Clarinet Timetable (Sample)

Sunday

13.30 – 14.00          Registration

14:00 - 15:00          Welcome/introductions & Massed Clarinets (John/Juliet)
A chance to get to know the tutors and other delegates, before playing through some clarinet choir repertoire.

15.00 - 15:45                    Coffee/tea break and room allocation

15:45 - 17:30          Small Ensembles (John/Juliet)
Delegates will be split into smaller ensembles to rehearse and be coached on smaller quartet or quintet repertoire.   

18.00 – 19.00          Dinner

19.00 – 20.00          Massed Clarinets (Juliet)

Monday

09:30 -11:00           Session I - Masterclass 1 (John)
The first masterclass session which allow delegates to have a chance to perform solo repertoire.

11:00 - 11:30          Coffee/tea break

11:30 – 13.00         Session II – Workshop – (John)
Workshops will include: orchestral playing, mouthpieces and reeds, practicing and analysis, embouchure and breathing, repertoire and technical material, open session

13.00 - 14:00          Lunch/Free time

14:00 - 15:00          Session III – Small Ensembles (John/Juliet)

15:00 - 15:30          Coffee/tea break

15:30 – 17.00         Session IV – Workshop (John)

17.00 – 18.00          Free time

18.00 - 19:00                    Dinner

19:00 - 20:00          Session V - Massed Clarinets (Juliet)

 

Tuesday

08.00 – 09.00          Breakfast

09:30 -11:00           Session I - Masterclass 2 Orchestral Excerpts (John)

11:00 - 11:30          Coffee/tea break

11:30 – 13.00         Session II - Massed Clarinets (Juliet)

13.00 - 14:00          Lunch/Free time

14:00 - 15:00          Session III – Small Ensembles (John/Juliet)

15:00 - 15:30          Coffee/tea break

15:30 – 17.00         Session IV – Workshop (John)
                             
17.00 – 18.00          Session V – Small Ensembles (John/Juliet – Tutors rehearse for concert if required)

18.00 – 19.00          Dinner

19:00 - 21:30           Tutor Concert


Wednesday

08.00 – 09.00          Breakfast

09:30 -11:00           Session I - Massed Clarinets (Juliet)

11:00 - 11:30          Coffee/tea break - TRADE STANDS
Trade stands will be in attendance giving the opportunity to browse and buy sheet music, try new instruments or mouthpieces with the guidance of the tutors.

11:30 – 13.00         Session II – Small Ensembles (John/Juliet)

13.00 - 14:00          Lunch/Free time

14:00 - 15:00          Session III - Free time to visit the Trade Stands
Tutors will be available to assist

15:00 - 15:30          Coffee/tea break

15:30 – 17.00         Session IV – Workshop (John)

17.00 – 18.00          Session V – Massed Clarinets (Juliet)

18.00 – 19.00          Free time

19:00 - 20:30          Concert
Informal concert at the college, featuring items from each of the three courses, followed by dinner.

Thursday

08.00 – 09.00          Breakfast

09:30 -11:00           Session I - Massed Clarinets (Juliet)

11:00 - 11:30          Coffee/tea break

11:30 – 13.00         Session II - Small Ensembles (John/Juliet)

13.00 - 14:00          Lunch/Finish packing

14:00 - 15:00          Session III - Masterclass 3 (John)

15:00 - 15:30          Coffee/tea break

15.30– 18.00           Rehearsal for concert
Massed clarinets and small ensembles will rehearse in concert order for the joint concert with the saxophone course.

18.00 – 19.00          Dinner

19.30 – 21.00          End of Course Concert