August 17 - 31, 2019


The Zeist Music Days festival is an international meeting place for students and young professionals from all over the world.

International ensembles follow daily masterclasses by world-famous musicians who perform at the festival. These masterclasses are open to the public free of charge.

The masterclasses are given at the Cenakel of Kontakt der Kontinenten, a training and conference on Amersfoortsestraat 18 in Soesterberg, not far from Utrecht.

Coaching staff

This year’s teachers are:

  • Members of the Jerusalem Quartet
  • Members of the Schumann Quartett
  • Marcin Sieniawski - Polish cellist and founder of the Szymanowski Quartet
  • Alexander Sitkovetsky - violinist and founder of the Sitkovetsky Trio
  • Wu Qian - pianist of the Sitkovetsky Trio
  • Iris Goren will work with her unique method Bodywork for Musicians

Dates and times

Week 1  13 t/m 18 August 2018  9.30 - 12.30 uur

Week 2  20 t/m 23 August 2018  9.30 - 12.30 uur