Dr. Ashley Barret, Professor of Oboe at  University of North Carolina at Greensboro

Michael Burns, Professor of Bassoon at University of North Carolina at Greensboro


Hosts and Artist-Instructors: Ashley Barret and Michael Burns, Professors of Bassoon and Oboe at UNCG

When: January 15, 2018

Times: 9am to 5pm

Where: University of North Carolina at Greensboro –  School of Music

Cost: $35 per student      on time deadline: January 1, 2018

*Late enrollment $50 (between January 1 – 4, 2018) 

*Last minute enrollment $75 (between January 5 – 7, 2018) – we are extending last minute enrollment to Sunday January 14 at 11:59pm.

Who: any oboe or bassoon player (beginner, intermediate, advanced divisions), SWITCH OVERS WELCOME! And also music educators – we will have a band director workshop to help you learn how to teach oboe and bassoon!

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 faculty members on the UNCG campus!

NEW THIS YEAR: Band Director Boot Camp with Dr. Jennifer Auerbach and Mr. Joshua Hawks of Bocal Majority.

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



Proposed schedule (subject to change):

8:30 Registration / sign in
9:00-9:45 Welcome and group warm up
9:45-10:00 Picture
10:00-11:00 Faculty recital
11:00-12:00 Student Masterclass | Switchover Class 1  |  Band Director Boot Camp Bassoon Class
12:00-1:00 Lunch
1:00-2:00 Chamber Music and Special Topics  | Switchover Class 2  | Band Director Boot Camp Oboe Class
2:00-3:30  Reed Making Class
3:30-4:30 Double Reed Ensemble Rehearsal
4:30-4:45 Break

4:45-5:00 Student Concert