Masterclasses piano, violin & cello in Pörtschach

The registration form can be downloaded here

Registration on site

Sunday, 4 September 2022: 16:00 – 18:00 at the Congress Center Pörtschach, Hauptstraße 203


Members of the “Jess Trio” Vienna

Piano: Univ. Prof. Dr. Johannes Kropfitsch, Music and Art Private University Vienna

Violin: Univ. Prof. Elisabeth Kropfitsch, University of Music and Performing Arts Vienna

Cello: Univ. Prof. Stefan Kropfitsch, University of Music and Performing Arts Vienna

Career Management: Erwin Belakowitsch, singer, actor and cultural manager (MAS)


Lesson times

Monday – Friday: 10:30 to 13:00; 15:00 to 18:30
Additional programme Monday evening: E. Belakowitsch: Career Management. Dealing with social media, websites, application emails.

Dinner at a hotel by the lake

Thursday, 8.9.2022, evening

Final matinee and presentation of certificates

Saturday, 10.9.2022, 11 a.m. at the Congress Center Pörtschach


  • Five sessions of 45′ each of individual tuition (Monday – Friday), or tuition in an ensemble
    • Focus on Johannes Brahms, but works by other composers also welcome
  • Unlimited free participation in master classes given by other teachers
  • Additional programme: career management, also passive the offer for Lied: self-presentation: presentation and reflection of performances
  • Certificate/confirmation of participation
  • Free use of the practice rooms
  • Invitation to a dinner at a hotel by the lake.

Course fees

Course fee: 400 €;

Course fee for passive participants (without enrolment): 30 € per day, weekly ticket: 120 €.


You can find a list of accommodations on last year´s competition page.