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 28-August 2, 2019 / 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: Andrew McCandless, Principal Trumpet, Toronto 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 28 at 7:00 p.m. in Kilbourn Hall, followed by Orientation meeting in Ray Wright Room (ESM 120)
Participant Concert: Friday, August 2 at 7:30 p.m. in Hatch Recital Hall

Planning your arrival and departure:
First scheduled activity: Faculty Concert, Sunday, July 28 at 7:00 p.m. in Kilbourn Hall
Last scheduled activity: Participant Concert, Friday, August 2, 7:30-9:30 p.m.

Professional Development Hours: 40
$1,670 / 1 credit            CRN 19341
$670 / noncredit            CRN 19335

“The content was very useful and I will continue to utilize the concepts I’ve learned. The faculty was wonderful and I thoroughly enjoyed working with them. My playing improved immensely in a short amount of time.” – 2018 participant

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