Trombone & Bass Trombone

From May 29 to June 10, 2023

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Application Deadline

February 10, 2023

Applications received after the deadline will be accepted and processed if space allows.

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  • Rates
Trombone

Martin Schippers

Masterclasses - Trombone

May 30 to June 3

Tenor/bass trombonist, Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra

Professor, Lucerne University of Music

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Trombone

Jeremy Wilson

Masterclasses - Trombone

June 5 to 9

Professor, Vanderbilt University Blair School of Music

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Trombone

Patrice Richer

Private lessons

May 29 to June 9

Principal Trombone, Orchestre Métropolitain

Professor, Conservatoire de musique de Montréal

Ensemble

Nicholas Mahon

Chamber Ensemble - Brass

May 30 to June 9

Principal Trombone, Orchestre symphonique de Québec

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Accompaniment

Pamela Reimer

Collaborative pianist - Trombone and Tuba

May 30 to June 9

PROGRAM

The trombone program focuses on solo practice and chamber music. This two-week program proposes to advanced level trombonists (aged 16 and over) a personalized pedagogical approach in a collaborative context.

  • Masterclasses*
    Guest artists: Martin Schippers, Jeremy Wilson
  • Private lessons
    Teacher: Patrice Richer
  • Chamber music Coaching
*Up to three (3) students per program will be selected during the analysis of admission files, for one additional private lesson per week with the guest artists.

the PROGRAM also INCLUDEs

  • Rehearsals with piano
    Pianist: Pamela Reimer
  • Participation in Academy student concerts or "Domaine on the Road" series in chamber music or as a soloist
  • Themed workshops and lectures
  • Recording of the student concerts
  • Free access to Domaine Forget International Festival concerts during the program. (Restrictions may apply for certain concerts)
  • Official attestation of participation to the program
  • Access to all Academy classes and activities during the program
  • Student activities such as bonfire, sports activities, tourist outings, movies, etc.
  • Individual practice huts and spaces situated on the enchanting site in the middle of nature
  • Three meals a day in the Joseph-Rouleau pavilion
  • Double or quadruple occupancy lodging

APPLYING FOR ADMISSION

Complete all steps of the online application form, pay the registration fee (CAN $85), and provide the audition materiel by February 10, 2023.

All applications are automatically eligible for the scholarship program.

In the scholarship awarding process, the evaluation committee will consider the quality of the audition material, the excellent nature of the candidate’s file.

To submit a request for additional financial assistance, a justification letter must be included in your file.

For more details: click here

AUDITION MATERIAL (3 works)

  • Two (2) works of contrasting style, period, and composer, including a minimum of one work with piano accompaniment, for a total minimum length of 15 minutes.
  • One (1) imposed work with piano accompaniment, if applicable, among the following:

    Trombone:
    -N. ROTA - Concerto, 1st movement
    -H. TOMASSI - Concerto, 1st movement
    -F. DAVID - Concertino
    -E. BOZZA - Ballad
    -A. GUILMANT - Morceau Symphonique op. 88

    Bass Trombone:
    -A. LEBEDEV - Concerto in one movement
    -E. BOZZA - New Orleans
  • Current biography and résumé (CV)
  • Profile picture

Please upload three (3) separate videos for the three (3) individual works; public or unlisted YouTube, Vimeo or DropBox links or any other link directly accessible without a password and clearly labeled. Recordings should be recent (less than 12 months).


ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

If you would like more information about the academy or the registration process, please contact Rachel Tremblay: admission@domaineforget.com.


ARRIVAL AND DEPARTURE

  • Arrival: Monday, May 29, 2023, as of 2PM (classes begin on Tuesday, May 30, 2023)
  • Departure: Saturday, June 10, 2023, after breakfast

All transportation is the student’s responsibility.

For all the details, go to Transport, the page will be updated regularly.

RATES (INCLUDING ROOM, BOARD AND TUITION)

SESSION FROM MAY 29 TO JUNE 10, 2023

CAN $2,295


PAYMENT INFORMATION

First installment
To confirm and reserve your place a first deposit, a non-refundable fee covering about half the cost of your session is required within seven (7) days following your acceptance letter and invoice.

Second installment
The second payment is due no later than May 1, 2023.


CANCELLATION / REFUND

CANCELLATION POLICY:

1st installment (50% of session fees) payable within 7 days of receipt of your invoice: non-refundable.
N.B.: This first payment is used to confirm and reserve your place in the program.
2nd installment (remaining balance): 50% refund of the amount paid if canceled at least 30 days before the start of the program.

If you cancel your participation in the session for any reason other than medical (doctor's note required) 30 days or less before the start of the program: no refund.

No refund as of May 2, 2023.

Le Domaine Forget de Charlevoix reserves the right to cancel any program if circumstances demand it. All fees already paid will then be reimbursed. Registration fees are non-refundable.


 

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