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Masterclasses, Clinics


NYTE IN RESIDENCE...AGAIN!
We are delighted to announce that The New York Trumpet Ensemble, under the direction of Mark Gould, continue for the fourth year to present residency activities at Scranton in our 2013-2014 concert season. Please contact us for details on a variety of educational events for students, teachers, and school groups that they offer here throughout the year.
BRASS MASTERCLASS WITH JUMAANE SMITH
A free brass masterclass with renowned trumpeter Jumaane Smith is being offered on Saturday, February 15, 2014, at 11:30 a.m. The event is open to student, adult amateur, and professional brass players and music teachers, will last from 75 - 90 minutes, and pre-registration is requested. Email music@scranton.edu or phone (570) 941-7624 to register.
PERCUSSION CLINIC WITH STEVE FIDYK
A free percussion clinic with acclaimed percussionist and percussion educator Steve Fidyk will be offered on Saturday, March 8, 2014 at 2:00 p.m. The clinic is jointly sponsored by the university, generously sponsored by Latin Percussion, Zildjian Cymbals, Drum Workshop, Vater Percussion, and Remo, and the companies will also be providing literature, materials and door prizes. The event is open to student, adult, amateur and professional percussionists and music teachers, will last for 75 - 90 minutes, and pre-registration is requested. Email music@scranton.edu or phone (570) 941-7624 to register.  
TRUMPET AND TROMBONE WORKSHOP WITH CALEB AND AMANDA HUDSON
A free workshop for trumpeters and trombonists team-taught by husband and wife team Caleb Hudson and Amanda Hudson is currently being scheduled for mid-spring. Please check back for date, time and registration details.
MEET THE COMPOSER, 2014
Stay tuned for more information: Local musicians, music teachers, and students from regional schools will be invited to a free "Meet the Composer" presentation with this year's World Premiere Composition Series composer Kyle Athayde on Saturday May 3 - check back for more details and registration information!
SCRANTON BRASS SEMINAR
For information on the 4th Annual Scranton Brass Seminar, scheduled for June 16-20, 2014, click here.
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