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McGill 2014 Oboe Reed Making Workshop

  • McGill Oboe Reed Making Workshop 2013
  • McGill Oboe Reed Making Workshop 2013
  • McGill Oboe Reed Making Workshop
  • McGill Oboe Reed Making Workshop
  • McGill Oboe Reed Making Workshop
  • McGill Oboe Reed Making Workshop

Are you a pre-university oboist looking to perfect your reed making skills? Or perhaps you haven't learned to make reeds yet? Join us this summer for the McGill 2014 Oboe Reed Making Workshop!

Instructors:

Dr. Jacqueline Leclair,

Dana Boyd, current oboe Artist Diploma student from Alaska

Date:

July 20-24, 2014

Location:

Schulich School of Music of McGill University

555 rue Sherbrooke Ouest

Montreal QC

H3a 1E3 Canada

Students ages 13-19 will spend five days of reed-making sessions covering everything from the beginning stages of reed construction to putting the final touches on reeds. Beginning reed makers will acquire the skills to become independent reed makers and students with reed making experience will become experts. McGill oboe professor Dr. Jacqueline Leclair and her student counselor Dana Boyd will guide you through the process, culminating in a presentation for parents on the final day.

The Reed Making Workshop will also feature a presentation by Dr. Leclair about the history of the oboe and reed making, a class on how to select, maintain and adjust oboes, and master classes and optional free private lessons with Dr. Leclair.

Workshop Fee includes:

 - All reed making tools and supplies
 - Reed making notebook 
 - Eight two-hour reed making classes
 - Classes on the history of the oboe and reeds as well as oboe repair, maintenance and adjustment
 - Optional master classes
 - Free optional lessons with Dr. Leclair

Housing will be provided at either the "Citadelle" Dormitory  (410 Sherbrooke St. West (cross street Hutchinson)) OR at  Royal Victoria College dormitory (3425 University Street)

Accomodations & Payment
Citadelle - Single RoomRVC - Single RoomCitadelle - Double RoomWorkshop Only (No Dorm)
COURSE: $350. COURSE: $350. COURSE: $350. COURSE: $350.
DORM: $420. DORM: $200. DORM: $225. DORM: $0
Subtotal:$770. Subtotal:$550. Subtotal:$575. Subtotal:$350.
GST: $21. GST: $10. GST: $11.25 GST: $0
QST: $41.90 QST: $19.95 QST: $22.44 QST: $0
TOTAL: $832.90 TOTAL: $579.95 TOTAL: $608.69 TOTAL: $350.00

 

McGill Oboe Reed Making Workshop 2014 - Registration Form
Download Workshop Registration Form

Questions or Inquiries: nuoboe [at] gmail [dot] com (Dr. Jacqueline Leclair)