Sébastian Jacot - Flute

(c) G. Bertaglia

25 – 30 July 2022

In addition to his solo career, he has won 1st prizes at the world's most prestigious flute competitions: Kobe International Flute Competition 2013, Carl Nielsen International Flute Competition 2014, ARD Music Competition 2015. His musical career began with solo performances with the Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra, Munich Chamber Orchestra, Geneva Chamber Orchestra, Thai Philharmonic Orchestra and the Deutsche Staatsphilharmonie Mannheim, among others. As an orchestra member, he started his first position as assistant principal flute Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra in 2006, at the age of just 19. After returning to Europe, he deepened his knowledge of contemporary music, not least as a member of the Ensemble Contrechamps, and played as a substitute with renowned orchestras such as the Berlin Philharmonic and the Mahler Chamber Orchestra. His work with orchestras has taken him to concert halls around the world: Carnegie Hall, Musikverein Vienna, Suntory Hall Tokyo, Concertgebouw Amsterdam, Royal Albert Hall for the BBC Proms and many more. Sébastian Jacot is now 1st solo flutist of the Gewandhaus Orchestra Leipzig. Website

Sophio Gigineishvili, Accompanist

Preselection: Two works from different musical periods (YouTube link)
Beginning of the master class: 25 July 2022, 10:00 am
Course Languages: German, English
Orchestra Studio (as soloist, free choice of works): 28 July 2022

Registration fee: 80 Euros
Active participation: 350 Euros
Orchestra Studio: 50 Euro

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Unfortunately, registration for this master class is no longer possible.

Accommodation Offer

Period: 24 – 31 July 2022 (7 nights)

Leonardo Hotel

  • ½ Double room: 196 Euros (not incl. breakfast)
  • Single room: 336 Euros (not incl. breakfast)


Sébastian Jacot: 25 July 2022, 7:30 pm, Schießhaus Weimar
Participants: 30 July 2021, 4:00 pm, Forum Seebach

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