Double Reed Symposium with University of Illinois Faculty

The Bach Academy is pleased to announce that a Double Reed Symposium with University of Illinois faculty John Dee and Timothy McGovern on Wednesday, November 8, 2017 from 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm at Bethany Lutheran Church & School, 1550 Modaff Rd., Naperville, IL 60565. Admission is Free and open to all double reed students of any age.

Guest Artists

John Dee, Professor of Oboe at the University of Illinois
Timothy McGovern, Professor of Bassoon at the University of Illinois

Schedule

  • 4:45     Check-In
  • 5:00     Mini Recital
    • John Dee, oboe                                                        
    • Timothy McGovern, bassoon
    • Lisa Larsen, oboe                                    
    • Kimberlie Richter, bassoon
  • 5:10     Question and Answer Discussion
  • 5:30     Master Classes
    • Oboes with Professor Dee in the Music Room
      Performances by select students with critique by Professor Dee
    • Bassoons with Professor McGovern in the Multi-Purpose Room
      Performances by select students with critique by Professor McGovern
  • 6:40     Tutti Double Reed Ensemble
    • Performed by all participants of the Double Reed Symposium

All will participate in the final double reed ensemble performance so bring your instruments. Parents are welcome to observe as well!