Currently approved masterclasses:

dates and time TBC


Eliz Erkalp* (FA)

William VerMeulen* (FA)

Johannes Hinterholzer* (FA): Thursday, 4 July, 13:45-16:45

Christoph Ess* (FA): Thursday, 4 July, 17:00-20:00

Marie-Louise Neunecker* (FA): Saturday 6 July, 10:00-13:00

Hervé Joulain*

Marjolaine Goulet (FA) : Friday 5 July, 14:00-17:00 – WtD special masterclass for 12-18 yo

Bruno Schneider*

Peter Kurau


Francis Orval (Liège, honorary international soloist)

Jean-Pierre Dassonville (la Monnaie Royal Opera House & Conservatoire Royal de Bruxelles)

subject: playing style & musicality

Bart Aerbeydt (Freiburger Barockorchester)

subject: natural horn

Rik Vercruysse (Royal Ghent & Antwerp Conservatory)

Evi Baetens (Brussels Philharmonic)

subject: low horn

Hans Van der Zanden (Brussel Philharmonic) – 2 July, time TBA

subject: orchestral excerpts

Luc Bergé (Royal Brussels Conservatory)

Nico de Marchi (Orchestre Royal Philharmonique de Liège & IPEM Namur) -Friday

Anthony Devriendt (National Orchestra of Belgium)


Student IHS51 participants can follow a masterclass for free at IHS51. Please fill out the Masterclass Application Form to apply.

application deadline: May 1st 2019

Upon motivation, masterclass slots can be opened for non-students. There will be dedicated masterclasses for Wake the Dragon participants.
Some masterclasses are subject to a selection procedure:

To access a masterclass marked with *, and send in a 5-minute audition tape to masterclasses(AT) .

Information on Masterclass subjects and the registration form, see the Masterclass Registration Page