5th Annual Woodwind, Brass and Percussion Festival
November 2, 2013
Deadline to register for comments-only/ratings is October 27th. You may still attend all scheduled events by purchasing tickets at the door. Scroll down to see the full schedule.
Students register to play solos for a “Mock Audition” including comments and/or a rating from The Music Academy faculty, attend workshops, and enjoy a performance by Music Academy faculty.
Guest Artists this year: Rodney Workman and Dr. Laura Stevens
MANC Artist Faculty: Peter Shanahan, Artistic Director; Christina Lowder, Dr. Andrew Dancy, Dr. Cat Keen-Hock, Lissie Okopny, Dr. Susan Fancher, Dr. Christian McIvor, Heidi Birkner, Dr. Susannah Steele, and Chris Rachal
Everyone is invited to participate in the following offerings upon registration:
- Wake up and Drum!
- Major Scales
- Drum Hero- play with the Pros
- Jazz Improv
- MANC Artist Faculty Recital
- Music Theory
- Sight Reading
- Recording Demonstrations in MANC’s own MARS Recording Studio
- Flute Trio Recital
New this year!
Adult ensembles are encouraged to register for the Adult Chamber Music Workshop for only $75 per group. Ensembles will get the opportunity to work with MANC Artist Faculty to bring your group to the next level in performing!
All festival participants not already taking lessons will receive one free lesson with the purchase of 3 lessons (our introductory lesson pack)! Promo code will be emailed to you upon registration.
JUST FOR BAND DIRECTORS!
- Building Your Band With Creative Concepts and Partnerships, Rodney Workman
- Music Academy Tour
- Faculty Meet and Greet Reception: Bring a student, get some wings!
|9:30||Wake Up and Drum|
|Wind Solo Warm-Ups|
|In Groups of 4|
|Wind Solos for Rating/Comments|
|10:25||First Session Ends|
|Wind Solos Continue|
|11:25||Second Session Ends|
|11:30||Lunch for Students (Except Percussion)|
|11:30||Drum Hero- Play with the Pros|
|12:00||Adult Chamber Music Workshop|
|12:45||Drum Hero Ends- Percussion Lunch|
|Chris Rachal Records|
|All-County Solo Classes|
|Rotations Assigned by Grade|
|(MS, 9/10, 11/12)|
|2:00-2:25 Rotation I|
|2:30-2:55 Rotation II|
|3:00-3:25 Rotation III|
|3:30||Ice Cream Break|
|3:45:00||Rodney Workman Class for Directors|
|3:45||Flute Trio Recital|
|4:30||Closing Ceremony for Students|
|4:45||Director Tour Followed by Beer and Wings|
|Registration Info Available/Passed Out|