SLOVENIJA – 4th UPOL OrkesterkamP 2009

Conducting Masterclass (Masterclass di Direzione) con Douglas Bostock

Additional info for conducting masterclass with Douglas Bostock
Orkesterkamp is the biggest youth music event in Slovenia with growing reputation internationally . This year highlight include Mr. Bostock conducting masterclass. Douglas Bostock was Principal Conductor of the highly acclaimed Tokyo Kosei Wind Orchestra and currently serves as their first Principal Guest Conductor. Increasingly active as an opera conductor, he is also Music Director of the Hallwyl Opera Festival in Switzerland. More info :

  • Arriving time and location:
    Tuesday , 25.8 at 14.00
    Course duration: (25-29.8.2009)
    Congress center, Avditorij Portorož – Portorose; Senčna pot 10, 6320 Portorož
  • Course programme:
    (the scores are not included in the package- please write to
    Alfred ReedFourth Suite for band
    John Barnes chance – Variations on a Korean Folksong
    Piet SwertsDance of Uzume: Concertino for Alto Saxophone and Wind Orchestra
    Percy GraingerChildren’s March
    Toshio MashimaLes trois notes du Japon
  • Daily plan:
    Tuesday 25.8 Arrival Auditorium Portorož at 14.00 Rehersal at 15.00-17.00 (Bostock) Meeting with maestro Bostock 17.30-20.00
    Wensday 26.8 9.00-12.30 full band rehersal (Bostock) 15.30-20.00 full band rehersal (students)
    Thursday 27.8 9.00-12.30 full band rehersal (Bostock)) 15.30-20.00 full band rehersal (students)
    Friday 28.8 Rehersal Bostock+ students 9.00-13.00 Dres rehersal (students) 18.00-20.00 (Trieste-IT) Concert students at 20.45 (Trieste-It)
    Saturday 29.8 Meeting mastro Bostock with students 9-12.30 Dressrehersal in Ljubljana (Bostock)16.30-18.30 Concert (Bostock) at 19.30 (Ljubljana)


Registration and fee: 220 € active / 50 € passive (scores excluded)

Maximum 10 active applicants will be permited. Coruse language will be English-German.

Fee payment to be transferred to the following bank account:


IBAN:   SI5603171 1000678788


p. p. 5185, SI – 1001 Ljubljana


tel.: /+386/ (0)31 644 842 /

Completed form should be sent to the address above with a copy of payment confirmation not later than 1th of July 2009

Accomodation has to be provided by applicants.

Some sugestions:

Penzion Forma Viva

Tel : +386 (0)40 369 003 Ivan

Youth hostel Portorož

Sončna pot 20


Tel.:+386 (0)5 671 22 40

+386 (0)5 671 22 43

Hotel Slovenija