CONTACT INFORMATION

Chinook Winds

Great Falls Symphony Association

11 3rd Street North

Great Falls, MT 59401

P 406.453.4102

F 406.453.9779

E emilyw@gfsymphony.org

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Residencies

SAMPLE SCHEDULES

Residencies give your community opportunities to engage with members of the Chinook Winds in meaningful ways beyond the concert hall. Quintet members are passionate educators offering a variety of workshop or other learning opportunities that will expand horizons for the aspiring musicians at your local college or school music program.

1 Day Residency *

Chamber music masterclass with the Chinook Winds

Open rehearsal

Evening Concert

2 Day Residency *

Day 1

Solo masterclasses with individual Chinook Winds members

Coaching or sectional

Workshop: scoring and arranging for wind instruments

Day 2

Chamber music masterclass with the Chinook Winds

Open rehearsal

Evening Concert

3 Day Residency *

Day 1

Solo masterclasses with individual Chinook Winds members

Workshop: scoring and arranging for wind instruments

Coaching or sectional

Day 2

Workshop for composers: Chinook Winds perform new works by student composers and provide feedback, comments, and suggestions

Interdisciplinary workshop: collaborative session with a dance, literature or visual art class

Chamber music masterclass with the Chinook Winds

Day 3

Guest visit in college or high school music course: Chinook Winds share insights and lead class discussion about music history, music literature, the development of the wind instruments, composing for wind instruments, careers in music, communicating with an audience, or other topics

Open rehearsal

Evening Concert

*Residencies can also include morning or afternoon school outreach programs for K-12 schools.