Eastman Saxophone Online Workshop

Students in the Eastman Summer Saxophone Institute, led by director Chien-Kwan Lin and assistant director Jonathan Wintringham, practice in University of Rochester Eastman School of Music's Hatch Hall July 22, 2015.  // photo by J. Adam Fenster / University of Rochester

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Eastman Saxophone Online Workshop

This workshop is now closed; we are no longer accepting registrations.

July 26-August 2, 2020 / Sunday-Sunday, times TBA

Chien-Kwan Lin, director

Come join us for a taste of the Eastman saxophone experience in this one-week intensive workshop, hosted by Professor Chien-Kwan Lin of the renowned Eastman saxophone studio.  With six private lessons throughout the week emphasizing four elements of saxophone playing – technical exercises, tone-building, musicianship, and solo repertoire – this workshop offers a peek into the famed Eastman training that helped produce dozens of award-winning saxophonists. In addition, students’ daily schedule includes lectures on a variety of saxophone topics, college preparation session, masterclasses, and round table discussions with special guests. Exceptional high school and collegiate students are encouraged to apply. Applicants should contact Professor Lin directly before applying: clin@esm.rochester.edu

This workshop is also available to auditors, who will have access to special topic presentations, college preparation session, masterclasses, and round table discussions. Auditors will not receive private lessons.

Performers: $350 / noncredit     CRN 37185
Auditors: $100     CRN 37192

How to apply:
All applicants (performers and auditors) should contact Professor Lin directly at: clin@esm.rochester.edu before registering. Please include a current copy of your music résumé.

Once you have been approved to register, use this link to fill out our online Registration Form.

“I felt I grew as a musician, and learned ways to carry that growth in the rest of my performing.” – 2019 participant