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 29-August 3, 2018 / 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: George Vosburgh, former Principal Trumpet, 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.

Begins with Faculty Concert on Sunday, July 29 at 7:00 p.m. in Hatch Recital Hall, followed by Orientation meeting in EEW 415
Participant Concert: Friday, August 3 at 7:30 p.m. in Hatch Recital Hall

Planning your arrival and departure:
First scheduled activity: Faculty concert, Sunday, July 29 at 7:00 p.m. in Hatch Recital Hall
Last scheduled activity: Participant concert, Friday, August 3 at 7:30 p.m. in Hatch Recital Hall

Professional Development Hours: 40
$1,610 / 1 credit            CRN 19280
$655 / noncredit            CRN 19278

“I have made huge improvements on solos and excerpts. The faculty were all super helpful and offered great advice and critiques that helped me improve so much.” – 2017 participant

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