From August 7 to 19, 2023
February 10, 2023
In collaboration with the Azrieli Foundation
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August 9 to 18
August 8 to 19
This intensive two-week program, presented in collaboration with Les Violons du Roy under the direction of Julien Chauvin and Jean-Marie Zeitouni is intended for very advanced or professional level instrumentalists (minimum age of 18) who wish to develop a greater expertise in mastering the different aesthetics and particularities of playing in a chamber orchestra, covering a repertoire ranging from the Baroque period to the Romantic period.
Session open to the following instruments:
12 violins, 6 violas, 4 cellos, 2 double basses
1 flute, 1 clarinet, 1 oboe, 1 bassoon
Sunday August 13, 2023 Academy concert
3rd symphony « Eroica » by Ludwig van Beethoven
Pastorale héroïque Naïs by Jean-Philippe Rameau (excerpts)
Concerto movements (TBC)
Wednesday August 16, 2023 Academy concert
« La nuit transfigurée » by Arnold Schoenberg
Sérénade pour vents op. 7 by Richard Strauss
Thursday, August 17, 2023 Academy concert
3rd symphony « Écossaise » by Félix Mendelssohn
3rd concerto for piano by Ludwig van Beethoven
(piano: Alexandre Tharaud)
Une des suites de Watermusic de Georg Frideric Handel
The program includes:
2023 CONCERTO CONTEST
The first part of the competition will take place in the winter of 2023 and the competition is open to string instrumentalists. The candidates must present either a complete Baroque concerto of their choice or one fast mouvement with cadenza from a Classical concerto with piano accompaniment. For all the details click here.
The finalists of the competition will receive a full scholarship to participate in the 2023 Chamber Orchestra session and the winner will perform solo, accompanied by the Academy Orchestra and the Violons du Roy during the concert on Thursday, August 17, 2023 with conductor Jean-Marie-Zeitouni.
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.
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Please upload two (2) separate videos for the two (2) 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).
If you would like more information about the academy or the registration process, please contact Rachel Tremblay: firstname.lastname@example.org.
All transportation is the student’s responsibility.
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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.
The second payment is due no later than May 1, 2023.
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.
Domaine Forget uses Paypal for secure payments. Email confirmation (in addition to the automated PayPal notification email) will be sent as soon as possible, once payment has been confirmed. Payment confirmation may take a few days. Remember: You must enter the amount you wish to pay and the full name of the registering student.