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School of Fine ArtsMusic Department

First Chair Honor Band

First Chair Honor Band 2018

Preliminary Schedule
8:00-8:30 AM Students & Directors Check-in
8:30-8:45 AM Welcome!
9:00-10:50 AM Morning Ensemble Rehearsal
9:30- 10:50 AM Directors Session #1: Special Education in Music
11:00-11:55 AM Instrument-Specific Master Classes w/ UConn Applied Faculty
11:00 AM-12:00 PM Director Session #2: Director Gab: A discussion of suggested topics
12:00-1:00 PM Lunch- On your own- Storrs Center Dining options located
directly across the street from the music building
1:00-1:35 PM College Q &A: High School students meet UConn students from various majors and areas of study
1:30-2:30 PM Director Session #3: Chamber Music
1:45-3:45 PM         Final Ensemble Rehearsal
2:45- 3:45 PM Director Session #4: Jazz Bands
3:30-4:00 PM (30 minute break)
4:30-5:15 PM Festival Concert – VDM Recital Hall

Important Information
  • Directors are asked to nominate strong players. The expectation is that the players will be “1st Chair” quality, and at the All-State or All-Region level. Or, we will take your very best student.
  • Make plans to attend now!
  • There will be a $20 Student Registration Fee (Options/Instructions for payment will be provided upon registration)

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