CORONA VIRUS: CLOSURE OF CONSERVATOIRE FROM MONDAY 16th MARCH
CORONA VIRUS: INFORMATION
Dear students and pupils,
Due to the order received by the Austrian Ministry of Education at 21:00 on Thursday 12th March, the conservatoire must remain closed from Monday 16th March, provisionally up until and including Friday 3rd April, in order to contain the spread of Corona virus.
The following measures will be taken:
Individual and Group Lessons
As of Monday 16th March 2020 and provisionally up until and including 3rd April 2020, no courses will be taught on the premises of Prayner Konservatorium. This also applies to individual lessons. For your individual lessons, please continue to practice and follow the instructions of your teachers over the phone, email, Skype, Zoom etc.
Selected courses will be offered online wherever possible. Further information will be sent by email in due course.
You will still be able to complete the semester as normal.
As of Monday 16th March up until and including 3rd April 2020, the premises of Prayner Konservatorium (Mühlgasse, Mariahilferstraße und Stiegergasse) will generally be closed.
All events at Prayner Konservatorium are cancelled with immediate effect, likewise until 3rd April. This include class performance evenings, master classes, theatre performances, song evenings, symposia, orchestra concerts, conferences, excursions etc.
Practice room facilities
Practice rooms will also not be provided up until and including 3rd April.
Office opening hours
All offices will remain closed to visitors, but the offices at Mühlgasse and Stiegergasse can be contacted by email and also by telephone within the usual opening hours. Please contact us with any requests by email or call us, we will respond as soon as possible.
Please pay tuition fees by bank transfer. As far as possible, cancelled lessons will be held at a later date in the semester.
Any urgently required documents will be sent by email.
The library will remain closed.
Please note that you are still required to inform the head office of Prayner Konservatorium immediately if you are suspected to have the Corona virus (by email: firstname.lastname@example.org) so that we can fulfil our duties to the health authorities by reporting these cases.
We would like to thank all colleagues, students and pupils for their extraordinary and brilliant support, for their contributions to creating solutions for these upcoming challenges, and for their readiness to be creative and flexible in dealing with what is a new situation for all of us.
Further information can be found on the Federal Ministry website: www.bmbwf.gv.at/corona
We wish you all good health,
The Directors of Prayner Konservatorium