What You Need to Know
When is the festival? Where is it located? What age group?
The Festival will be from 3rd to the 9th of July, 2023, in Ávila, Spain. It is around 108km (65 miles) from Madrid, the capital of Spain.
This festival is designed for students over 15 years of age and/or with a level equal to or higher than Spain's 3rd Middle Grade level or equivalent.
In exceptional cases, students who do not meet any of the organization's previous study requirements may also attend.
Please contact the organization if you have any questions.
How much does it cost to attend?
Full Board - all classes, concerts, mentoring, insurance, sightseeing tickets, hotel and 3 daily meals - 750 euros total per person.
Half Board - all classes, concerts, mentoring, insurance, sightseeing tickets, 2 daily meals (Lunch and Dinner), NO hotel - 499 euros total per person.
Festival only - all classes, insurance, concerts, mentoring, NO Hotel, NO meals - 350 euros total per person.
Parent rate (only for parents/guardians accompanying FULL BOARD students) - all concerts, mentoring, insurance, sightseeing tickets, hotel and 3 daily meals - 499 euros total per person.
How can I make the registration payment?
Payments are to be made through bank deposit:
Asociacion Filarmonia Avila
Address: Calle Doctor Jesus Galan, 16 2-3 Avila 05003
Iban ES30 2085 8164 1603 3025 7611
Ibercaja Banco SA
Plaza de Basilio Paraiso 2
Where will I stay during the festival?
Students will spend the week at the Hotel de las Moradas, which is located in the heart of the city within the walled enclosure, a few meters from the Palácio de los Serrano, one of the venues of the festival.
Where will we eat during the festival?
Full board and Half board students will enjoy their meals as a group at Barbacana Restaurant.
Please let us know ahead about any intolerances, allergies and dietary restrictions so that we can adapt the menu.
When is the deadline to sign up ?
International students should sign up and pay by May 30th, 2023. Spanish students can sign up by June 15th, 2023.
Limited spots available (only 7 students per instructor) so we encourage you to reserve your spot as soon as possible.
What instruments are allowed to sign up for IV Avila International Music Festival?
This edition we will focus on piano, violin, cello and flute. Formed Chamber Music groups are highly encouraged to apply.
Where will the classes take place?
The classes will be given at the Palácio de Los Serrano, belonging to the Ávila Foundation, a 16th - century palace with all top notch comfort and technology of the 21st century.
The piano classes will take place at the Fundación Ávila Auditorium.