Classe d'Elégance

Masterclass III
27.06.2022 - 01.07.2022


27.06.2022 - 01.07.2022

Artists in residence

Andrea Giuffredi

Andrea Giuffredi is widely regarded as a once-in-a-lifetime trumpet artist and a virtuous performers, too.

Stylistically comfortable in all genres ranging from classical to contemporary, Giuffredi’s heart-warming Bel Canto playing and excitingly masterful onstage presence have resulted in standing ovations,fve-star reviews, and memorable performances across nations and cultures.

Born in Parma, Italy, he began learning the trumpet at the age of nine entered the Piacenza Conservatory at 14, and by age 17 was performing professionally on RAI Radio. From then on, he build a successful career as he began performing for highly recognized Italian symphony orchestras in Parma, Turin, Milan and Florence. 

Maestro Giuffredi has performed all around the globe alongside some of the world’s most famous conductors, including Riccardo Muti, George Prêtre, Zubin Mehta and Seiji Ozawa. He also worked with many contemporary artist like Ms. Lena Prima or Franco Badato.

Simultaneously he has always been committed to music education and sharing his wisdom in masterclasses in the USA, Europe and throughout Asia. Recently he became a professor at Civica Scuola di Musica in Milano in 2008.

What to expect?

Almost everything!
A whole week packed with musical input, one on one sessions with our masters, lots of practice, concerts and all of this on an old and beautiful winery in southern France.​

Arrival: Sunday, 26.07.2022 in Limoux, France.
Masterclass: Monday, 27.06.2022 until Friday, 01.07.2022
Departure: Saturday, 02.07.2022.

The masterclass takes place at Domaine de Bourigeols in Limoux, Southern France. The domaine is an former vinery with ancient buildings and beautiful surroundings.

If you travel by car, please navigate to Rue de Lauraguel in 11300, Limoux.

If you arrive by train, the closest train station is in Limoux, followed by Carcassonne.

If you arrive by plane, Carcassonne has also the closest airport.
Alternately you can also fly to Toulouse.

On request we are offering shuttle services to and from the airports and train stations. If needed, please contact us.

  • One on one lessons with Andrea Giuffredi
  • Trumpet ensemble lessons and concert
  • Studio recording session at the Limusic Recording Studio
  • Seminars about music management and business
  • Beautiful practice possibilities at every time indoors and outdoors
  • Participation in all given concerts (active and passive)
  • And more…

All participants of our masterclass will be accommodated in the stylish lodgings of the former winery – the
Domaine de Bourigeols – with a view of the surrounding vineyards in a picturesque setting. Students will share double bed rooms.

Catering is included as well:
Breakfast buffet, small lunch snack and regional 3-course menu in the evening are freshly prepared for you every day.

In your free time you can enjoy the 16 hectares large area of the domaine with various leisure activities such as
pool, foosball, table tennis, darts and more.

If desired, you may also bring your partner, friend or family member, too. In this case, please contact us upfront.

How to apply?

Fill out all the needed personal information and agree to the terms and conditions in the application form below.
Submit your registration form and continue with step 2. Registration period closes at 20.06.2022.

Transfer the registration fee of 150,00€ to confirm your registration.

Bank account
Maximilian Hermes
Bank: BNP Paribas
Intended use for payment: Please write down your full name and “Masterclass CDE 2”.
IBAN: FR76 3000 4007 3200 0102 4996 513

As soon as we checked your application, you will get a confirmation mail from us. This may take up to ten days.

The registration is only valid after we received the registration fee of 150,00€.

The final payment has to be transferred until 21.06.2022. 

Total payment includes the following items:
registration fee (150,00€)
accommodation and catering (820,00€)
course fee (720,00€ early bird or 820,00€ after 10.06.2022)

Early bird price: 1690,00€
Regular price: 1790,00€

The registration closes on the 07.03.2022

Application form