Double Reed Day

Welcome to the Ithaca College Double Reed Day!

We look forward to providing an outstanding event for middle & high school double reed instrumentalists.

Register Today!

Event Details:

Date: Sunday, November 11, 2018
Location: Ithaca College School of Music

Ages: Participants must be in grades 7-12. (Please contact us if you are seeking special permission for younger participants.)
Participation Fee: Free
Registration Deadline: Participants must register online prior to Thursday, November 8.


Tentative Schedule

Time Event Location Description
8:15-8:50 a.m. Registration McHenry Lobby, Whalen Center for Music Participants will check in and receive a final schedule for the day. Music provided by IC Woodwind Chamber Ensembles.
9:00 a.m. Introductions and Warmup Beeler Rehearsal Hall
(Whalen 3104)
A session with Profs. Morgan and Schillinger, and members of the IC Double Reed Studio.
10:15 a.m. Reed Making Beeler Rehearsal Hall (Whalen 3104) & Presser Rehearsal Hall (Whalen 3102)

Participants will learn the basics of reed making, and participate in a hands-on workshop.

12:00 p.m. Lunch On-Campus Dining Hall Provided, complimentary, by Ithaca College.
1:00 p.m. Mass Double Reed Ensemble Rehearsal Presser Rehearsal Hall
(Whalen 3102)
2:00 p.m. Oboe & Bassoon Master Classes Presser Rehearsal Hall (Whalen 3102) & Iger Lecture Room (Whalen 2105) Work with Profs. Morgan and Schillinger to excel on Oboe and Bassoon!
3:00 p.m. Ithaca Double Reeds: Behind The Scenes Presser Rehearsal Hall (Whalen 3102) Participants will have the opportunity to speak with current double reed students about their experiences as musicians, as students at Ithaca College, and beyond!
4:00 p.m. Double Reed Day-Palooza! Presser Rehearsal Hall (Whalen 3102) We'll show off today's hard work in a mass double reed concert! Invite your parents and friends!
4:30 p.m. End of Day --- Thanks for coming!


Paige Morgan

Paige Morgan, Professor of Oboe, Ithaca College School of Music

Christin Schillinger

Christin Schillinger, Professor of Bassoon, Ithaca College School of Music