Guitar and Lute

From June 30 to July 13, 2024

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Application Deadline

April 1, 2024

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

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PROGRAM

The guitar and lute program focuses on solo practice. This two-week program proposes to intermediate and advanced level guitar and lute players (aged 14 and over) a personalized pedagogical with world renowned artists.

GUEST ARTISTS

  • Masterclasses
    Judicaël Perroy and Thibaut Garcia

  • Private lessons
    Patrick Roux and René Izquierdo, guitar
    Sylvain Bergeron, lute

  • Ensemble music
    Patrick Roux, René Izquierdo

  • Seminars and workshops led by guest artists

APPLying FOR ADMISSION

Complete all steps of the online application form, pay the registration fee (CAN $90), and provide the audition materiel by April 1, 2024.

All applications are automatically eligible for the scholarship program. For all details concerning scholarships and financial aid: click here.

AUDITION MATERIAL

  • Two (2) works* of your choice that demonstrate the different technical and musical skills as a performer.
    - Works of contrasting characters, styles, and periods
    - Recent recordings from the past 12 months
    - Total minimum length of audition material of 6 minutes

  • Current biography, résumé (CV) and profile picture

*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.


LE DOMAINE FORGET 2024 GUITAR CONTEST

The contest is open to all students enrolled in the guitar program who wish to have the opportunity to develop their performance and interpretation skills. 

For more details, click here.


ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

If you would like more information about the academy or the registration process, please consult the FAQ page or the student services manager: Rachel Tremblay.


ARRIVAL AND DEPARTURE

  • Arrival: Sunday, June 30, 2024, between 2PM and 6PM (classes begin on Monday, July 1, 2024)

  • Departure: Saturday, June 13, 2024, early morning

All transportation is the student’s responsibility.

For more the details, visit the regularly updated Transport page.

RATES (INCLUDING ROOM, BOARD AND TUITION)

SESSION FROM june 30 TO july 13, 2024

CAN $2,455


PAYMENT INFORMATION

First installment
To confirm and reserve your place a non-refundable first deposit, covering the tuition fees 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 June 1, 2024.


CANCELLATION / REFUND

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. Registration fees are non-refundable.

Cancellation policy:

1st installment (50% of session fees) payable within 7 days of receipt of your invoice. N.B.: This first payment is used to confirm and reserve your place in the program and is non-refundable.

2nd installment (remaining balance): 50% refund of the amount paid if cancellation at least 30 days before the start of the program.

No refund will be issued if one cancels their participation 30 days or less before the start of the program for any reason other than medical (doctor's note required).

No refund issued passed June 2, 2024.


THE PROGRAM ALSO INCLUDES

  • Participation in Academy student concerts or "Domaine on the Road" series in chamber music or as a soloist

  • Video Recording of the student concerts in the concert hall

  • 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, yoga 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 (towels and bedding available on request for $35 per stay)

 

Paypal

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.