The 2019 Selmer Academy offers an immersive experience at one of the premiere summer educational seminars to young and talented clarinetists ages 18 and above. International artist teachers will offer a unique opportunity for daily lessons, master classes and performances. The academy is competitive and limited to 20 student participants, which makes the ratio of teacher/students 1:4. This gives each students a personal in-depth opportunity to work on their skills. The Academy takes place at the beautiful campus of Michigan State University in East Lansing, Michigan.
Our Faculty Roster this year:
The academy offers several scholarships from 20%-50% off the tuition fee based on the application materials. Incoming application are still receiving scholarship consideration.
Participants of the Academy will have the opportunity to compete in the Competition for the following prizes:
First Prize: Brand new Selmer Presence Bb clarinet
Second Prize: $1,000 cash prize
Third Prize: Selmer Paris Concept Bb Mouthpiece
Competition First round repertoire: (to be sent electronically, the deadline for first round recordings (audio/video) is April 1st.)
Charles Marie Widor – Introduction and Rondo, Op. 72
Luciano Berio – Lied
Competition Final Round repertoire (live performance):
Johannes Brahms – Sonata in Eb, Op. 120 No. 2
One of the following:
Eugene Bozza – Concerto for Clarinet
Claude Debussy – Première Rhapsodie
Please encourage your students to apply soon!
More info can be found at www.henriselmeracademy.com