Hello all,

On April 1st and 2nd, the American Brass Quintet will be giving masterclasses and a culmination concert at the University of Wisconsin Oshkosh. Listed below is the schedule of events:

Tuesday, April 1

9:40-11:10am - ABQ playing and demonstrating various chamber music styles and techniques (45') 3 students perform in masterclass setting (15' each)

1:20-2:50pm - Business of music discussion: managing, booking gigs, working as a group, social media use, commissioning, recording, organization of teaching and playing

4:15 Orchestra brass masterclass

Dinner hang at Cranky Pats (a local pizza joint)

Wednesday, April 2

11:30-12:30pm - Instrument specific masterclasses

12:40-1:40pm - Ensembles masterclass

2pm-5pm - warmup/rehearsal as needed

5pm-7pm - dinner/concert prep

7:30pm - CONCERT

I highly encourage yourself and your students to attend any of these events. The masterclasses are free of charge, and the concert is very cheap. Ticket prices are:

$8 general admission
$5 seniors age 55+ and students with I.D.
$3 children age 12 and under

If you or any students/colleagues have any questions, feel free to email me at [email protected], or check out the Chamber Arts Series at UWO website (Chamber Arts Series — UW Oshkosh Department of Music). I have PDFs of a poster created for this event upon email request.

Thanks, and spread the word!