Bass in Goettingen, Germany

Discussion in 'Miscellaneous [DB]' started by Noam Elron, Dec 27, 2005.

  1. Noam Elron

    Noam Elron

    Apr 14, 2005
    Haifa, Israel
    Hello bass talkers,

    I'm an amateur player. My wife is planning on doing a PhD at Goettingen university, which means we're going to relocate for a year. I've been thinking of using this opportunity in order to take a break from real life and just play bass all day long (assuming she gets a big enough scholarship to support us both).

    I play both classical and Jazz, and I have room for improvement in both idioms (I would prefare dedicating this year to classical playing).
    Do any of you know of any teachers or music programs in Goettingen?
    How about issues of renting/buying an instrument?
    Assuming I do find a program, how does one normally go about auditioning for a program from overseas?

    Any input would be great help. Thanks
  2. bassist14


    Oct 17, 2005
    hello noam

    here are the contact-infos of the göttinger symphony-orchestra.
    maybe there will be someone who can help you:

    Geschäftsstelle des Göttinger Symphonie Orchesters
    Godehardstr. 19–21
    37081 Göttingen
    Tel. 0049 5 51 30 544-0
    Fax 0049 5 51 30 544-20

    and the göttinger music-school:
    Musikschule für den Landkreis Göttingen
    Rheinhöuser Landstr.4
    37070 Göttingen

    0049551 / 5 25 - 5 00

    good luck!
  3. Noam Elron

    Noam Elron

    Apr 14, 2005
    Haifa, Israel
    thanks Bassist14, this looks like it's just on the mark