Vladimír Chmelo’s and Franz Hawlata’s Singing Masterclasses in Český Krumlov


The 5th year of the Vocal Mastercourses is dedicated above all to Italian and German opera works. World-renowned German bass singer with Czech roots Franz Hawlata has been invited to this year’s courses. While Vladimír Chmelo focuses on the field of Italian bel canto, Franz Hawlata specializes in Wagner’s, Mozart’s and Strauss’s repertoire. The courses end with a final concert with costumes in the Atrium of the Monastery of Franciscan Nuns.


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1st course: 18-23/7/2022 (Vladimír Chmelo)
2nd course: 25-30/7/2022 (Vladimír Chmelo, Franz Hawlata)

Lecturers’ concert: 18/7/2022

Concert – Franz Hawlata’s recital: 25/7/2022
Final concert of 1st course: 23/7/2022
Final concert of 2nd course: 30/7/2022


Monasteries Český Krumlov – Klášterní Dvůr 97, 381 01 Český Krumlov

Masterclasses include

singing lesson including piano cooperation every day of the stay

(Robert Pechanec, Ahmad Hedar)
acting and movement training every day of the stay (Jaromír Brych)
rehearsal and performance (by prior arrangement with lecturers)


The application must be submitted by 20/6/2022, the number of participants is limited.


Course fees
The fee for an active participant in the singing courses for Czech citizens is 8.000,- CZK.
The fee for a passive participant in the singing courses for Czech citizens is 1.500,-CZK.
The fee for an active participant in the singing courses for foreigners is 350,-EURO.
The fee for a passive participant in the singing courses for foreigners is 100,-EURO.


The fees must be paid by 20/6/2022 to the account of the Prague Institute of Music.


Arrival to the course is in the early evening before the first day of the course when an organizational meeting of all the participants is also held, place and time to be defined.


available in the beautiful setting and quiet location of the Český Krumlov Study Centre in the centre of the city at reduced prices for course participants



Prices of accommodation for course participants and their accompaniment
(without breakfast but including VAT and all fees):
1.200,- CZK per night for a double room 
850,- CZK per night for a single room

Breakfast may be ordered on request.
Price of buffet breakfast: 150,- CZK/person.
Guests may of course also prepare their breakfast themselves and free of charge in the kitchenette in the Study Centre.



By sending the application the participant agrees to the processing of personal data.

Thank you for sending your request!

Bank details for the payment of the course fee

Name of account:

Pražský hudební institut, z.ú.

Account number:

284359786 / 0300

IBAN CZ47 0300 0000 0002 8435 9786


Variable symbol:

Participant’s date of birth in the following format:

year/month/day: (e.g. 19940228)

Information for recipient:

name of participant


detailed information will be provided by Alžběta Kerberová,

Director of Prague Music Institute

E-mail: alzbeta.kerberova@prazskyhudebniinstitut.cz

Tel: +420 603 787 697, www.prazskyhudebniinstitut.cz