2012 Horn Day
Welcome to the 2012 Ithaca College Horn Day! We look forward to providing an outstanding event for high school horn players.
Date: November 12, 2012
Location: Ithaca College School of Music
Ages: Participants must be in grades 9, 10, 11, or 12. Please contact us if you are seeking special permission for younger participants.
- Alexander Shuhan, Associate Professor of Horn, Ithaca College School of Music
Participation Fee: Free
Registration Deadline: Participants must register online by November 6. REGISTER NOW!
|8:30-8:50 a.m.||Registration||Athletic and Event Center Glazer Arena||Participants will check in and receive a final schedule for the day.|
|9:00-9:50 a.m.||Introductions and Horn Warmups||Hockett Green Room||Participants will meet each other and our faculty guest artist, followed by a horn warmups class.|
|10:00-10:50 a.m.||Horn Masterclass||Hockett Green Room||IC Faculty will present an interactive class that includes topics such as practice techniques, developing horn range, and effective listening skills.|
|11:00 a.m.-11:50 p.m.||Music admissions session||Hockett Family Recital Hall||Participants will attend a session about how to apply to college for music, as well as specific admissions information for the Ithaca College School of Music.|
|12:00-12:50 p.m.||Lunch||Athletic and Event Center Glazer Arena||Provided by Ithaca College.|
|1:00-1:50 p.m.||Horn Reading Session||Whalen Center 1207||Participants will sightread and rehearse horn chamber music.|
|2:00-2:50 p.m.||Ensemble Participation||Presser and IRR rehearsal rooms||Participants will have the opportunity to sit in, observe, and possible perform with two premier IC ensembles, the Wind Ensemble and Symphony Orchestra.|
|3:00-4:00 p.m.||Campus Tour||Ithaca College Campus||Campus tour guides will provide a full-campus tour for participants.|
|4:15-5:15 p.m.||Horn Choir Concert||Instrumental Rehearsal Room||IC faculty and students will give a brief concert. Participants may join if interested.|
|5:15 p.m.||Reception||Hockett Green Room||A final reception with snacks will be provided at the conclusion of the concert.|