salzbourg, Gmem-Marseille (one of the French National Center of Musical Creation) and French ensembles Multilaterale, Les Métaboles and Tana string quartet.
This second edition will be hosted by Gmem-CNCM-marseille from July 8th to 17th. It will welcome twelve young composers from all over the world along with two student string quartets and one assistant conductor. Student composers will be coached by H. Fourès, E.Gutjahr, C. Sebille, J.M. Staud, Y. Robin and E. Reiter and the young string quartets will receive daily coaching with Tana.
Throughout the week, public lectures and concerts will be given at the Gmem and in partner venues. Written for the occasion, the students’ pieces will be rehearsed, performed and professionaly recorded during two closing concerts.
ARCO benefits of the support of SACEM (Society of Authors, Composers and Publishers of Music) and Art Mentor Foundation Lucerne for this edition.