Guest Artist

Benjamin Hudson

 

Cyndi Hall’s Music Studio

Presents


The First Annual

Master Class 2016

For Solo Violin and Chamber Music


 Master Class Auditions!! 

 

Cyndi Hall’s Music Studio is currently accepting applications for auditions to participate in a Solo Violin and Chamber Music Master Class with Guest Artist Benjamin Hudson. If you are interested in auditioning to be a participant, please follow the instructions below. If you would like to attend click here.  For more information about our Guest Artist click here 

 


Student/Participant Nomination Criteria

In order to participate in the Benjamin Hudson Master Class each participant must complete the Audition Nomination form below. If you are participating in a Chamber Ensemble, please have one person complete the form and list all other participant names and contact Number. In addition, there is a $40.00 non- refundable registration fee per participant made payable to: Cyndi Hall’s Music Studio. No audition slot will be granted until payment is received from all participants whether soloist or chamber musician (e.g.. trio fee $120.00 to participate). Please mail your completed nomination forms along with the $40 non- refundable registration fee to: Cyndi Hall’s Music Studio: Master Class Participation, P. O. Box 2644, Van Nuys, California 91404. Forms must be received no later than the nomination due dates listed below. Participants will be contacted and assigned an audition time by the Master Class coordinator. For further information, please call (661) 212-8531 or (661) 755-9418, email cyndi.hall@sbcglobal.net. Audition and Performance location, schedule and directions to the audition will be available after May 20th at www.cyndihallsmusicstudio.com. 


Schedule For Nominating and Auditioning Students


Applications for both Solo Violin and Chamber Music Auditions must be received by  May 15, 2016  Nomination Date

Auditions for both Solo Violin and Chamber Music will be held on June 4, 2016 

Solo Violin and Chamber Music Master Class will be on June 26, 2016

 

Eligibility

The Ben Hudson Master Classes are open to college and pre-college musicians from a wide range of ages and levels of training, students enrolled in a preparatory division of a conservatory and qualified adult students. The criteria for selecting participants include good preparation, serious dedication, and the ability to respond to suggestions in a class situation, whether the student is performing a standard concerto or contemporary selections. Students or chamber group chosen to perform must be residents of the Los Angeles or Ventura Counties. 

 

Audition Requirements

• Beginning Students: Not eligible.
• Intermediate and Advanced Students:

  • Violinists: Two contrasting selections. (One movement of a concerto or a sonata would constitute a selection.) Where appropriate, repertoire should be memorized.

  • Chamber Ensemble: must include at least one string orchestral instrument. Two contrasting selections. 

Piano Accompanists (for Violinists)

For Auditions: An accompanist is recommended, but not necessary. Participants are responsible for arranging their own accompanist. Be aware that rehearsal time may not be available prior to audition.

For Master Class: Participants are responsible for arranging their own accompanist. Be aware that rehearsal time may not be available prior to Master Class. 

 


PARTICIPANT NOMINATION FORM 2016

To be considered as an Audition Candidate, please complete and submit this Audition Nomination Form and mail a non-refundable $40.00 Registration fee to:  Cyndi Hall's Music Studio, P.O. Box 2644, Van Nuys, California, 91404. You are not a qualified candidate until your payment and Audition Form have both been received.

 

Musical Category *
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Name of Participant (Chamber Group: enter name of group representative) *
Name of Participant (Chamber Group: enter name of group representative)
Address *
Address
Primary Phone *
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Secondary Phone
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Participant Age *
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Teacher /Private Instructor (if applicable) *
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Teacher / Private Instructor Day Time Phone *
Teacher / Private Instructor Day Time Phone
List Composer Name; Title or work; Movement Title and Number (if appropriate); Approximate Length
List Composer Name; Title or work; Movement Title and Number (if appropriate); Approximate Length
Piano Needed for Audition?
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Please list name and Contact information for all Chamber Musicians within your group.
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By entering your name below, you fully understand and agree that submitting this form is an intent to participate in a Master Class Audition as described above. Submitting this agreement and paying the non-refundable $40.00 Nomination Fee only guarantees an audition, it does not guarantee you will be selected to Participate in the Master Class.
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