Application guidelines


July 28, 2024 (Sunday) – August 1, 2024 (Thursday) (4 nights and 5 days)

[Application target]

No age limit

[Host venue]

Shirakaba Plateau Lakeside Megamiko, Nagano
Tateshina Outdoor Concert Hall (indoor hall), Hotel Ambient Tateshina, Colosseum inn Tateshina, Mille-feuille, Wildflower, Le Gran, B&B Sora

[Participation application acceptance period]

Applications start from February 1st, 2024 (Thursday), deadline is July 13th (Sat), early bird discount available until May 10th (Friday)

【Courses / Participation Fee and Precautions】

1. Violin course:
Asako Yoshikawa (capacity: 6 people) Early bird discount ¥69,000 // Regular price ¥72,000
Masayuki Kino (capacity 8 people) Early bird ¥72,000 // Regular ¥75,000

2. Piano course: Michele Innocenti (capacity 8 people) Early bird ¥87,000 // Regular ¥90,000

3. Viola course: Yuki Hyakutake (capacity 8 people) Early bird discount ¥72,000 // Regular price ¥75,000

4. Cello course: Dmitry Fagin (capacity 8 people) Early bird ¥72,000 // Regular ¥75,000

5. Chamber music course: Each of the above professors (up to 5 people) Early bird discount: ¥82,000 // Regular price: ¥85,000

Accompaniment assistant: Keiko Hyakutake, Kazumu Akimoto
Inspector & Staff: Sakurako Otani, Kazumu Akimoto

*Each course consists of three 45-minute lessons.
*Courses can be taken more than once.
*If you are participating in a chamber music course as a group, there are no restrictions on the composition or the pieces you take. If you are participating as an individual, please contact the secretariat as we will discuss the songs and members.
*If you take a chamber music course at the same time as another course, the following discount rate will be applied to the chamber music course tuition fee.
1 lesson: ¥20,000, 2 lessons: ¥35,000, 3 lessons: ¥50,000. However, participation in the class finale concert by taking a chamber music course is limited to those who have applied for two or more lessons

All students are welcome to perform at the class finale concert on the last day. Auditions for students who wish to perform at the joint recital will be held around late May, and those who pass will be able to perform at the joint recital held at the same time as the music camp or at the lobby concert at Hotel Ambient Tateshina. Auditions will begin accepting applications from Thursday, February 1, 2024, and are scheduled to be held in late April. Details will be announced later on the homepage.


①If you require accompaniment, please pay an additional accompaniment fee of ¥12,000. (1 lesson, 1 performance)
②If you are looking for a chamber music co-star, please contact us.
③If there are less than 4 applicants for any course, the course may not be held or you may be asked to adjust the accommodation date.
④The course fee includes 3 lessons, concert performance fee, piano usage fee, facility usage fee, and all concert ticket fees during the period. Please note that the number of lessons is required to be three times and cannot be reduced (excluding duplicate courses). You may also be able to request additional lessons for a fee.
Please note that performance at the class finale will be limited to 8 minutes or less per person or group for each course taken. Depending on the number of participants, the time may be shortened further.
⑤In addition to the course fee, a music festival registration fee of ¥4,000 and accommodation fees will be required. Due to the sound production and lessons, you will be staying at an affiliated pension or hotel, so please be sure to apply through the office to the music festival affiliated pension or hotel. (Study discounts will be applied. Prices vary slightly depending on the facility, so please be sure to contact the office.)
Please note that accompanying family members can also stay overnight at the seminar at a discount, so if you are an elementary or junior high school student, we recommend that a parent accompany you (participants are responsible for their own living arrangements). Masu.)
This music festival and training course is made possible with the cooperation of the Megami Lake sponsoring hotels and pensions, so all other external guests will be charged ¥10,000 in addition to the registration fee as facility usage fees and music festival fees.
⑥The principle is to take the course over 5 days and 4 nights, but if you are unable to do so, please contact the secretariat. Specially, if you are taking the course for a small number of nights, the accommodation fee will be the amount according to the number of nights, but there will be no discount on the course fee.
⑦For those who wish to interpret for the lesson, we will do so for 6,000 yen per session. If you are interested, please apply to the secretariat in advance. Please note that depending on the instructor’s schedule, we may not always be able to accommodate your request.
⑧You can also listen to the lessons of other students and other courses for free.
⑨Please prepare sheet music for the instructor and accompanist.

【Tateshina Music Festival】

All students will be able to perform at the class finale concert on the final day.
Students who wish to perform at the joint recital will be auditioned in early May,
and successful applicants will be able to perform at the joint recital or
lobby concert held at the same time as the music camp. Please see the homepage for details.

【How to apply】
Please send an application form to Megamiko Music Camp Office. After accepting applications, we will send you a confirmation email as soon as possible, but please do not hesitate to contact us if you do not hear from us more than a week.

● Accommodation Address;

Pension Mille-feuille PV, Megamiko Shirakaba Kogen, Tateshina-cho, Kitasaku-gun, Nagano Prefecture (Tel: 0267-55-6581)
Pension Wildflower 410-3 Megamiko, Tateshina-cho, Kitasaku-gun, Nagano (Tel: 080-8889-6342)
Pension Ru Gran 422 Ashida Hakkeno, Tateshina-cho, Kitasaku-gun, Nagano Prefecture (Tel: 0267-55-6275)
B&B sora 1043 Ashida Hakkeno, Tateshina-cho, Kitasaku-gun, Nagano Prefecture (Tel: 0267-55-7890)

*If you are not in a rented pension, you will not be able to hear the sound, so please be sure to make a reservation for your stay through the secretariat.
*Each accommodation accepts parcel deliveries. There will be 2 to 4 people per room, and the room allocation will be made by the secretariat.
If you would like a single room, please contact the office.
If you wish, we can also guide you to Hotel Ambient Tateshina at a special rate.

● Transportation contact:

*Shinjuku-Megami Lake express bus (Travis Japan Co., Ltd.) is currently suspended.
We recommend using the following transportation options.

From the nearest station
Approximately 60 minutes by bus from JR Chino Station (get off at Megamiko bus stop)
Approximately 70 minutes by bus from JR Sakudaira Station (get off at Megamiko bus stop)

By car
Approximately 60 minutes from “Suwa IC”
Approximately 60 minutes from “Saku IC”
Approximately 40 minutes from “Tobu Yunomaru IC”
Approximately 80 minutes from JR Karuizawa Station

If you are using public transportation, the nearest bus stop will vary depending on where you are staying. We will inform you separately after receiving your application. If you have a car, we recommend that you come by car so that you can easily get back and forth between the accommodation, the lesson venue, and the hall.

Tateshina Music Festival Megamiko Music Camp Office

Coop Nomura Roppongi I-405 in Amati Music, 3-4-2 Roppongi, Minato-ku, Tokyo 106-0032
Tel: 070 – 1570 – 9888

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