Bassoon

From June 18 to July 1, 2017

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Deadline

February 15, 2017

  • Faculty artists
  • The session
  • Rates

Laurent Lefèvre

Masterclasses - Bassoon

June 18 to 25

Principal Bassoon, Orchestre de l'Opéra de Paris

Professor, Conservatoire National Supérieur de Musique et de Danse de Paris

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Daniel Matsukawa

Masterclasses - Bassoon

June 25 to July 1st

Principal Bassoon, Philadelphia Orchestra

Professor, Curtis Institute of Music

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Richard Gagnon

Private lessons - Bassoon

June 18 to July 1st

Principal Bassoon, Orchestre symphonique de Québec

Professor, Conservatoire de musique de Québec

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Stéphane Fontaine

Chamber Music - Woodwinds

June 18 to July 1st

Principal Clarinet, Quebec Symphony Orchestra

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Richard Paré

Chamber Music - Woodwinds

June 18 to July 1st

Accompaniment and Baroque Ensemble Coaching

Harpsichordist, professor at Université Laval

Member, Les Violons du Roy Chamber Orchestra

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Louise Lessard

Accompaniment - Woodwinds

June 18 to July 1st

Pianist

Coordinator preparatory program in classical music, Collège Lionel-Groulx

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PROGRAM

This two-week program proposes to advanced level bassoonists aged 16 or more, a collaborative and personalized pedagogical approach. The Bassoon session emphasizes solo practice and chamber music.

  • Private lessons (2 minimum per week)
  • Participation in masterclasses
  • Classes and themed workshops (technique, orchestral excerpts, etc.)
  • Chamber music (wind quintet, wind ensemble, wind and string ensemble, baroque ensemble)
  • Alexander Technique
  • Student concerts

New!

A limited number of students registered for the entire session, whose file stands out because of its quality and who will meet the superior selection criteria at Domaine Forget (degree of difficulty of the works performed and the exceptional quality of their performance) will benefit from one or some of the following advantages:

  • Small group classes with the guest faculty
  • Chamber music performance with one of the professors during the student concerts
  • Participation in an additional concert at the end of the first week of the session
  • Substantial scholarship

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 of attending masterclasses in other instruments if 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 June 19th, as of 9 A.M.
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. Unfortunately, Domaine Forget does not rent or loan musical instruments.


REQUIRED MATERIAL

1. 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, June 18, 2017 after 2 P.M.
Departure: Saturday, July 1, 2017 after breakfast

TUITION (INCLUDING ROOM, BOARD, TUITION and photocopies)

TWO WEEKS SESSION

Canadian student: $1,805 CDN

International student: $1,930 CDN

ONE WEEK SESSION

Canadian student: $920 CDN

International student: $985 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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