24 June - 8 July 2018
OrkesterkamP is an international student and professor exchange in the form of a summer orchestra school and music festival, which includes several days of intensive music training at the special seminars and everyday concerts of different chamber groups and orchestras combined of students and professors. Mentors and conductors are renowned music performers and professors of European conservatories, academies and orchestras. The students which come from Slovenia and neighboring countries reach a total number of 300 . This year, students and guest music groups will play in 15 evening or matinee concerts.
The International Summer Chamber and Orchestra School and Festival OrkesterkamP in intended for young musicians, with the emphasis on primary and high school students who wish to broaden their musical knowledge and acquire new experiences from playing in an orchestra and chamber group. The organizer in cooperation with the mentors and conductors allocates the students into different orchestras and chamber groups of varying difficulties, depending on and appropriate to their current musical knowledge and skill. The main musical ensembles are: Jazz and Big Band, Junior and intermediate Wind, Brass and Symphony Orchestra. The courses are open to everyone, there are no limits or auditions to enter, which is a specialty among similar summer schools and shows our openness and availability for proper orchestral education to everyone.