10 August 2020     Interesting facts 

An online edition of the Masterclass "Accordion Kravtsov" will be held for the first time through the specialized "Zoom meeting" channel. The most wanted educational event for the accordionists will be held in the period 23rd - 25th of October, 2020. The musicians will be mentored by the Honored Artist of Russia, Professor, Candidate of Art History, Dean of St. Petersburg State University of Culture and Arts, Laureate "Zolotoy knigi Otechestva" (Golden book of the Fatherland) - Prof. Nikolay Kravtsov. 

Participants in the online masterclass will discuss the benefits of the Kravtsov keyboard system, covering seven topics - "Accordion Sound Formation", "Accordion Sound Extraction", "Accordion Expressive Means", "Position", "Organization of the accordionist's playing movements","Technical minimum and its importance in the preparation of an accordionist","Ergonomics of the organ-piano keyboard of the accordion","How to play "Flight of a bee" by N.A. Rimsky-Korsakov for less than 50 seconds?".

The three-day program of the event includes presentation of the "Kravtsov" accordion, conducting a general training program, realization of individual or group program according to a preliminary scheme, examination section and awarding of diplomas to the participants.

In addition to receiving a diploma for participation, the Masterclass can make you a graduate in one of the three degrees, with which the participants will be evaluated on the basis of the competent assessment of Prof. Nikolay Kravtsov.

Become an accordion virtuoso and improve your music skills, but first see the conditions of the forum and fill in your application form.