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Detroit-Metro Oboe Camp 2014
A week long oboe intensive camp will be held
August 4, 2014 - August 8, 2014
Scholarship & College Audition Seminar
Oboe Repair Seminar
Reed Knife Sharpening Seminar
Students will be assigned repertoire to prepare for each session. Classes will be held from 10am-3pm, Monday - Friday. Tuition for the ENTIRE week of classes is only $200! A special daily rate is available for $40 per day, if you want to attend certain classes. A maximum of 10 students will be accepted to participate. Adult students and auditors are welcome for a discounted rate! Apply online today to reserve your spot!
Partial and full scholarships available to cover tuition.
If applying for scholarship, please email a recording of two contrasting
solos or etudes with the application to firstname.lastname@example.org
10am-12pm Improving technique/ Proper warm-ups
Cut your practice time in HALF! Efficient technique practice
and études. Prepared études will focus on technique.
1pm-3pm Reed making
What should my reeds be able to do, and how do I get them
to do it?
10am-12pm Phrasing/ Etudes
Music is more that notes and rhythms, it’s phrases!
Prepared études will focus on melodic phrasing.
1pm-3pm Oboe Repair Seminar
Save time and money! Learn how to repair your own oboe
10am-12pm Orchestral Excerpts (oboe & English horn)
Prepared excerpts will be those commonly used for
1pm-3pm Knife sharpening & re-grinding Seminar
The most important part of reed making..A SHARP KNIFE!!
Learn how to sharpen your knife quickly and effectively
10am-12pm Barret Grand Studies
Prepared studies will include those most common for
1pm-3pm Scholarship & College Audition Prep Seminar
What does it mean to be a music major? What are good
music schools? What are my options as a music major?
**Parents welcome to attend
10am-12pm Solo Repertoire
Participant's choice of solo from a provided list.
1pm-3pm Reed making
**Used oboes for sale will be available to try and purchase everyday during lunch**