EVENT DATE: Tuesday, November 19, 2013
Registration Deadline: Friday, November 1, 2013
Registration: Online Registration
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Participants: Guitar students of all levels are invited to participate. Spots are quickly filling for the day and space is limited to 200 participants, so please register early. Participation is only guaranteed once payment has been submitted.
Objective: Day of Guitar is an opportunity for guitar students to work with skilled clinicians. Each group will be given the chance to perform and all participants will be a part of a large guitar orchestra.
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Day of Guitar features Dr. Julie Goldberg, Applied Guitar Instructor and Director of the Classical Guitar Ensemble at VanderCook College of Music.
This workshop will spark students’ enthusiasm for guitar and encourage them to strive to the next level of guitar performance. Instructors will pick-up tips on repertoire, running rehearsals, and playing techniques. Designed for classical, jazz, pop, and acoustic guitarists of all levels, from first year beginners to the technically advanced, Day of Guitar is a great opportunity for students to meet and make music with musicians from other schools. Students will rehearse and perform with the Day of Guitar Orchestra, receive coaching and instruction from many of Chicago’s finest guitar teachers, and be able to perform an ensemble or solo piece in the afternoon concert.
Day of Guitar will begin with registration at 9:00 a.m. and end by 2:15 p.m. Activities will also include the Guitar Orchestra rehearsal, and a performance featuring each school's ensemble and the Day of Guitar Orchestra. The guitar orchestra music is easy enough for beginners and includes challenging parts for the more advanced player. Instructors should practice and rehearse the music with their students before the event.
Completed forms and fees should be received no later than Friday, November 1, 2013. The registration fee is $25.00 per student and includes lunch; directors and instructors are free. Fees cannot be refunded once payment is sbmitted, so please nominate wisely. Please pay for all students on one school-printed check or purchase order. A credit card payment is also accepted. Make all checks out to VanderCook College of Music.
Return completed form and payment to:
VanderCook College of Music
Attn: Justin Kvedaras - Day of Guitar
3140 S. Federal St.
Chicago, IL 60616-3731
If you wish to fax your submission, the number is (312) 225–5211.
For questions, please contact Dr. Julie Goldberg at (847) 361-8997 or firstname.lastname@example.org, or Justin Kvedaras at (312) 788-1141 or email@example.com.