The Young Musicians Program

Saturday, June 28, 2014

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Time
2:00 PM
Presented By
The Walden School
Event Type
Other Events
Genre
Cross-Genre
Event Contact
The Walden School
Description
Walden’s Young Musicians Program provides thorough and creative theoretical training for young musicians ages 9 to 18. The school is deliberately small, and a student to faculty ratio of 4 to 1 ensures that coursework is geared to the individual student, beginner through advanced, and that a creative and supportive musical community is formed and nurtured. During the five-week program, students attend classes in music history, analysis, computer musicianship, jazz and other topics to complement their thorough training in Walden’s core curriculum of musicianship and composition. At weekly composers forums, student improvisations and compositions are performed by faculty, students, and visiting artists and a guest moderator leads discussion about the pieces. The Walden School Concert Series features performances by world-class artists and ensembles that interact closely with students. All students and faculty participate in The Walden School Chorus which meets daily and performs a concert at the end of the session. Dances, swim trips, weekly mountain hikes, and ‘open mic’ nights balance this rigorous musical training and are integral to the Walden experience. Please visit our website for application materials and more information.

Composers
Nathaniel Stookey

Venue
The Dublin School
Location
18 Lehmann Way
Dublin, NH
Phone
415-648-4170