JUNE 2017 in Lunenburg, Nova Scotia
For more information please visit
www.lampns.ca or call 902-634-8667
Lunenburg Academy of Music Performance, 97 Kaulbach St, Lunenburg, Nova Scotia, Canada

Flute Academy June 12-25, 2017 with Robert Aitken and Doug Stewart
Spend your first week in daily master classes with University of Toronto’s Doug Stewart, Principal Flute of the Canadian Opera Company. You’ll also work with emerging composers creating new music for one to four flutes as part of LAMP’s 3rd annual Composition Academy, under the direction of Robert Aitken. Week two will focus on advanced studies in 20th and 21st century flute repertoire with the legendary Aitken, a regular faculty member at LAMP. This program is intended for post-graduate musicians age 32 and under. But undergrads are welcome to apply and auditing is available.

Composition Academy June 8 - 18, 2017
Robert Aitken is joined by American composer
Roger Reynolds in an intensive composition academy. Spend 10 days in a beautiful UNESCO World Heritage Site as you study contemporary composition and mentor with our outstanding international guest faculty including Dinuk Wijeratne and Jérôme Blais. Successful candidates will be asked to arrive with an original score for flute(s) and ensemble. The presented work may be scored for one to four flutes, one to four percussion players (TorQ Percussion Quartet will be in residence), string quartet and unprepared piano in any combination. The intensive, 10-day program will wrap up with a performance of your new work in LAMP’s 1895 concert hall June 18.

July 1 (Canada Day), 2017
The world premiere of Robert Aitken’s
Lunenburg (Shadows VII) for flute, soprano and string quartet. Soprano Suzie LeBlanc is one of the most sought after early music sopranos of her generation, as well as a gifted interpreter of lieder, French mélodies, Acadian repertoire and contemporary music. Concert engagements have led her around the world, as well as to over 50 recordings with the world's leading early music ensembles.

JULY 22-29, 2017 in Italy:


• Daily master classes • Flute chamber music •
• Group lessons in technique • Intonation classes • Flute maintenance • Piccolo instruction •
• Concerts performed by participants •
July 22-29, 2017
Location: near Oderzo between Treviso and Venezio
at the
Villa Rechsteiner di Florian von Stepski-Doliwa
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The course is aimed at flutists interested in advanced studies
Number of participants is limited to 15. Contact information:
Jan Junker, Prinz-Eugen-Str.8, D-79102 Freiburg im Breisgau; Germany
Tel./Fax: +49 761 33153 | Cell: +49 174 2429695 e-mail: floetologe@gmx.de