Public invited to observe free Young Artist Program Forums

The Extension Division welcomes the public to observe a lineup of workshops and master classes this year, which includes international teaching artists and Mason Gross faculty. The Young Artist Program Forums are free and open to the public—no tickets are required.
Spring 2015 Young Artist Program Forums
Pursuing Musical Excellence: Five To Do's for Families
 January 31, 11 a.m.–12 p.m.
Christopher Kenniff, Director of the Mason Gross Extension Division
East Meets West: Western and Chinese Music and Instruments
January 31, 12:15 p.m.–1:30 p.m.
Kelly Lin (Piano Faculty, Extension Division) and Andy Lin
Easing Performance Anxiety
February 7, 12:15 p.m.–1:30 p.m.
Maureen Hurd, Chair of Woodwinds, Music Department at Mason Gross School of the Arts
Body Mapping and Breathing - More to Music that Merely Practicing
February 21, 11 a.m.–12 p.m.
Karen Dalley, Program Director, Extension Division
Brilliant Artistry: Finding Your Way to the Top Through Bach and Mozart
February 21, 12:15 p.m.–1:30 p.m.
Yevgeny Morozov, Piano Faculty, Extension Division
New Media, New Music and the Musician Entrepreneur
March 14, 12:15 p.m.–1:30 p.m.
Sean Hickey, Guest Artist/ Composer and Vice President, Sales and Business Development for Naxos Records

Breaking Ground - A Musical Journey

March 28, 12:15 p.m.–1:30 p.m.
Victoria Bond, Guest Artist/ Composer and Conductor
Now What?
April 11, 11 a.m.–12 p.m.
Allison Brewster Franzetti, Artistic Director, Young Artist Program, Extension Division
Playing by Ear in Four Steps
April 18, 12:15–1:30 p.m.
Tara Buzash, Piano Faculty, Extension Division
A Passage to India
May 2, 12:15 p.m.–1:30 p.m.
Rajest Paranjape, Guest Artist
Quartet Fiesta: Latin Music and Extended Techniques
May 16, 12:15 p.m.–1:30 p.m.
The Madison String Quartet, Guest Artists
Click here for a downloadable forum flyer and here for more information.
Posted October 2015