The Kunstgebouw Leusden is a half hour east of
Amsterdam on the outskirts of Amersfoort. Alan Fraser's traditional May Day Netherlands weekend has been shifted to
The Institute is OPEN TO ALL INTERESTED PIANISTS:
SATURDAY AFTERNOON TEACHERS SESSION - Practical Applications of Feldenkrais: Learning By
Experience & Sensation
There will be a special free afternoon session Saturday June 3rd for all teachers from the Leusden & Amersfoort
This typical schedule will be modified according to the makeup and needs of the group.
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3831 XD Leusden
There are several accommodation options in the Amersfoort area.
• To book a hotel we recommend Booking.com.
• www.airbnb.com also offers several listings.
Book early to get the best choice and the best price.
Frits has very kindly offered to provide a light lunch on each of the three days. There will also be coffee, tea and cookies throughout the day. There is a small charge of €7 to cover shopping costs, to be paid at the institute.
The active participation fee covers THREE individual lessons, daily group ATM lesson, daily seminar lecture,
and observation of all other lessons. Auditors participate fully but receive no individual lessons.
After registering, please return here to fill out the
DETAILED PARTICIPANT REGISTRATION FORM.
In the tables below, when you scroll over a price it changes colour. Click on your preferred option to pay by credit card or
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will appear on your statement as "2CO.com," not as "The Alan Fraser Piano Institute." If you want to register for two or more
days but not the entire institute, repeat the one-day registration as many times as you need.
Please note that due to new 2CO regulations, ALL PRICES ARE LISTED IN U.S. DOLLARS. You may change your payment
currency at checkout.
OPTION 1: Online Deposit
Register with a non-refundable deposit.
OPTION 2: Register Online
OPTION 3: Online Discounts
10 % EARLY BIRD & SENIORS DISCOUNT - for seniors age 65 and over; also anyone under 65 who registers by April 1.
25% STUDENT DISCOUNT - for students up to age 25.
35% KUNSTGEBOUW LEUSDEN DISCOUNT - for all active Kunstgebouw Leusden or Amersfoort students and staff.
OPTION 4: Contact us for further registration options
For other options please contact Frits Kroese or
Sophia Cholich to reserve your place.
Frits or Sophia will answer all your questions and arrange your preferred payment option and/or partial scholarship.
Fees for the Alan Fraser Piano Institute cover venue rental costs, travel costs, administration
and website costs as well as Professor Fraser's teaching fees. Accommodation fees are paid separately.
After registration, please come back to fill out this
PARTICIPANT INFORMATION FORM.
After you have completed your institute, please come back to fill out this
QUESTIONNAIRE. This helps evaluate your experience, tailor your ongoing regime to facilitate further
progress, and fine-tune the institute structure to better meet your needs.
Canadian pianist Alan Fraser gives master classes and recitals worldwide and conducts ongoing research and refinement on the ideas put forth in his three books,
The Craft of Piano Playing
(also in DVD),
Honing the Pianistic Self-Image,
and All Thumbs: Well-Coordinated Piano Technique.
He is at work on several new volumes.
Visit here for more on Alan Fraser.
If you have concerns or questions about your participation in the institute and would like to address
them directly to Alan Fraser, send him an email.
Pianist and pedagogue Frits Kroese is a long-standing resident of Leusden. He
teaches at Scholen in de Kunst in the Eemhuis Amersfoort, is actively involved in the Academy for Music for talented
pupils, and gives recitals regularly. He first attended an Alan Fraser Piano Institute in 2015.
Frits's contact information: Email Frits
If you must cancel your registration, reimbursement will be as follows:
Cancellations before April 1: 100% reimbursement.
Cancellations before April 10: 75% reimbursement.
Cancellations before April 24: 50% reimbursement.
Cancellations before May 7: 25% reimbursement.
Cancellations after May 7: no reimbursement unless except in cases of doctor-certified illness or acts of God.
We reserve the right to cancel the institute due to insufficient enrolment; in this eventuality all resgistration fees will be