Outline For My Presentation This Friday, June 12, 11:30 am at Clarinet Colloquium 2015!

“PREPARE! How to Successfully Apply and Audition for College Music Programs,”

“PREPARE! How to Successfully Apply and Audition for College Music Programs”

As previously posted, I’ll be giving a presentation on applying and auditioning for colleges and universities this coming Friday, June 12 at 11:30 a.m. at the Clarinet Colloquium in Downtown Dallas, Texas. The room will be PP312 and PP313 on the third floor in the Universities Center at Dallas at 1910 Pacific Place, Dallas Texas 75201. Click HERE for more information on the conference. Below is an outline from the handout I’ll be giving out on Friday. ClarinetMike says, “I’ll see you on Friday in Downtown Dallas!”

“PREPARE! How to Successfully Apply and Audition for College Music Programs”
Dr. Michael Dean
“Building Great Clarinetists”
Clarinet Performing, Teaching and Consulting, Hurst, Texas
clarinetmiketexas@yahoo.com * 682-888-7639
clarinetmike.com * clarinetmike.wordpress.com

“Clarinet students, private teachers, and parents will learn how to apply and audition for college music programs. They will gain insight on how to get the best experience when auditioning for music scholarships.”






 For further related info, check out my article on applying to Graduate Schools at http://www.clarinetmike.com/docs/applying_to_graduate_schools.pdf

*Note: This presentation was influenced by a recent presentation (and handout), “Applying to University Music Schools: Keys to Success” by Joseph Evans, Jeb Mueller, and Melanie Sonnenberg (University of Houston) at TMEA on Feb. 14, 2015.

About ClarinetMike

American clarinetist MICHAEL DEAN performs and teaches internationally and across the USA to consistent praise such as "world-class clarinetist and pedagogue," "consummate performer," "inspirational," "outstanding teacher," "super," "brilliant performer," and "one of the best clinicians I have ever seen." His career is headlined by appearances at Carnegie Hall, ClarinetFest, NACWPI, Eastman School of Music, and Royal Northern College of Music with recent recitals and master classes in Italy, Spain, Kansas, Iowa, Missouri, Louisiana, and Texas. In July, he will return to Vipiteno, Italy as Clarinet Artist Faculty in Residence at Orfeo Music Festival 2018. He is featured on 5 commercial CD's and on New Media, such as YouTube. He is currently preparing another new clarinet CD, Postcards from Silver Lake. He's performed with the Southwest Symphony, Nevada Symphony, Abilene Philharmonic, Southeast Chamber Players, Red Mesa Trio, and Duo 35. He performed for 11 years with the Paducah Symphony. His articles appear in journals such as Southwestern Musician, WINDPLAYER, NACWPI Journal and The Bandmasters' Review. As "ClarinetMike," he writes for his widely-read ClarinetMike Blog, clarinetmike.wordpress.com-viewed in 150 countries on 6 continents. He was recently a tenured Associate Professor of Clarinet for 11 years at Southeast Missouri State University. He returned to his native Texas in 2012 due to family concerns. He is a past president and former National Board officer of the National Association of College Wind and Percussion Instructors (NACWPI). Dr. Michael Dean studied clarinet performance at Texas Tech University, University of Colorado at Boulder, University of Texas at Austin and University of Texas at Arlington. His teachers include Robert Walzel, Phil Aaholm, Carol Jessup, Jess Youngblood, Bob Ackerman, and Pam Youngblood. His web page, clarinetmike.com, features video of his teaching and performing as well as information on his CD's and other publications. He is a BG France Performing Artist.
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One Response to Outline For My Presentation This Friday, June 12, 11:30 am at Clarinet Colloquium 2015!

  1. Pingback: Lecture Notes for My Presentation This Friday, June 12, 11:30 am at Clarinet Colloquium 2015! | ClarinetMike Blog

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