ARCO – Art, Research and Creation Opus 2022 – 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 third edition will be hosted by Mozarteum Salzburg from July 7th to 16th 2022. 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, E. Reiter, Y. Robin, C. Sebille and J.M. Staud, and two young string quartets will receive daily coaching with Tana.
Throughout the week, public lectures and concerts will be given at Mozarteum and in partner venues around Salzburg. 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.