Horn - Woodwind Quintets - NEW

From June 14 to 27, 2020

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Application Deadline

February 15, 2020

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

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Stéphane Fontaine

Chamber Ensemble - Woodwinds

June 14 to 27

Principal Clarinet, Orchestre symphonique de Québec

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PROGRAM

This two-week intensive session offers to advanced horn players (aged 18 and over) an opportunity to work woodwinds quintets repertoire. The student will be assigned to a chamber music group with whom they will work daily.

  • Woodwind quintet coachings with faculty teachers (Stéphane Fontaine, Richard Paré)
  • Themed workshops (posture, career, conferences, etc.)
  • Access to Woodwind session instrument masterclasses
  • Participation in Academy student concerts or ‘’Domaine on the Road’’ series on chamber music.

 

THE SESSION INCLUDES

  • Free access to all the Academy classes and activities for the entire session: masterclasses, workshops and conferences
    Free access to le Domaine Forget International Festival concerts during the session (Restrictions may apply for certain concerts).
  • Student evening activities (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, which has a large terrace and marvelous view overlooking the St. Lawrence River.
  • Double or quadruple occupancy lodging. Bedding service (sheets and towels) on request: Can$35.

 

APPLYING FOR ADMISSION

Complete all steps of the online application form, pay the registration fee and provide the audition materiel by February 15, 2020.

AUDITION MATERIAL

Please upload two separate recent videos* (less than 12 months), clearly labeled, fulfilling the following requirements:

  • Two (2) works of your choice of contrasting types (style, period and composer); total length: about 15 minutes at least one with piano accompaniment or with a woodwind quintet.

All documents must be uploaded at the last step of the application form (step 5)

*Video link (one link per piece); public or unlisted YouTube, Vimeo or DropBox links or any other link directly accessible without a password and clearly labeled.


PREPARING YOUR SESSION

Repertoire
The student must submit the repertoire that he or she would like to work on or improve during the session by uploading the details (titles, composers and edition) to Your Profile (Step 5) by Friday May 1st, 2020 at the latest. You must be prepared to play the repertoire during masterclasses.

Masterclasses
Some quintets could have the opportunity to play in masterclasses if the professors judge that their level of practice and preparation is sufficient. It is each student’s responsibility to prepare their chosen repertoire adequately.

Academy concerts or ‘’Domaine on the Road’’ series
All chamber music groups will have the opportunity to perform in Academy concerts or in the ‘’Domaine on the Road’’ series as long their teachers deem them ready. The faculty and artistic management could select certain students to give a solo performance at one of these concerts.

N.B.: It is strictly forbidden to record or take photos during masterclasses without the guest musician’s prior approval, should this be the case, these recordings or photos must be kept solely for your private use.

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.


 

USEFUL INFORMATION

Arrival: Sunday, June 14, 2020 as of 2PM (classes begin on Monday)
Departure: Saturday, June 27, 2020 after breakfast

Transportation is the student’s responsibility, for all the details, go to Plan your internship.

TUITION (INCLUDING ROOM, BOARD AND TUITION)

FULL SESSION - TWO WEEKS

Can $1700


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, 2020.


MODIFICATIONS

A $50 fee will be charged for any change, on dates, or duration of your stay. 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, 2020.

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