Eastman Summer Trumpet Institute

The Eastman School of Music Summer at Eastman program offers students and the community an individualized and world-class music education experience. Choose between residential music programs and camps for middle and high school students, weeklong institutes devoted to various instruments, half-day music workshops for all ages, and collegiate classes in Music Education, Music History, and Music Theory. Photo by Brandon Vick, University Communications, http://www.rochester.edu/

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Eastman Summer Trumpet Institute

July 30-August 4, 2017 / Monday–Friday, 9:30 a.m.–5:30 p.m., plus some evenings
Room: Ciminelli Formal Lounge, Student Living Center

Faculty: Douglas Prosser, Wesley Nance
Guest faculty: Chad Winkler, from the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra

Addressing the various needs of today’s collegiate and high school players, the Eastman Summer Trumpet Institute is a fun-filled, highly motivating five-day clinic hosted by Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra musicians Douglas Prosser and Wesley Nance. Master classes, daily group warm-up sessions using buzzing techniques, mock auditions, and ensemble playing will provide students with performance opportunities each day. Students will explore ways to develop successful mental attitudes, styles and techniques for great recital performances, orchestral playing and audition success.

Professional Development Hours: 40
$1,550 / 1 credit     CRN 18598
$640 / noncredit     CRN 18582

Planning your arrival and departure:
First scheduled activity: Faculty Concert, Sunday, July 30 at 7 p.m. in Kilbourn Hall, followed by Orientation meeting in EEW 415.
Last scheduled activity: Participant Concert, Friday, August 4 at 7:30 p.m. in Ray Wright Room (ESM 120)

“The camp was wonderful, from the pedagogy to the small ensembles to the solo performances. I appreciated the focused, detailed approach to teaching the technical aspects of the instrument.” – 2016 participant

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