A Day to Celebrate Double Reeds on April 6th, 2024

April 6th, 2024

The Tell School of Music is thrilled to announce its highly anticipated event, Double Reed Day, an immersive and educational experience for double reed enthusiasts of all levels. The event is set to take place on April 6th, 2024 at the Winter Visual and Performing Arts Center, located on the beautiful Millersville University campus.

Double Reed Day promises to be a day filled with music, learning, and camaraderie, offering a diverse range of activities designed to enhance the skills and knowledge of oboists and bassoonists alike. Whether you are a student, educator, or professional musician, this event provides a unique opportunity to deepen your passion for double reed instruments.

Key Highlights of Double Reed Day:

  1. Masterclass by Renowned Artists: Attendees will have the privilege of participating in a masterclass led by esteemed double reed artists. This interactive session will provide valuable insights, techniques, and personalized guidance for performers of all levels.

  2. Reed-Making Class: Learn the art of reed making from experts in the field. Discover the intricacies of crafting the perfect reed to achieve your desired sound, tone, and projection.

  3. Double Reed Choir Rehearsal and Performance: Join fellow participants in a double reed choir rehearsal, culminating in a delightful performance that showcases the collective talents of the day's attendees.

  4. Recital by Guest Artists: Be mesmerized by a captivating recital featuring guest artists who will showcase the exquisite beauty and versatility of double reed instruments.

  5. Vendor Exhibition: Explore a wide array of double reed instruments, accessories, and sheet music offered by reputable vendors. It's the perfect opportunity to upgrade your equipment or stock up on essential supplies.

  6. Networking Opportunities: Connect with fellow musicians, educators, and enthusiasts, forging new friendships and professional relationships within the double reed community.

  7. Faculty Showcase: Experience the incredible talent of Millersville University's own faculty members, who will perform and share their expertise.

  8. Complimentary Lunch: Enjoy a delicious complimentary lunch, providing a chance to relax and socialize with fellow participants.

Double Reed Day is open to oboists and bassoonists of all ages and skill levels. Whether you are a student looking to improve your technique, an educator seeking fresh teaching approaches, or a professional musician eager to network and grow, this event offers something for everyone.

Registration will be available at a later date!