Doublebass

From July 16 to August 12, 2017

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Application Deadline

February 15, 2017

  • Faculty artists
  • The session
  • Rates

Paul Ellison

Masterclasses - Doublebass

July 16 to 23 and July 30 to August 5

Professor, The Shepherd School of Music, Rice University

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John Clayton

Masterclasses - Doublebass

August 6 to 12

World renowned Soloist

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Étienne Lafrance

Private lessons

July 16 to 29

Assistant Principal Doublebass, Orchestre symphonique de Québe

Nicholas Walker

Private lessons - Doublebass

July 16 to 29

Professor, Ithaca College

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David Allen Moore

Private lessons - Doublebass

July 30 to August 12

Member, Los Angeles Philharmonic Orchestra

Professor, USC Thornton School of Music

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Brigitte Poulin

Accompaniment

July 30 to August 12

Pianist, Transmission Ensemble

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PROGRAM

This four-week program proposes to advanced level doublebassists aged 16 or more a collaborative and personalized pedagogical approach. The Doublebass session emphasizes solo practice and team work.

  • Technique classes
  • Participation in masterclasses
  • Private lessons
  • Lecture on specific topics
  • Student concerts

THE SESSION INCLUDES

  • Collaborative piano services are offered for the masterclasses (it is the student’s responsibility to provide piano parts to the pianist)
  • Free access to all the Academy classes and activities for the entire session (possibility to attend other instruments masterclasses when schedules allow)
  • Free access to le Domaine Forget International Festival concerts during the session*
    *Restrictions may apply for certain concerts
  • Sunday outings and student evening activities (bonfire, sports activities, etc.)

PREPARING YOUR SESSION

Ranking audition:

  • Monday, July 17, as of 9 A.M. (Part 1 - arrival on July 16)
  • Monday, July 31, as of 9 A.M. (Part 2 - arrival on July 30)

The ranking audition is for evaluation and placement in masterclasses and chamber music ensembles. Each candidate must perform one unaccompanied work lasting 5 minutes maximum. 
Each participant must submit a list of the repertoire that he/she will play in masterclasses or in private lessons. This repertoire must be uploaded to Your Profile no later than 6 weeks prior to the beginning of  your session. A follow-up email will be sent in due course.
Instrument
Each participant must fully insure his/her instrument for the entire length of his/her session.

REQUIRED MATERIAL

Video link (Unlisted YouTube, Vimeo or DropBox links or any other link directly accessible, WITHOUT the need of a password) including:

  • 2 works, clearly identified - 20 minutes total – of contrasting types (style, period and composer), at least one with accompaniment

USEFUL INFORMATION

Arrival: Sunday, July 16, 2017 after 2 P.M.
Departure: Saturday, July 29 or Saturday, August 12, 2017 after breakfast

TUITION (INCLUDING ROOM, BOARD, TUITION and photocopies)

FOUR WEEKS SESSION

Canadian student: $3,420 CDN

International student: $3,660 CDN

TWO WEEKS SESSION

Canadian student: $1,805 CDN

International student: $1,930 CDN


AUDITORS - MASTERCLASSES

One masterclass: $50 CDN

One day: $80 CDN

One week: $375 CDN


PAYMENT INFORMATION | REFUND POLICY

First instalment 

To confirm and reserve your place, a first deposit, non-refundable fee covering half of the full amount for your internship is required within seven (7) days, following your acceptance letter and invoice.

Second instalment

The second payment is due no later than May 1, 2017.


MODIFICATIONS

A $50 fee will be charged for any change, on dates, or duration of yourstay. Failure to comply with these terms, will result for the accepted student the lost of his/her reserved place. Le Domaine Forget reserves the right to cancel any program if circumstances demands it.


CANCELLATION / MODIFICATION / REFUND

Le Domaine Forget will retain 50% of the second payment in case of cancellation of your registration. No refund will be made after May 2, 2017.

 

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