Concert de l'Orchestre des Jeunes de la Mediterranée - session interculturelle

2016 Intercultural creation session

July 8 2016 to July 22 2016
Intercultural creation session open to young improviser musicians from Mediterranean regions.

The Mediterranean Youth Orchestra is appointed to organise intercultural creation training session designed to young musicians from the Mediterranean willing to have a professional experience of ensemble life in creation, residency and concerts.

In 2016, the saxophonist and jazzman Raphaël Imbert will lead this collective composition experience in July, during the Festival d'Aix. The cellist Jean-Guihen Queyras will also take part to this session as a guest.

Raphaël Imbert

Session dates : from 8 to 22 July 2016.


Audition venues
CRD Aix-en-Provence - CRR Avignon - CRR Marseille - CRR Nice - CRR Toulon

In the Mediterranean
National conservatories:
Albania: University of Arts in Tirana - Algeria: National Higher Institute of Music in Algiers - Croatia: Academy of music in Zagreb - Egypt: Cairo National Higher Conservatoire and Makan Egyptian Center of Culture and Arts - Greece: National Higher Conservatory of Music in Athens and State Conservatory in Thessaloniki - Italy: Milan Conservatory of Music - Macedonia: Ss Cyril and Methodius University in Skopje - Montenegro: Montenegrin Music Center in Podgorica - Lebanon: École des Arts Ghassan Yammine and Lebanese National Higher Conservatory of Music in Beirut - Morocco: Moroccan Philharmonic Orchestra and Moroccan Royal Guard Conservatory in Rabat - Monaco: Prince Rainier III Academy of Music - Portugal: Lisbon School of Music - Slovenia: Academy of Music in Ljubljana and Slokar Academy - Tunisia: National Higher Institute of Music in Tunis and National Higher Institute of Music in Sfax - Turkey : Center for advances studies in Music/MIAM

Recruitment in cooperation with different national youth orchestras:
Cyprus Youth Symphony Orchestra - Cyprus
Joven Orquesta Nacional de España (JONDE) - Spain
Malta Youth Orchestra - Malta
Palestine Youth Orchestra (Edward Saïd Conservatory) - Palestine
National Youth Symphony Orchestra of Turkey - Turkey
Orchestra Giovanile Italiana (OGI) - Italy