Sunday, October 29, 2017
2 to 7:30 p.m.
McGuire Hall (Room L-216)
Warde Academic Center
Saint Xavier University
3700 W. 103rd Street
Chicago, IL 60655
The brass faculty at Saint Xavier University will host an exciting day of brass music, master classes and clinics (plus a polka or two!). Professor Dan Sartori (low brass), Dr. Joshua Thompson (trumpet) and professor Paulette Velazquez (horn) are excited to work with high school students who want to improve their performance skills on any brass instrument. Master classes will include a wide range of topics, including tone, articulation, style, instrument selection and performance anxiety.
The educational portion of the event is open to all high school students who play any of the following instruments:
The schedule for the event includes:
- 2 p.m., Student check-In (McGuire Hall)
- 2:15 p.m., Workshop begins
- 5:30 p.m., Dinner (for participants only)
- 7:30 p.m., Concert (free and open to the public)
Registration and More Information
The price for participants to register is $10 and includes an authentic bratwurst dinner. To register or for more informatiion, please contact Dr. Joshua Thompson at email@example.com or 773-298-3422.