Galway 2020: Cellissimo International Student Programme Callout!


As part of Galway 2020, Music for Galway has created a new cello festival titled Cellissimo.

Cellissimo will include an International Student Programme (ISP) and they are encouraging cello students and recent graduates from music conservatoires across Europe to apply.

Each participating student will take part in masterclasses, have the opportunity to perform at pop-up concerts in Galway and also participate in a showcase concert at the end of the programme.

Hostel/B&B accommodation will be provided for all ISP participants for the duration of the programme.

The entry requirements are as follows:

  • Applicants must currently be a student or recent graduate (2 years).
  • Applicants must be 18 to 26 years old.
  • Applicants must cover the cost of their own flights.

Closing date for applications:  Friday, 15 November 2019, 5.00pm

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For full application information, contact Ramona at