String Orchestra Workshop

String Clinic 1

Open to instrumentalists over the age of 21.

Explore string orchestra repertoire and performance practices from the Baroque, Classical, Romantic and Modern eras in a series of playin workshops with BSO Musicians Jonathan Carney, concertmaster and Ivan Stefanovic, associate principal second violin.

 

Repertoire will include:

  • Corelli, Concerto Grosso in G minor, Op. 6, No. 8
  • Mozart, Divertimento in D major, K. 136
  • Tchaikovsky, Serenade for Strings
  • Barber, Adagio for Strings
  • Piazolla, Fuga y Misterio

TUITION: $250 (includes parking and lunch)

DATE: May 17, 2014

LOCATION: Wyndham Peabody Court Hotel

SCHEDULE:

Time Activity Faculty
9:00 - 9:45 am REGISTRATION 
 10:00 am - 12:00 pm  Corelli & Mozart - Experience the magic of Baroque string ensemble literature by rehearsing Corelli's masterful Christmas Concerto and Mozart's delightful Divertimento in D major led by Ivan Stefanovich, associate principal second violin   Ivan Stefanovic
 12:00 - 1:00 pm  LUNCH
 1:00 - 2:30 pm Romantic & Modern String OrchestraJonathan Carney, BSO concertmaster, leads participants in an exploration of Romantic and Modern era string orchestra repertoire through rehearsals of Tchaikovsky's Serenade for Strings, Barber's Adagio for Strings, and Piazolla's Fuga y Misterio.  Jonathan Carney
 2:30 - 3:00 pm  BREAK
 3:00 - 4:30 pm  Romantic & Modern String Orchestra - Jonathan Carney, BSO concertmaster, leads participants in an exploration of Romantic and Modern era string orchestra repertoire through rehearsals of Tchaikovsky's Serenade for Strings, Barber's Adagio for Strings, and Piazolla's Fuga y Misterio.  Jonathan Carney

 

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Brass Ensemble Clinic

Open to instrumentalists over the age of 21.

Master the art ofBrass Clinic 1 tone production and blend through a series of playing masterclasses on brass ensemble literature and technique with BSO Musicians David Fedderly, Rene Hernandez and James Olin.

Repertoire will be decided based on the instrumentation of applicants.

TUITION: $250

DATE: May 17, 2014

LOCATION: Wyndham Peabody Court Hotel

SCHEDULE:

 Time  Activity  Faculty
9:00 - 9:45 am  REGISTRATION
10:00 am - 12:00 pm   Brass Ensemble I - Learn the principals of proper ton production and blend in an interactive workshop on brass ensemble literature with BSO Musicians David Fedderly and James Olin.  David Fedderly & James Olin
 12:00 - 1:00 pm LUNCH 
1:00 - 2:30 pm   Choosing the Right Sound for the Musical MomentBSO Musician Rene Hernandez coaches participants through the process of choosing the appropriate tone quality for the given musical moment.  Rene Hernandez
2:30 - 3:00 pm  BREAK 
3:00 - 4:30 pm  Brass Ensemble II  - Participants return to brass ensemble literature to apply the techniques and concepts learned throughout the day in a class led by BSO Musician James Olin.  James Olin

 

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 Please note that all BSO Academy Clinics fees are NON-REFUNDABLE.