Here you will find all useful information about the seminar. Keep updated on this page! We will put out information about timetable, festival concerts, transport and other relevant things.
The seminar week is from the 8. to the 13. of August 2019. It starts with an opening concert at 19.00 the 8th. It will be possible to check in at the academy, where you will stay, before the opening concert. The master classes will take place from the 9. to the 13. of August.
Study the pieces before arrival, so that you can use time to follow the master classes. Please bring one extra copy of all scores!
Check in and timetable
When checking in at the Ole Bull Academy, all the seminar participants will get their individual timetable. We will also put up timetables and other relevant information in the Ole Bull Academy’s common rooms. Please keep updated by checking these.
Alcohol is prohibited during the seminar. This means that it is not allowed to consume alcohol inside the Ole Bull Academy. We kindly ask everybody to respect this.
Bergen Airport Flesland is one of the biggest airports in Norway, with lots of domestic and international arrivals every day. From the airport, you can take the light rail or bus to Bergen Central Station, and from here take a direct train to Voss. This light trail takes about 45 minutes. The train from Bergen to Voss departs every hour, and takes about 80 minutes. Remember to buy ticket in advance; on the app, on the internett or at an automate at the railway station. There is also a beautiful train trip from Oslo, which takes about 5h 30m.
Light trail and bus; https://avinor.no/en/airport/bergen-airport/to-and-from-the-airport/bus-and-taxi/bus