For students

Quick Profile

  • Age limit: Born in or after 1991
  • Registration Deadline: 6 July 2020

Come to Kronberg

Are you an ambitious cellist aged 29 or under?
Would you like to learn from and work with renowned cellists?
Would you like to meet other young cellists from all over the world?

What to expect

  • Masterclasses with prestigious tutors
  • A varied social programme
  • Evening concerts
  • Workshops with violin and bow makers
  • Atmosphere of discussion, learning, discovery and inspiration
  • Enjoyment of great music and lots of fun!

The final concert by selected Masterclass students includes a short ceremony in which promotional prizes (Landgrave of Hesse Prize, Boris Pergamenschikow Scholarship and Frans Helmerson Award) are presented to students who have demonstrated special potential.


Registrations will open in February 2020.


We will try to arrange private accommodation for students (contribution towards expenses: EUR 10 per night).
Payment should be made directly to the host family; please do not include these charges in your payment to Kronberg Academy. We will send a list of hotels and guesthouses in Kronberg on request.

Liability and copyright

Kronberg Academy is not liable for any loss of or damage to participants’ instruments.
Kronberg Academy reserves all copyright on video or audio recordings made during the Masterclasses.


email: masterclasses(at)

phone: +49 6173 - 783376


Subject to changes.

Cello Masterclasses & Concerts are supported by
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