Doublebass

From July 15 to August 11, 2018

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Application Deadline

February 15, 2018

Information: admission@domaineforget.com

  • Faculty artists
  • Session info
  • Rates

Paul Ellison

Masterclasses and workshops - Doublebass

July 15 to August 11

Professor, The Shepherd School of Music, Rice University

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François Rabbath

Masterclasses - Doublebass

July 17 to 26

World renowned Bassist

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David Allen Moore

Masterclasses and workshops - Doublebass

July 29 to August 11

Member, Los Angeles Philharmonic Orchestra

Professor, USC Thornton School of Music

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Scott Dixon

Workshops - Doublebass

July 29 to August 11

Member Cleveland Orchestra

Professor and Head of the Double Bass department Cleveland Institute of Music

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Étienne Lafrance

Private lessons

July 15 to 29

Assistant Principal Doublebass, Orchestre symphonique de Québe

Nicholas Walker

Workshops - Doublebass

July 15 to 29

Professor, Ithaca College

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Nancy Dahn

Chamber Music Coach - String

July 15 to 29

Member, Duo Concertante

Professor, Memorial University

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Miguel da Silva

Chamber Music - Strings

July 29 to August 11

Professor, Haute école de musique de Genève, Switzerland

Master in residence, Chapelle Musicale Reine Elizabeth, Belgium

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Chloé Dominguez

Chamber Music - Strings

July 29 to August 11

Member, Trio Hochelaga

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Timothy Steeves

Chamber Music - Strings

July 15 to 29

Member, Duo Concertante

Professor, Memorial University

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Marina Thibeault

Chamber Music Coordinator and coach - Strings

July 15 to August 11

Soloist

Professor, Schulich School of Music, McGill University

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PROGRAM

This four-week program proposes to advanced level doublebassists aged 16 or more a collaborative and personalized pedagogical approach. The Doublebass session emphasizes solo repertoire and team work.

  • Technique classes
  • Masterclasses
  • Private lessons
  • Lecture on specific topics
  • Student concert

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 to attend other instruments masterclasses when 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.)

APPLICATION FOR ADMISSION

Complete all steps of the online application form and provide the following material:

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.

PREPARING YOUR SESSION

Repertoire
The student must submit the repertoire (titles and composer) that he or she would like to work on or improve during the session. This repertoire must be uploaded to Your Profile by Monday June 4, 2018 at the latest. 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.


 NEW!

WOULD YOU LIKE TO PROLONG YOUR STAY AT DOMAINE FORGET?

Participate in our new STRING ENSEMBLE session from August 11 to 19, 2018!

GUEST ARTISTS: 

Yoav Talmi, conductor
Stéphanie-Marie Degand, violinist and baroque specialist
Les Violons du Roy, principal chairs


 

USEFUL INFORMATION

Arrival: Sunday, July 15 or July 29, 2018 after 2 P.M.
Departure: Sunday, July 29 or Saturday, August 11, 2018 after breakfast 

TUITION (INCLUDING ROOM, BOARD, TUITION and photocopies)

FOUR WEEKS SESSION

Canadian student: $3,520 CDN
International student: $3,765 CDN

TWO WEEKS SESSION

Canadian student: $1,860 CDN
International student: $1,990 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, 2018.


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, 2018.

 

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