8va Bassa - Open 

'A place for tuba and fun' 

2-3 September 2022

Top musicians from all over the world share their thoughts, insights and passion with you.



We are proud to present the 8va Bassa open on 2-3 September 2022 at the beautiful and unique venue of Akoesticum in The Netherlands. There is a big hall for recitals, studios for masterclasses, a bar and a hotel! 
Our goal is to reach everyone that wants to join us, from amateur to professional tuba player, to explore and enjoy this weekend.

This weekend includes:
- Masterclasses by tutors
- Tuba related topics 
- Recitals 
- Hotel*
- Meals 
- Leisure time at the bar and in the beautiful nature 
- An opportunity to have individual lessons**
- Humor

Participent fee: €325,- ex VAT

* You will share a room with another participant. There is an option for single lodging for an additional fee. 
** Limited places

Tutors 2022

Perry Hoogendijk
Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra
ADAMS tuba artist

Luc Geraats 
Orchestra of the Royal Netherlands Airforce
Melton tuba artist 

Sergio Carolino

Principal solo tuba in the Porto Symphony Orchestra Casa da Música, Yamaha International Artist.