ARCO – Art, Research and Creation Opus 2020 – 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 Mozarteum University Salzburg from July 10th to 18th inclusive. It will welcome twelve young composers from all over the world along with two student string quartets and one assistant conductor. Young composers will be coached by Henry Fourès, Johannes Maria Staud, Yann Robin and guest proffessor Eva Reiter. Throughout the week, seminars, workshops and concerts will be given. Written for the occasion, the students’ pieces will be rehearsed, performed and professionnaly recorded during two closing concerts.