Event Calendar

Brass Symposium

12/8/2012 @ 9:00 AM
The Wingate University Department of Music presents a BRASS SYMPOSIUM with special guests, Canadian Brass.

9 a.m. - All participants will divide by instrument for group warm-ups with Wingate faculty and other professional musicians.
10 a.m. - Master class with Canadian Brass on the "Fundamentals of Proper Brass Playing and Musicianship."
11 a.m. - Break-out sessions divided by instrument with Canadian Brass members on "What Every (insert your instrument here) Player Should Know" and "Successful Audition Tips." This session will include tips on playing the N.C. All-State solos.
12 p.m. Lunch (on your own - various restaurants in the Wingate and Monroe area). Take this time also to visit Music and Arts exhibits.
1:30 p.m. - Master class with Canadian Brass on "How to be a Successful Chamber Musician," featuring the Wingate University Brass Quintet and a guest group*.
2:30 p.m. - Last chance to visit the Music and Arts exhibits.

*If you have a brass quintet that would like to be considered for performing during the Brass Quintet master class, please send a recording of the current group to Dr. Dawn Perry at P.O. Box 159, Music Department, Wingate, N.C. 28174 or email the file to d.perry@wingate.edu

DATE: Saturday, December 8, 2012
TIME: 9 a.m. - 3 p.m.
LOCATION: George A. Batte, Jr. Fine Arts Center at Wingate University


REGISTRATION DEADLINE: Monday, November 19, 2012


**PLEASE NOTE: Participants in the Brass Symposium are eligible for discounted tickets to the Canadian Brass Holiday Concert on December 7, 2012.

For more information, contact Dr. Dawn Perry at d.perry@wingate.edu or 704-233-8307.

Click below for the Individual Registration Form:


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