Saturday, September 17, 2011
Time: 12pm – 4pm
Place: University of Oregon School of Music and Dance
12 – 12:30: Registration
12:30 – 1pm: Making an Impression – Session with UO faculty on how to prepare for an all-state audition. Tips on efficient and productive practicing habits, and on preparing for the recording process. We will also walk you through the things for which committees will listen when they hear a student recording or an audition.
1pm – 3pm: Master Classes – by instrument/voice classification conducted by UO faculty
3 – 3:30: Break
3:30 – 4pm How to make a Great Recording on a Shoestring – Session with UO Recording Engineer on how to make a high quality/low cost recording. Useful advice for those making their own recording for all-state, as well as future recordings for college auditions and summer festivals.
4 – 6pm: Optional Private Lessons (sign-up will be available)
- Cost: FREE
- What to bring: you, your instrument, music and a pencil
- An instrument repair representative will be ready on site to look over instruments, to make sure they are ready for your audition. Select instrument accessories will be available for sale.
High school students, parents and teachers are welcome!
Registration Deadline: September 15th