Curiculum and Events

  • Morning master classes: masterclasses taught by artist faculty members
  • Afternoon private Lessons: Each student receives one lesson from each member of the artist faculty. The academy boasts a 1:4 faculty-student ratio.
  • Henri Selmer Paris/Conn-Selmer showcase: Students will have an opportunity to test instruments in the Selmer Paris professional clarinet line.
  • Acoustic/repair Information session and adjustment provided by Selmer Paris Head Woodwind Technician Sebastien Fontaine and Conn-Selmer Product Development Technician Karen Stephane.
  • Evening recitals/activities: Evenings will feature recitals by Academy Artist Faculty and Academy students.

This year’s academy will be taking place over Zoom

2020 Henri Selmer International Summer Academy Online Tentative Schedule

May 27th:

9:00am Welcome
10:00am – 12:00pm Daily Lessons
1:00pm – 4:00pm Interactive Master Class

6:00pm Faculty Recital I

May 28th:

9:00am – 12:00pm Daily Lessons
1:00pm – 4:00pm Interactive Master Class
6:00pm Faculty Recital II

May 29th:

9:00am – 11:00am Daily Lessons
11:00am Selmer Paris Instruments presentation
3:00pm Henri Selmer Summer Academy Competition

May 30th:

9:00am – 11:00am Daily Lessons
1:00pm – 3:00pm Interactive Master Class
3:00pm – 4:00pm Interactive Discussion

May 31st:

9:30am – 11:00am Interactive Master class
11:00am- 12:00pm Acoustics & repair Presentation with Selmer Paris head technician
1:30pm – 3:30pm Daily Lessons
6:00pm Closing reception, farewell