Alexander Technique for Musicians

 

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Alexander Technique for Musicians

June 25-29, 2018 / Monday-Friday, 9:00 a.m.- 4:00 p.m.
Room: OSL 101

Katie Fittipaldi, AMSAT, instructor

Note: As of June 8, 2018, we are still accepting applications for this course. The $50 late-application fee is waived. We will continue taking applications until the class has filled. Please contact the Summer@Eastman office at summer@esm.rochester.edu if you have questions.
                                                                                                                                
This course is an introduction to the basic principles of the Alexander Technique, an educational method used by musicians worldwide to enhance practice and performance, prevent injuries and pain, and to overcome performance anxiety. The course includes:

  • 21 hours of class time to explore Alexander Technique principles in a safe, fun, and engaging atmosphere
  • many opportunities to apply Alexander Technique to practicing and performing
  • 3 private lessons, tailored to your interests and needs

The Alexander Technique is an effective tool to identify and eliminate faulty patterns of thinking and movement that may be preventing musicians from achieving their fullest potential. Enrollment limited to 6 students.

Planning your arrival and departure:
First scheduled activity: Class begins Monday, June 25 at 9:00 a.m.
Last scheduled activity: Class ends Friday, June 29 at 4:30 p.m.

Professional Development Hours:  30
Tuition:
$1,610 / 1 credit             CRN 18939
$615 / noncredit             CRN 18921

“I’ve learned principles that will greatly improve my performance and teaching. Katie is very enthusiastic and creates a safe learning environment.” – 2017 participant

Click HERE to apply

Read our blog: A Wonderful Week of Alexander Technique! Reflections from the 2017 Summer Intensive