General conditions

Le conservatoire situé au cœur du forum culturel : le Grand Théâtre de Provence et le mur végétal


The Summer Academy takes place in the conservatoire Darius Milhaud in Aix-en-Provence, France. This splendid modern building, drawn by  famous Japanese architect Kengo Kuma, is located at the very heart of the new cultural forum of the city and just a few minutes walk from the historical downtown.


Conservatoire Darius Milhaud
380 avenue Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
13100 Aix-en-Provence
Standard : 04 88 71 84 20




By car: From the A51 highway, take the "Aix centre" exit, and 5 minutes later, you will reach the conservatoire. There are a lot of free car parks situated at the edge of the city center, and some paying underground car parks (free for 30 minutes) at immediate vicinity of the conservartoire (Parking de la Rotonde and Parking de la Méjanes).

By public transport: From Marseilles, by bus (every 5 to 10 minutes, from the bus station of Saint-Charles) or by the TER regional train (every 20 to 40 minutes). The conservatoire is located next the bus station and the SNCF station of Aix-en-Provence.



Two main possibilities are available: some in the accomodation facilities at Lycée Saint Eloi and also some foster home placements. Both of them are available upon resquest (see the registration from for more information). Do not hesitate to contact us to get more informations.

Moreover, Aix-en-Provence and its surrounding countryside offer the possibility of a variety of accomodation arrangements in every price range : hotels, holiday cottages, guesthouses and campsites. By the end of August, you will benefit from attractives prices. In this way, the training course can be the right time for the whole family to visit Aix-en-Provence and its surrounding area.


Liens utiles :

Office de Tourisme Pays d'Aix

Gîtes de France [Bouches-du-Rhône]




There are a lot of food services easily accessibles on foot from the conservatoire in every price range. You can eat in or takeaway. The trainees can, if they want to, eat their meals in the enclosure of the conservartoire (in the students' hall) or in the shady courtyard.




Logos Conservatoire et AB  

Design and pictures (*): Nicolas Jullien and Karine Aznar for Atelier Ballet d'Aix-en-Provence
(* except artist and teacher’s personal pictures)