Woodwind Day

Guest artist: Bence Szepesi


Special thanks to our event sponsors: the Mason Gross Department of Music, the Mason Gross Office of Admissions, and the Mason Gross Extension Division

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RUTGERS WOODWIND DAY

Dr. Maureen Hurd, artistic director
Sunday, October 28, 2018, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.
 
EVENT DESCRIPTION
Please join us for our annual Rutgers Woodwind Day featuring our guest artist clarinetist and saxophonist Bence Szepesi, and Mason Gross School of the Arts faculty and students in recitals and master classes.
 
The event occurs on the Douglass Campus of Rutgers University in New Brunswick, NJ in the Marryott Music Building, Nicholas Music Center, and Robert E. Mortensen Hall.
 
WHO SHOULD ATTEND? 
The event is open to professionals, amateurs, students, teachers, parents, and music directors from the greater New Jersey, Pennsylvania, and New York areas. All are encouraged to attend and register to play in master classes.
 
PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT FOR TEACHERS
This event may be used for professional development by public school instructors.  Teachers may request a certificate from the Mason Gross Extension Division documenting their participation in this event.
 
PARTICIPATING MASON GROSS FACULTY
  • Maureen Hurd, Clarinet, Head of the Woodwind Program
  • Kaoru Hinata, Flute
  • Andrew Adelson, Oboe
  • Erin Banholzer, Oboe
  • Mark Timmerman, Bassoon
  • Paul Cohen, Saxophone
  • Allison Brewster Franzetti, Piano and Extension Division Chamber Music Program Director
 
DAY-LONG VENDOR FAIR
Participants will have the opportunity to try and purchase a vast assortment of woodwind instruments and accessories. A master repair person from Elefante Music will be on site to make minor repairs free of charge.
 
VENDORS & EXHIBITORS
Exhibiting 11 a.m. - 4 p.m.
 
  • Mason Gross School of the Arts
  • Mason Gross Department of Music
  • Mason Gross Extension Division
  • CW Reeds
  • Elefante Music (also providing free, minor, onsite repairs)
  • Flute Pro Shop
  • Selmer
  • Silverstein Works
 
FEES
  • Register online through October 19: $20 
  • Register online October 20 and afterward: $25
  • Day-of-event walk-in registration: $30 (cash or check made out to 'Rutgers University' only)
  • Parents/guardians attend free.
  • Groups of 10 or more students attending together: $175 (instead of $200).  Please contact Ms. Dana Wilson, registrar - dwilson@mgs.rutgers.edu, 848-932-8618 - for assistance with group registration.

 

PARKING

Visitors may park in Lots 79, 79A & Douglass Deck without permits. GUESTS MUST USE THIS LINK to register for event parking.  Until this process is completed their vehicles are not registered and guests may receive a citation. Special event parking and special event permits are only for visitors to the University which does not include free metered parking. Faculty, Staff, and Students must park only in lots they are authorized to park in. If you have a question regarding a special event, please email it to Event_parking@ipo.rutgers.edu to ensure a timely response. If you wish to follow up with a phone call, please contact special events at (848) 932-7744.