Music Seminar in Kitakaruizawa 2018

Charles Neidich, Music Director; Jul. 30- Aug.10, 2018

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The Music Seminar in Kitakaruizawa 2018

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

We're excited to announce the schedule for the summer 2018!
We will welcome Prof. William Purvis (Hrn.) from last year to join us again this summer. 

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

*The application acceptance period has started on May 28th at 9PM (Japan Standard Time). We are now accepting applications for the Seminar 2018!

[Faculty for the Seminar 2018] 

Charles Neidich (Cl.)
Ayako Oshima (Cl.)
William Purvis (Hrn.)

 *We will take students for the newly launched Horn Class taught by Prof. Purvis.
Andrew Simon (Cl.) Aug 5-10
Timothy Carter (Cl.)Jul 30- Aug 5

(updated on May 28th, 2018)

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.