Eastman Summer Saxophone Institute

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Eastman Summer Saxophone Institute

Registration for this institute has closed. We are no longer accepting applications.

July 24-31, 2022 / Sunday-Sunday, 9 a.m.–9:30 p.m.
Rooms: Hatch Recital Hall, plus other locations

Chien-Kwan Lin, director

Come join us for a taste of the Eastman saxophone experience in this one-week intensive program, hosted by Professor Chien-Kwan Lin of the award-winning Eastman saxophone studio. Program emphasis will be performance-oriented, structured around private lessons and master classes in both solo and chamber settings. All private lessons will be taught personally by Professor Lin. Exceptional high school and collegiate students are encouraged to apply.

All applicants should contact Professor Lin directly before applying: clin@esm.rochester.edu

This institute is designed as a residential program; high school students age 15-17 may reserve on-campus housing and meals at the Eastman Student Living Center for an additional fee. Due to COVID-19 restrictions for Summer 2022, on-campus housing and meals at the Eastman Student Living Center will be available for high school students only. All collegiate and adult participants will be responsible for their own off-campus lodging and meals. For information about on-campus housing and a list of resources for those staying off-campus, click here.

Participant Solo Concert: Saturday, July 30 at 7:30 p.m. in Hatch Recital Hall 
Participant Chamber Music Concert: Sunday, July 31 at 11 a.m. in Hatch Recital Hall 

Planning your arrival and departure:
First scheduled activity: class begins with a Faculty Concert, Sunday, July 24 at 3 p.m. in Kilbourn Hall, followed by Orientation in Kilbourn Hall.
Last scheduled activity: Participant Chamber Music Concert, Sunday, July 31, 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m. in Hatch Recital Hall 

Professional Development Hours: 50
$1,820 / 1 credit            
$785 / noncredit            

“Getting to take private lessons with all the teachers was one of the great things about this course. The teachers really care about your success and are invested in every student.” – 2021 online participant