Music Seminar in Kitakaruizawa 2019

Charles Neidich, Music Director; Jul. 30- Aug.10, 2019

Video Message from our Faculty


The Music Seminar in Kitakaruizawa 2019

Thank you for your interest in the Music Seminar in Kitakaruizawa.

We're excited to announce the schedule for the summer 2019!

The seminar will be held from July 30th to August 10th.

We have started taking applications at 9:00PM on May 26th (JST).

[Faculty for the Seminar 2019] 

Charles Neidich (Cl.)
Ayako Oshima (Cl.)
Andrew Simon (Cl.)
William Purvis (Hrn.) Jul.30-Aug.3

*The concert by faculty members will be held on Aug.3.
*There is an option of the "Half Course (4nights/5days)".
 1 lesson by Prof.C.Neidich will be provided, while 2 lessons for the regular course.
 Please check details by clicking the tabs "Half Course" and "Application" listed above.

(updated on May. 26th, 2019)

Join us to make music together this summer in Kitakaruizawa!

Music Seminar in Kitakaruizawa is a twelve-day intensive event by Mr. Charles Neidich, a professor of the Juilliard School, and Ms. Ayako Oshima, to study the basic techniques of clarinet playing, analysis of major clarinet works, and performance practice.We will also accept existing ensemble groups. Mr. Neidich, a founding member of the Orpheus Chamber Orchestra and a member of the New York Woodwind Quintet, is widely acknowledged not only as a performer but also as a chamber music coach worldwide.