The Training lets you deepen your understanding of the philosophy and artistic attitude of Music for People
The trainees learn various musical basics and ways of interplay which support intuitive music making and qualify for leading groups following the method of Music for People
The exercises take the level of experience of the participants into consideration. The educational objectives will be set individually together with the mentor and the training managers
Music for People invites you to engage in an integral process
Target Group -> it's you!
The training is for people who want to get involved into and share a personal musical and artistic process. They can be music novices, amateur musicians and professional musicians from a broader musical context.
Contents of the training
You can choose your individual training yourself. Music for People has developed various teaching materials which you can choose from.
The modules are designed to be learned individually at home and in the seminars. We recommend to take part in regional groups and let Music for People elements be part of your own field of practise.
Taking into account the individual requirements of the participants, you can discuss your training priorities with the teaching staff and adapt your training objectives according to you musical experience.
The seminars and workshops enable you to share your progress and questions with group leaders, your mentor and other participants and to get and give feedback
At the same time, you receive new stimulus for your next steps.
Effort and costs
A five day seminar in spring and in summer, plus a weekend workshop in autumn and winter
The seminars are one module where as the workshops count as half a module.
You graduate after completing 9 modules, the handing in of a self-assessment of your performance and the realisation of a final project. You will then be qualified to lead music improvisation groups
A Music for People training costs from 600.- to 800.- Swiss Francs, not including expenses for travel and accommodation. Exact figures are to be found on the website of the Kientalerhof. You can apply here. (back)