SU Wind Ensemble Institute Invites High School Musicians
April 23, 2008
SELINSGROVE, (Pa.)- Susquehanna University will invite more than 50 gifted high school woodwind, brass and percussion players by audition for the Wind Ensemble Institute this summer. The week-long residential experience from June 22-28 will focus on chamber music and symphonic wind ensemble performance. Students will work with Director of Bands Eric L. Hinton and will study with and be coached by distinguished Susquehanna University faculty members.
All high school students entering grades 9-12 as of September 2008 are eligible to apply. Students may audition on flute, oboe, clarinet, bassoon, saxophone, trumpet, horn trombone, euphonium, tuba, or percussion (percussionists must audition on two of the following: timpani, snare drum, or mallet percussion).
Fees for the Wind Ensemble Institute are $515 and include tuition, room and board. Need- and merit-based scholarships are available.
Contact: Gerald Cohen