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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Julien Beaudiment

Masterclass - Flute

June 14 to 21

Professor, Conservatoire national supérieur musique et danse de Lyon

Principal Flute, Orchestre de l'Opéra de Lyon

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Leone Buyse

Masterclasses - Flute

June 21 to 27

Professor, Shepherd School of Music, Rice University

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Albert Brouwer

Private lessons - Flute

June 14 to 27

Interim associate, Orchestre symphonique de Montréal

Professor, Schulich School of Music, McGill University

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Jacinthe Forand

Private lessons - Flute

June14 to 27

Principal Flute, Orchestre symphonique de Québec

Professor, Conservatoire de musique de Québec

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Susan Hoeppner

Private lessons - Flute

June 14 to 27

Professor, Glenn Gould Conservatory and Toronto University

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Stéphane Fontaine

Chamber Ensemble - Woodwinds

June 14 to 27

Principal Clarinet, Orchestre symphonique de Québec

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Richard Paré

Chamber Ensemble - Woodwinds

June 14 to 27

Accompaniment and Baroque Ensemble Coaching

Organ, harpsichord and ancient music professor at Université Laval

Member, Les Violons du Roy Chamber Orchestra

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Quatuor Cobalt

Quatuor quartet - Chamber Music

June 14 to 27

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Olivier Hébert-Bouchard

Accompaniment - Flute

June 14 to 27

Concert pianist

Founding Member of the Trio Émerillon


This two-week program proposes to advanced level flutists (aged 16 and over) a personalized pedagogical approach in a collaborative context. The Flute session emphasizes solo practice and chamber music.

  • Private lessons with a choice of faculty professor (Albert Brouwer, Jacinthe Forand, Susan Hoeppner)
  • Masterclasses with the guest professor (Julien Beaudiment, Leone Buyse)
  • Themed workshops (Alexander technique, orchestral excerpts, conferences, etc.)
  • Chamber music (Wind quintet, Wind ensemble, Wind and String ensemble, Baroque ensemble)
  • Participation in Academy student concerts or ‘’Domaine on the Road’’ series on chamber music.
  • Upon recommendation of the faculty professor, possibility of playing solo in the Academy concerts or “Domaine on the road” series


This segment is designed for very advanced students or young professionals whose file stands out due to its quality and its exceptional nature and who wish to work in depth on their repertoire in preparation of a recital, contest or audition.

  • Private lessons and masterclasses with the guest professor (Julien Beaudiment, Leone Buyse)
  • Masterclasses with the Faculty professor (Albert Brouwer, Jacinthe Forand, Susan Hoeppner)
  • Workshops (Alexander technique, orchestral excerpts, conferences etc.)
  • Chamber music (Wind Quintet, Wind Ensemble, Wind and String Ensemble, Baroque Ensemble, etc...)
  • Participation in Academy student concerts or ‘’Domaine on the Road’’ series on chamber music.
  • Upon recommendation of the faculty professor, possibility of playing solo in the Academy concerts or ‘’Domaine on the Road’’ series.

A limited number of students will be accepted (maximum 3 per program) to the enhanced content and will automatically receive a scholarship worth approximately $1,000 CDN (two- week session).

If you wish to apply to the enhanced content you must also submit an additional recording of an imposed work, a biography or résumé. (See the request for admission heading)


  • 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.à
  • Double or quadruple occupancy lodging. Bedding service (sheets and towels) on request: $35


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

If you wish to apply for the enhanced content segment, please check the corresponding box on the application form.


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)


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

  • W.A. MOZART: Concerto in G Major or Concerto in D Major, 1st movement
  • C.P.E. BACH: Sonata for solo flute, movement of your choice or JS Bach: Partita in a minor, movement of your choice
  • One (1) contemporary work: C. HALFFTER: Debla or L. BERIO: Sequenza or a contemporary piece of similar difficulty or level
  • Biography of Résumé (CV)

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

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

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.

All the students can play in masterclasses with the guest musician as long as the professors judge that their level of practice and preparation is sufficient. It is each student’s responsibility to prepare their chosen repertoire adequately.

Individual lessons
The guest professors will only give private lessons to the participants in the enriched content segment. Participants in the regular program will work in private lessons with the faculty professor of their choice. We will try to favour a student’s first choice of professor but depending on circumstances and available spots in the classes, a student could be assigned his second or third choice of professor.

Chamber Music 
Chamber music is optional however it’s indispensable to anyone who’s planning a musical career. It’s an essential aspect of the program that offers many opportunities of performing in the various Academy concerts. Due to logistics, it’s important to remember that a student who does manifest the desire to join a chamber music ensemble will not be permitted to withdraw from his or her assigned group. Ensembles are assigned approximately two weeks before the beginning of a session.

Rehearsals with the pianists
Students must bring photocopies of the piano scores of the works they will work on in masterclasses and give them to the pianists at the beginning of the session. These photocopies must be already inserted in a black binder. Access to piano accompaniment will be available to the students who will play in masterclasses. Depending on the pianists’ schedules other students may be able to receive some coaching with them.

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.

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.


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.



Can $2010 


Can $1070 


One day*: Can $100 

*Lunch included; excludes accommodation, concert ticket and evening meal.


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.


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.


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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