Special Guest Artists:  Amy Pollard, Professor of Bassoon at the University of Georgia — Andrea Ridilla, Professor of Oboe at Miami University

When: January 20, 2018

Times: 10am to 5pm

Where: Rice Middle School in Plano, TX

Cost: $35 per person ($55 if competing in the Solo Competition)

Deadline:  On time deadline: January 1, 2018

*Late enrollment $45 (between January 1 – 4, 2018) – in effect until January 14, 2018

*Last minute enrollment $55 (between January 5 – 7, 2018) – adjusted to January 15-19, 2018

UPDATE: Enrollment is still open until January 19th.  Cost is currently $45 and will go up to $55 on January 15th.

Who: any oboe or bassoon player (beginner, intermediate, advanced), teachers, amateurs and professionals welcome!

This is a really great event to come learn reed-making and adjusting, play some great double-reed chamber music and get to work with some AMAZING special guest artists from universities all over the country!

Bocal Majority also provides a store with tools, supplies, gifts and bassoons for your needs.



Proposed schedule (subject to change):

8:00-10:00 Semi Final Solo Competition Round

10:00-10:30 Registration and Welcome
10:30-11:15 Large Ensemble Reading Session
11:15-12:15 Reed Making Class – part 1
12:15-12:30 Picture
12:30-1:00 Lunch
1:00-1:45 Reed Making Class – part 2
1:45-2:30 Masterclasses
2:30-3:30 Special Topics
3:30-4:15 Chamber Music

4:30-5:00 Student Concert