Masterclasses and Workshops

The Fountain School is proud to be part of a vibrant arts community, with organizations that bring first-class artists to our region. Special thanks to Debut Atlantic, Cecilia Series, Neptune Theatre, The Music Room, Lunenburg Academy of Performing Arts (LAMP), and Symphony Nova Scotia for helping us provide guest artist oppportunities to our students this season.

We invite community and student auditors to attend workshops and masterclasses for FREE.

OCTOBER    
17

CulturallyINappropriate
An Afternoon of World Music and Cultural Melding

Led by Sandeep Das, tabla artist and founding member of the Silk Road Project, this exceptional group of Lunenburg Academy of Music Performance (LAMP) Masters will present a workshop that will give insight into the working and creating process of musicians from completely different musical realities and traditions.
Artists: Sandeep Das, Tabla,  Rajib Karmaker, Sitar, Yolanda Bruno, Violin, Didem Basar, Kanun, Roberto Occhipinti, Bass, Arranging, Nazih Borish, Oud, Nick Halley, Percussion, Dinuk Wijeratne, Piano, Arranging.

Presented in collaboration with the Lunenburg Academy of Music Performance (LAMP)

1:00 pm, Arts Centre 121
23

MARK DJOKIC- Violin Masterclass

Marc Djokic is a Canadian violinist and winner of the 2017-2018 Prix Goyer. Among other distinctions, he is a Prix Opus laureate and former Canada Council Instrument Bank recipient. Djokic is concertmaster of l’Orchestre classique de Montreal. His debut album, Solo Seven, garnered glowing reviews upon its release in 2018.   As a soloist, Marc Djokic has performed with such prestigious orchestras as the Toronto Symphony Orchestra, the National Arts Centre Orchestra and Quebec Symphony Orchestra.

Presented in collaboration with Debut Atlantic.  

4:30 pm, Arts Centre 406
23

LOUIS-PHILIPPE MARSOLAIS - Brass Masterclass

Presented in collaboration with Symphony Nova Scotia

 

7:00 pm, Arts Centre 406
23

BEVERLEY JOHNSTON
Percussion Masterclass

Presented in collaboration with Debut Atlantic.

7:00 pm, Arts Centre 121
25

JILLIAN KEILEY
Call it Collaboration

Presented in collaboration with Neptune Theatre

1:00 pm, Arts Centre Studio Two
25

DUO CHARKE-CORMIER
Composition Lecture/Performance

 

TBA
25

STEPHANE TETREAULT
Cello Masterclass

 

4:30 pm, Arts Centre 406