Eurocuivres Asia 2018 NDHU International Winds Festival

Time:2018/07/9(Mon)~07/14(Sat)

Performance:2018/07/14(六) 14:30 Hualien Performing Arts Center

Enrollment fees:NT$2,000*6(days)=NT$12,000

(Including private lessons, sectional workshops, masterclass, group rehearsals, admittance to faculty concerts, performance, local commute, lunch&dinner)

Accommodations:NT$4,000 (7/8~14 Total 7 nights, breakfast included)

NT$1,000 Early bird discount due by April 20.

Tuition Refunds Policy:This will apply to students who choose to leave the program:

(1)Before July 1 (Mon), 70% tuition refund.

(2)7/1  After July 1(Mon), No refund.

This competition is free and open to trumpet trainees of Eurocuivres Asia 2018 only,

and welcomes all trumpet players without any age limit.

How to apply

(1)By Internet:All application information is available online at eurocuivresasia.com

(2)By Post:Completed application form should be mailed to 

National Dong Hwa University Music Department.

For further information, please contact:

Mr. Lee +886 3 863-5168

Prof. Lu +886 935-963010

Email: eurocuivresasiadonghwa@gmail.com

WebSite : eurocuivresasia.com

Facebook:https://www.facebook.com/EurocuivresAsia/

The program is open to everyone with basic musical skills at all ages

Application deadline:May 20, 2018

Address : National Dong Hwa University (No.1, Sec.2, Da Hsueh Road, Shoufeng, Hualien)

Presentation

Eurocuivres, meaning “Euro-Brass”, is one of the most esteemed and renowned brass and percussion festival and conference in Europe. Eurocuivres is celebrated for its acclaimed pedagogical teams, and attracts attendees and participants from all over the world. Located at Pays De Montbéliard in France, Eurocuivres has coached more than 2,000 students and organized over 200 concerts over the past twenty years with the support of the french government and private sponsors.

2018 marks the premier of Eurocuivres Asia, in partnership with the Taiwan National Dong Hwa University and the Dong Hwa Symphonic Wind Band, this event will take place from July 9-14, 2018 in Hualien, Taiwan near Taroko Gorge, breathtaking scenic 19 km long canyon and National Park.

Eurocuivres Asia is an international music festival, conference and international competition that welcomes all brass, percussion and woodwind players of any age and of any level from all over the globe. Participants will be exposed to an unforgettable musical experience while improving their skill level. The six-day event features a Trumpet International Competition, Chamber music performances, masterclasses and clinics led by international and exceptional artists from some top conservatories, universities and orchestras, whose guidance and council will help you on your way toward excellence.

Along with the finest quality faculty, Eurocuivres Asia will also have displays from instruments companies like Schilke Music Product USA, Yamaha Japan, Buffet Group,Jupiter Taiwan and others, bringing together some of the best musicians in the world with some of the best products in the world.

National Dong Hwa Univeristy is located in Hualien County, Shougeng Township, bounded to the east by the Hualien River, to the south by the Lao River, and to the north by the Mugua River, Mountain Range to the southeast and the Central Mountain Range to the west, about fifteen kilometers south of the world-renowned scenery of the Taroko Gorge National Park. The campus is located beside Provincial Highway No. 9 (exit past the 216km marker for the Zhixue Gate or past the 218km marker for the Main Gate). The Zhixue  Gate is 16km from the rear entrance of Hualien train station, 17.2km from the front entrance  of Hualien train station, 3.5km from Shoufeng  train station, 1km from Zhixue  train station, and 21km from Hualien airport.

Since the campus has an area  of 251 hectares (650 acres), bicycles are highly recommended for campus-wide transportation. The following are  various means of transportation from Taipei to Hualien City:

Air

This  is the fastest and the most convenient method of transport. A single ticket costs around NT$ 1,400. The flight takes about 35 minutes and you have to use the  domestic airport at Songshan in Taipei City. After arrival in Hualien, you can arrive our campus by bus or taxi.

Train

There are many different types of train and their service and level of comfort depend on the price. For timetables and pricesplease see the Taiwan Railways Administration website. During peak times,  it is better to book your ticket in advance. Some trains just go  to Hualien  City while others  stop near the university (Zhixue train station). Transport by train from Taipei to Hualien City takes about 2-3 hours depending on the price of the ticket, while from Hualien City to the campus takes about 15-30 minutes.)

Bus & Taxi

The cheapest way to get from Hualien City to the campus is by local bus (NT$ 36) or more expensively, by taxi (about NT$ 300, Beipu Taxi Co. 0800-026-233, 03-826-2333).