The Sir Zelman Cowen School of Music presents
Clarinet Mega Day IV
Sunday 18 September, 2016
The Sir Zelman Cowen School of Music at Monash University invites all clarinet players to the fourth annual Clarinet Mega Day. Come along for a day of all things clarinet! Featuring masterclasses with leading professionals, orchestral excerpt class, warm-up session, vendor exhibits, panel discussions and VCE masterclasses. Also, join in with a performance of from the Clarinet Mega Day Choir! All classes and rehearsals will be held at the Sir Zelman Cowen School of Music Auditorium. Building 68, 55 Scenic Boulevard, Monash University Clayton (in the Performing Arts precinct, next to Robert Blackwood Hall).
Clarinet Mega Day, 2016 will feature Philip Green, David Griffiths and Philip Arkinstal. Don’t miss this extraordinary opportunity to learn from the best!
Philip Green – Associate Principal Clarinet, Australian Opera and Ballet Orchestra / Former Principal Clarinet, New Zealand Symphony Orchestra
Philip Arkinstal – Associate Principal Clarinet, Melbourne Symphony Orchestra
David Griffiths – Ensemble Liaison / Senior Lecturer in Clarinet, Monash University
9:15 Welcome and warm up session with David Griffiths
11:30 VCE Masterclasses
1:30 Orchestral excerpts and mock audition competition
2:30 Panel Discussion with Philip Arkinstall, David Griffiths and Philip Green.
3:30 All-in Clarinet Choir rehearsal
5:00 Concert featuring the Mega Day Clarinet Choir
Masterclasses are offered by some of Australia’s leading Clarinettists. There will be open classes, orchestral excerpt classes, and VCE student masterclasses.
To participate in a masterclasses, please submit a brief CV with this application, the masterclass fee and the registration fee. You will be notified by email as to your participation in a masterclass and what literature you should prepare. Participation is on a first come first serve basis. Please email a brief CV and preferred masterclass repertoire to David Griffiths at firstname.lastname@example.org
Registration fee: $50 (for all attendees)
Masterclass participant: $70 (additional)
Credit card payment: Payment can be made online and the required details registered at the following website: http://ecommerce.arts.monash.edu.au/
Australian (Australasian) Jazz Research Conference
Sir Zelman Cowen School of Music in collaboration with The University of Melbourne present: Australasian Jazz Research Conference.
(Planning the Future). Monday 31st October 2016. Convenors: A/Prof Robert Burke and Dr Rob Vincs
Piano and Strings Mega Day 2016
Piano and Strings Mega Day 2016! Have you ever thought about studying music at university? … Continue reading Piano and Strings Mega Day 2016
Sonic.art Saxophone Quartet in residence during August 2016
The School of Music are excited to welcome German saxophone quartet Sonic.Art as artists-in-residence during … Continue reading Sonic.art Saxophone Quartet in residence during August 2016
Monash Art Ensemble release ‘Nyilipidgi’ through ABC Records
Professor Paul Grabowsky and the Monash Art Ensemble, in collaboration with David Yipininy Wilfred, the … Continue reading Monash Art Ensemble release ‘Nyilipidgi’ through ABC Records
Legends of jazz piano: Mike Nock and Tony Gould – Wednesday 13th May
Monash University’s Sir Zelman Cowen School of Music presents: Mike Nock & Tony Gould Wednesday … Continue reading Legends of jazz piano: Mike Nock and Tony Gould – Wednesday 13th May
Conductor and Composer Jobst Liebrecht in Residence at the School of Music
German conductor and composer Jobst Liebrecht has been invited by the Sir Zelman Cowen School of … Continue reading Conductor and Composer Jobst Liebrecht in Residence at the School of Music
Finsterer and Grabowsky finalists in the APRA Art Music Awards
We are extremely pleased to announce that Mary Finsterer and Paul Grabowsky have both been nominated … Continue reading Finsterer and Grabowsky finalists in the APRA Art Music Awards