Masterclass Al-Andalus is an intense two- week international festival and masterclass for violinists and classical guitarists, designed for student participants who are embarking upon high-level careers as performing artists.
Led by eminent American violinist and pedagogue David Russell, the faculty also includes renowned violinists Andrés Cárdenes, Irina Muresanu, and classical guitarist Rosie Bennet.
Participants will interact with the world-class Masterclass Al-Andalus faculty during numerous public masterclasses and concerts to be held in historic locations throughout Andalusia, all the while experiencing complete immersion in one of the world’s most ancient cultures.
Uniquely designed educational and cultural presentations will reveal the immense influence Andalusia has had on world art, music, and culture. The program is designed to equip each student participant with new and unique insights into musical performance which only the Andalusian culture can provide.