by Joel Arias, IHS Representative for Panama and Venezuela
The International Course for Natural and Modern Horn begins as a teaching project for horn players in Venezuela in 2010.
Since the beginning, it is presented as an initiative that helps the artistic growth of students and provides an international event for the cultural development of the country with classes, talks, concerts and other related artistic events.
It is intended, once a year, to have the presence of musicians of the highest level for the specialized teaching of the instruments and to offer through this project a contribution to the musical culture of the country.
In this first edition in Panama, we will be offering -through students and invited teachers- master classes, conferences and other related activities, it will be an intensive academic experience for the participants of the course and an unforgettable cultural proposal to the general public.
The participants will have all the comforts in adequate facilities, equipped with the most modern technology, to receive the maximum information during 4 consecutive days of master classes, conferences and concerts.
Students will receive a certificate of participation endorsed by the Faculty of Fine Arts of the University of Panama.
Panama, due to its privileged location, is one of the most important tourist and business centers in the region with an excellent system of air and sea connections to the whole world.
It is known for its beautiful natural settings and also has multiple accommodation options and gastronomic variety.
Panamá with its constant economic, social and cultural development makes this place a very attractive destination.
English translation by Gabriella Ibarra