Skidmore Wind Festival

College and High School Students, Professionals, and Amateurs
Come Perform!

New York Woodwind Quintet  

New York Woodwind Quintet
2017 Skidmore Wind Festival Artists-in-Residence
Carol Wincenc, flute, Stephen Taylor, oboe, Charles Neidich, clarinet, Marc Goldberg, bassoon, William Purvis, horn

Visit their Julliard website: http://www.julliard.edu/about/newsroom/press-kit/new-york-woodwind-quintet

Dear Musicians,

Individual high school and college musicians and preformed wind chamber ensembles are invited to participate in the Skidmore Wind Festival on Saturday and Sunday, February 11-12, 2017 at the Arthur Zankel Music Center. Meet our guest artists and Skidmore music faculty to experience how one of the top liberal arts colleges offers a rich musical life for students and the community.

The New York Woodwind Quintent, a veteran ensemble of 70 years, will highlight the festival with a Saturday evening concert and also join the Skidmore Wind Festival Concert Band in rehearsals and a Sunday performance in the spectacular Helen Filene Ladd Concert Hall at Zankel.

They will also conduct master classes, coaching sessions, and present a music career panel discussion. All are free and open to the public.

OPPORTUNITIES TO PERFORM DURING THE FESTIVAL:

1. College and High School Ensembles: (mixed chamber ensembles or choirs of one instrument, like flute ensemble, clarinet ensemble, etc.):

2. Individual Musicians:

TO PARTICIPATE, CONTACT DR. JAN VINCI.

TICKETS for Saturday's concert may be purchased online here.

Guests may dine on campus with NYWWQ and the Skidmore faculty.

Students, teachers, and others who wish to participate in this exciting festival may contact me at the email or cell number listed below.

Sincerely,

Jan Vinci
Senior Artist-in-Residence, Flute
Skidmore College

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