18. November 2007 · Comments Off · Categories: Announcements

I posted this a while back, but just in case you don’t check my double reed days page, here it is again:

MasterClass Series – OboeRAMa
November 30, 2007, 10:00 AM

Day Long Event: Masterclasses, Reed Making, Oboe Band Performance, and Recital

The Colorado State University Woodwind Studio present OboeRAMa with Eric Barr on Friday, November 30 from 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. at the University Center for the Arts at 1400 Remington Street, Fort Collins.

Special guest Eric Barr, principal oboist with the Dallas Symphony between 1973 and 2006, comes to Colorado State University for an oboe MasterClass. The day long event features:

  • playing and performance masterclasses;
  • reed making instruction;
  • an oboe band performance (bring your own instrument); and
  • a recital.

    OboeRAMa Registration Details:

    The OboeRAMa MasterClass is open to the public and costs just $20.00. The registration fee includes a T-shirt and lunch.

    To register, contact Gary Moody: gary.moody [at] colostate [dot] edu.

    In addition, you can attend a concert:

    Eric Barr to Perform with the University Symphony Orchestra

    The Colorado State University Symphony Orchestra presents European Extremes with special guest Eric Barr, oboe. The concert takes place on Thursday, November 29, 2007 at 7:30 p.m. in the Griffin Concert Hall, University Center for the Arts at 1400 Remington Street, Fort Collins.

    Wes Kenney and the Symphony play brilliant orchestral color inspired by the extreme moods of Europe. Former Dallas Symphony principal oboe, Eric Barr, partners with the Symphony for Jean Francaix’s delightfully colorful and vividly descriptive, The Flower Clock, based on a poem by Mallarmé about a musical clock.

    Concert Ticket Information

    Tickets for the Symphony Orchestra are just $5 for CSU students and $10 for the general public; ticket price includes campus box office service charges. Tickets can be purchased by calling 970-491-4TIX or at www.csutix.com. Visa and MasterCard accepted.

    Performances are popular and advance purchase is highly recommended.

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