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College Audition Preparation Workshop For Bassoonists

WHO: High school senior bassoonists who are preparing for college auditions

WHEN: Saturday, November 18, 12:30 p.m.- 5:00 p.m.

WHERE: SMU Meadows School of the Arts, Owen Arts Center


Sharpen your auditioning skills and take your college audition preparation to the next level. Learn how to effectively adjust your reeds so that you can focus on the music instead. Find out about the college application and financial aid processes.

WORKSHOP FACULTY: Formerly the principal bassoonist at the Detroit Opera and Columbus Philharmonic, PaweĊ‚ Wnuk is currently Professor of Practice in Bassoon and Instrumental Music at SMU Meadows. Corinna Nash-Wnuk is Associate Dean for Admissions for SMU Meadows, with over ten years of experience directing music and arts admissions.


12:30 p.m. Registration
1:00 - 3:00 p.m. Masterclass with Prof. Wnuk
3:00 - 3:15 p.m. Break
3:15 - 4:30 p.m. Reed SOS with Prof. Wnuk
4:30 - 5:00 p.m. Application and Financial Aid Q&A with Corinna Nash-Wnuk
(Parents are welcome to attend this session)

HOW TO REGISTER: Submit registration form no later than Friday, November 10. Registrants will be notified of the repertoire they will perform by November 14.

QUESTIONS: Contact Susanna Yatsko, Associate Director of Music Admission, at


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