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Oboe Intensive

​August 3 - 7, 2020 

The Oboe Intensive will be led by faculty members Alex Klein and Anna Velzo.

Virtual class sessions will run each day from 10AM - 12 Noon and 1PM - 2PM (CST).  The hours from 2PM - 5PM (CST) will be reserved for individual private lessons.  A one-hour private lesson for each student is included with this program. 

Class topics to include:
  • Warmup routine: Scales, long tones, and why
  • Reed making: Daily step by step topics to work on building and refining skills needed to master reed making, and what equipment to consider
  • Audition preparation and practice techniques
  • Common repertoire: Solo and orchestral excerpts
  • Injury: Causes and prevention
  • Professionalism with faculty member Cliff Colnot

Registration for this intensive has now closed. 

Email music@depaul.edu​ with any questions. ​​​​​