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###NEW### Since 2021 Tchirkov teaches co-creative music practice, music theory, instrumentation and new composition techniques at the Grieg Academy of the University in Bergen.




###NEW### Hirschmann-Meisterkurs Europe 2022.

9.–16. September 2022, Saline royale d'Arc-et-Senans

Chamber music course: https://sjmw.ch/ff/hirschmann-meisterkurse/

In 2019-2021 taught contemporary composition and performance as well co-creative music practice at the Department of Contemporary Music of Moscow Tchaikovsky Conservatory.

He has been a guest lecturer at many European universities and academies of music including Zurich University of Arts, Art University of Graz, Gothenburg University, Norwegian Academy of music Oslo, Geneva Conservatory, Kuopio Conservatory of Music, Kazakh National University of Arts Astana, EMS Stockholm a.o.

In 2011-2014 he taught at the Moscow Contemporary Music Ensemble Academy for Young Composers in Tchaikovsky-city.

###Courses taught at the Moscow Conservatory
(selected topics)

- An intensive course developed for the Department of Advanced Studies in Education to be held in November-December 2021 (on- and offline). Course description and admission information here (in Russian): https://www.studionewmusic.ru/centre/education/courses/new_music_and_ensemble

  • Analysis of exploratory music with focus on co-creative, collaborative aspect of performance practice (the course is addressed to composers, performers and researchers and it covers a variety of styles and approaches including but not limited to site-specific composition, telematic composition, media art, performance art, sound installation, psychogeography, post-internet art a.o.)
  • Contemporary music interpretation (XX and XXI century music). Overview of styles and performance techniques. Extended techniques. Performance course.
  • Practice-based analysis of new music (XX and XXI century). Composition course.

###Courses upon request

Sergej Tchirkov is available for lecturing, workshops and co-creative lessons. For further information on courses, lectures and individual lessons please mail to info@tchirkov.eu

© Sergej Tchirkov 2022