Violin

From July 10 to August 5, 2023

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Application Deadline

February 1, 2023

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

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Violin

Vadim Gluzman

Masterclasses - Violin

July 10 to 14

International Soloist

Artist in Residence, Peabody Institute of The Johns Hopkins University

Professor, Keshet Eilon International Music Center, Israel

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Violin

Olivier Charlier

Masterclass - Violin

July 17 to 22

Professor, Conservatoire National Supérieur de Musique de Paris

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Rachel Barton Pine

Masterclasses - Violin

July 26 to 29

World renowned Soloist and Chamber musician

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Violin

Violaine Melançon

Private lessons - Violin

July 11 to August 4

Professor, Schulich School of Music, McGill University

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Violin

Marianne Dugal

Private lessons - Violin

July 11 to 22

Professor, Conservatoire de Musique de Montréal

2nd Associate Concertmaster, Orchestre symphonique de Montréal

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Violin

Kerson Leong

Private lessons - Violin

July 11 to 22

International soloist

Associated artist, Queen Elisabeth Music Chapel

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Violin

David Gillham

Private lessons - Violin

July 24 to August 4

Professor, University of British Columbia

Soloist and Chamber musician

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Violin

Erika Raum

Private lessons - Violin

July 24 to August 4

Soloist, Professor, Glenn Gould Conservatory and Toronto University

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Violin

Guest TBC

Ensemble

Nancy Dahn

Ensemble - Strings

July 11 to 22

Member, Duo Concertante

Professor, Memorial University, New Foundland

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Ensemble

Timothy Steeves

Ensemble - Strings

July 11 to 22

Member, Duo Concertante

Professor, Memorial University, New Foundland

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Ensemble

Chloé Dominguez

Ensemble - Strings

July 11 to August 4

Professor, Schulich School of Music, McGill University

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Ensemble

François Paradis

Ensemble - Strings

July 24 to August 4

Professor, Conservatoire de musique de Québec

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Accompaniment

Meagan Milatz

Collaborative pianist - Violin

July 11 to 22

Collaborative pianist, Schulich Music School, McGill University

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PROGRAM

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

  • Masterclasses*
    Guest artists: Olivier Charlier, Vadim Gluzman
  • Private lessons
    Teachers: Marianne Dugal, David Gillham, Kerson Leong, Violaine Melançon, Erika Raum
  • Chamber music Coaching
    Coaches: Timothy Steeves, Nancy Dahn, Chloé Dominguez, François Paradis
*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: Meagan Milatz
  • 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 1, 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

    -The 1st movement of a Mozart concerto with cadenza (if applicable) with piano accompaniment
  • 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, July 10, 2023, as of 2PM (classes begin on Tuesday, July 11, 2023)
  • Departure: Saturday, August 5, 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)

FULL SESSION 4 WEEKS - JULY 10 TO AUGUST 5 AOÛT, 2023

CAN $4,390

HALF SESSION 2 WEEKS - JULY 10 TO 23, 2023*

CAN $2,295

HALF SESSION 2 WEEKS - JULY 23 TO AUGUST 5, 2023*

CAN $2,295

*Sessions are planned for a period of four weeks, but by way of an exception, we will accept students who wish to register for a two-week period, subject to availability.


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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