Orchestral Repertoire Coaching Classes


Some room assignments have changed since the previous semester, so please make sure you note the room number carefully!

Winds/Brass/Percussion Readings
Wednesday, February 11, 5-6:50pm. Either Borden Auditorium or Carla Boss Comelli Studio (7th floor).  Winds/Brass/Percussion Reading. Perry So, Conductor & Rep TBD
Wednesday, April 22, 5-6:50pm. Carla Boss Comelli Studio (7th floor).  Winds/Brass/Percussion Reading. Conductor & Rep TBD


VIOLIN 
Wednesday, January 21, 4-5:50pm. Room 420. Kuan Cheng Lu                                          Brahms Symphony No. 3, 1st mvt; Mahler Symphony No. 5, 1st & 4th mvts (Adagietto); Beethoven Eroica Symphony, 3rd mvt Scherzo; Schubert Symphony No. 2, first two pages
CANCELED Wednesday, January 28, 3:30-6:30pm. Mikowsky Recital Hall.                           Private Lessons with Mr. Dicterow
CANCELED Thursday, January 29, 10:30am-1pm. Mikowsky Recital Hall.                             Studio Class with Mr. Dicterow
Wednesday, February 4, 4-5:50pm. Room 420. Lisa Kim                                                             Sight reading
Wednesday, February 11, 4-5:50pm. Room 420. Lisa Kim                                                           Rep TBD
Thursday, February 12, 2-5pm. Room 705.                                                                                      Private Lessons with Mr. Dicterow
Wednesday, February 25, 4-5:50pm. Room 420. Nancy Wu                                                         Opera Audition List repertoire
Monday, March 16, 1-4pm. Miller Recital Hall                                                                                  Studio Class with Mr. Dicterow
Wednesday, March 18, 4-5:50pm. Room 420. Kuan Cheng Lu                                                  (First violin parts) Beethoven Symphony No. 3, 3rd mvt Scherzo; Mozart Symphony No. 39, 2nd mvt; Mahler Symphony No. 5, 4th mvt; Debussy La Mer, 2nd mvt; Individual Audition Rep
Wednesday, March 25 4-5:50pm. Room 420. Nancy Wu                                                              Met Audition Tape Rep Class
Wednesday, April 1, 1-4pm. Room 705.                                                                                           Private Lessons with Mr. Dicterow


VIOLA
Wednesday, January 28, 4-5:50pm. Room 512. Karen Dreyfus                                               Mendelssohn Symphony No. 4, "Italian", Rossini "La Gazza Ladra" Overture, Bach Brandenburg No. 6 (both 1st and 2nd parts)

POSTPONED Wednesday, February 4, 4-5:50pm. Room 512. Irene Breslaw                                                Rachmaninoff Symphonic Dances & Symphony No. 2     
Wednesday, February 10, 4-5:50pm. Heckscher. Irene Breslaw                                              Wagner Tannhauser Overture, Stravinsky Petrouchka & Firebird
Wednesday, February 11, 4-5:50pm. Room 512. Karen Dreyfus                                             Berlioz "Harold in Italy" solo part- 1st mvt, Britten "Peter Grimes" solo, Tchaikovsky Symphony No. 6
Wednesday, March 18, 4-5:50pm. Room 512. Irene Breslaw                                                   Strauss Til Eulenspiegel, Ravel La Valse, Debussy La Mer
Tuesday, March 31, 1-2:50pm. Room 403. Irene Brewlaw  (Rescheduled from February 4)
Wednesday, April 9, 4-5:50pm. Room 507. Karen Dreyfus                                                        Beethoven Symphony No. 9, Delibes "Coppelia" solo, Act III, No. 7 (La Paix), Prokofiev Symphony No. 1 "Classical Symphony"


CELLO 
Please see Mr. Stepansky directly for scheduling.

 

BASS Three more classes to be scheduled
Wednesday, January 21, 5-6:50pm. Heckscher Library. Orin O'Brien
Wednesday, March 18, 5-6:50pm. Heckscher Library. Orin O'Brien
Wednesday, April 1, 5-6:50pm. Heckscher Library. Orin O'Brien


FLUTE
Tuesday, January 13, 2-3:50pm. Room 507. Renee Siebert
Tuesday, February 3, 2-3:50pm. Room 507. Renee Siebert
Wednesday, February 11, 5-6:50pm. Either Borden Auditorium or Carla Boss Comelli Studio (7th floor).  Winds/Brass/Percussion Reading. Perry So, Conductor & Rep TBD
Tuesday, February 24, 2-3:50pm. Room 507. Stephanie Mortimore.                                                   Piccolo Class
Tuesday, March 17, 2-3:50pm. Room 507. Renee Siebert
Tuesday, March 31, 2-3:50pm. Room 507. Renee Siebert
Wednesday, April 22, 5-6:50pm. Carla Boss Comelli Studio (7th floor).  Winds/Brass/Percussion Reading. Conductor & Rep TBD
Tuesday, April 28, 2-3:50pm. Myers Recording Studio. Stephanie Mortimore.    
                                                     Piccolo Class


 

OBOE  
Tuesday, January 20, 2-3:50pm. Room 509. Rob Botti                                                                          Shostakovich Symphony No. 5, Debussy La Mer
Tuesday, February 3, 2-3:50pm. Room 509. Rob Botti                                                                           Tchaikovsky Symphonies no. 4 & 5
Wednesday
, February 11, 2-3:50pm. Room 427. Randall Ellis                                                           Bach Brandenburg #1 and Suite #3                                              
Wednesday, February 11, 5-6:50pm. Either Borden Auditorium or Carla Boss Comelli Studio (7th floor).  Winds/Brass/Percussion Reading. Perry So, Conductor & Rep TBD
Tuesday, March 17, 2-3:50pm. Room 509. Rob Botti                                                                              Strauss Don Juan & Til Eulenspiegel
Thursday, April 9, 2-3:50pm. Mikowsky Recital Hall. Randall Ellis.                                                      Rimsky-Korsakov Scheherazade and Stravinsky Pulcinella  
Wednesday, April 15, 2-3:50pm. Myers Recording Studio. Randall Ellis.                                           Mendelssohn Symphonies no. 3 & 4
Wednesday, April 22, 5-6:50pm. Carla Boss Comelli Studio (7th floor).  Winds/Brass/Percussion Reading. Conductor & Rep TBD


CLARINET
Tuesday, January 13, 2-3:50pm. Myers Recording Studio. Mark Nuccio.                              Debussy Rhapsodie, 1/15 Clarinet Audition Rep
Tuesday, January 20, 2-3:50pm. Myers Recording Studio. Anthony McGill.                         Excerpts of your choice
Wednesday, February 11, 5-6:50pm. Either Borden Auditorium or Carla Boss Comelli Studio (7th floor).  Winds/Brass/Percussion Reading. Perry So, Conductor & Rep TBD
Tuesday, February 17, 2-3:50pm. Myers Recording Studio. Anthony McGill.                         Excerpts of your choice
Tuesday, February 24, 2-3:50pm. Myers Recording Studio. Mark Nuccio.                             Tchaikovsky Symphony No. 4, Rachmaninoff Symphony No. 2
Tuesday, March 17, 2-3:50pm. Myers Recording Studio. Mark Nuccio.                                  E-flat Repertoire TBD
Tuesday, March 24, 3:30-5:30pm. Myers Recording Studio. Anthony McGill.                        Excerpts of your choice
Tuesday, March 31, 2-3:50pm. Myers Recording Studio. Anthony McGill.                              Rep TBD
Wednesday, April 22, 5-6:50pm. Carla Boss Comelli Studio (7th floor).  Winds/Brass/Percussion Reading. Conductor & Rep TBD


BASSOON  
Tuesday, January 13, 2-3:50pm. Room 707. Kim Laskowski                                                    (Makeup from Fall semester)
TO BE RESCHEDULED Tuesday, January 20, 2-3:50pm. Room 707. Kim Laskowski                                                       
TO BE RESCHEDULED Tuesday, February 3, 2-3:50pm. Room 707. Judy LeClair
Wednesday, February 11, 5-6:50pm. Either Borden Auditorium or Carla Boss Comelli Studio (7th floor).  Winds/Brass/Percussion Reading. Perry So, Conductor & Rep TBD
Tuesday,
February 17, 2-3:50pm. Room 707. Kim Laskowski      
Thursday, February 19, 1-2:50pm. Room 315. Roger Nye
Tuesday, March 10, 2-3:50pm. Room 609. Judy LeClair (rescheduled from February 3)
Tuesday, March 24, 2-3:50pm. Room 707. Roger Nye
Tuesday, March 31, 2-3:50pm. Room 102. Judy LeClair
Wednesday, April 22, 5-6:50pm. Carla Boss Comelli Studio (7th floor).  Winds/Brass/Percussion Reading. Conductor & Rep TBD


HORN
Wednesday, January 14, 4-5:50pm, ROOM 507. Al Spanjer                                                Shostakovich Symphony No. 5
Wednesday, January 21, 4-5:50pm, Pforzheimer Hall. Al Spanjer                                                Mahler Symphony No. 9
Wednesday, January 28, 4-5:50pm, Pforzheimer Hall. Javier Gandara                                       Strauss Also Sprach Zarathustra (6 horns)
Wednesday, February 4, 4-5:50pm, Pforzheimer Hall. Al Spanjer                                                Mahler Symphony No. 5 (6 horns)
Wednesday, February 11, 5-6:50pm. Either Borden Auditorium or Carla Boss Comelli Studio (7th floor).  Winds/Brass/Percussion Reading. Perry So, Conductor & Rep TBD
Wednesday, February 25, 4-5:50pm, Pforzheimer Hall. Javier Gandara                                     Tchaikovsky Swan Lake
Wednesday, March 18, 4-5:50pm, Pforzheimer Hall. Al Spanjer                                                    Mahler Symphony No. 1 (7 horns)
Wednesday, April 8, 4-5:50pm, Pforzheimer Hall. 
Javier Gandara                                                Prokofiev Romeo & Juliet (6 horns)   
Wednesday, April 22, 5-6:50pm. Carla Boss Comelli Studio (7th floor).  Winds/Brass/Percussion Reading. Conductor & Rep TBD
Wednesday, April 29, 4-5:50pm, Pforzheimer Hall. Javier Gandara                                                 Quartets from various operas


TRUMPET
Wednesday, January 21, 4-5:50pm. Room 507. Tom Smith.                                                  Wagner Die Meistersinger Overture, Respighi Pines of Rome
POSTPONED Wednesday, January 28, 4-5:50pm. Room 507. Tom Smith.                                                
Wednesday, February 4, 4-5:50pm. Room 507. Tom Smith.                                                   Shostakovich Symphony No. 5 (Mahler Symphony No. 6)
Wednesday, February 11, 5-6:50pm. Either Borden Auditorium or Carla Boss Comelli Studio (7th floor).  Winds/Brass/Percussion Reading. Perry So, Conductor & Rep TBD
Wednesday, February 18, 4-5:50pm. Room 507. Tom Smith.                                                  Rotary Class: Beethoven Symphony No. 7, Schumann Symphony No. 2 
Wednesday, February 25, 4-5:50pm. Room 507. Tom Smith.                                                 Bruckner Symphony No. 8
POSTPONED Wednesday, March 18, 4-5:50pm. Room 507. Tom Smith.                                                      Rimsky-Korsakov Scheherazade, Tchaikovsky Capriccio Italian
Wednesday, April 1, 4-5:50pm. Room 507. Tom Smith.                                                           Bach Magnificat
Wednesday, April 8, 4-5:50pm. Room 507. Tom Smith.                                                          Ravel Bolero, Strauss Also Sprach Zarathustra
Wednesday, April 22, 5-6:50pm. Carla Boss Comelli Studio (7th floor).  Winds/Brass/Percussion Reading. Conductor & Rep TBD



LOW BRASS  
Wednesday, January 21, 4-5:50pm. Room 509. David Finlayson                                           Copland Symphony No. 3
Wednesday, January 28, 4-5:50pm. Room 509. Steve Norrell                                                 Verdi Otello & Falstaff
Wednesday, February 11, 5-6:50pm. Either Borden Auditorium or Carla Boss Comelli Studio (7th floor).  Winds/Brass/Percussion Reading. Perry So, Conductor & Rep TBD
Wednesday, March 18, 4-5:50pm. Room 509. Steve Norrell                                                    Berg Wozzeck    
Wednesday, March 25, 7:30-9:30pm. Room 329. David Finlayson                                              Tchaikovsky Symphony No. 6 and Sibelius "Finlandia"
Wednesday, April 8, 4-5:50pm. Room 509. David Finlayson                                                   Mahler Symphony No. 5 and Bartok "Concerto for Orchestra"
Wednesday, April 22, 5-6:50pm. Carla Boss Comelli Studio (7th floor).  Winds/Brass/Percussion Reading. Conductor & Rep TBD
Wednesday, April 29, 4-5:50pm. Room 509. Steve Norrell                                                       Wagner Die Walkure



 

PERCUSSION

Wednesday, February 11, 5-6:50pm. Either Borden Auditorium or Carla Boss Comelli Studio (7th floor).  Winds/Brass/Percussion Reading. Conductor & Rep TBD
Wednesday, April 22, 5-6:50pm. Carla Boss Comelli Studio (7th floor).  Winds/Brass/Percussion Reading. Conductor & Rep TBD



 

HARP 
Please see Susan Jolles directly for rep class scheduling.

Wednesday, February 11, 5-6:50pm. Either Borden Auditorium or Carla Boss Comelli Studio (7th floor).  Winds/Brass/Percussion Reading. Conductor & Rep TBD
Wednesday, April 22, 5-6:50pm. Carla Boss Comelli Studio (7th floor).  Winds/Brass/Percussion Reading. Conductor & Rep TBD