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Boston Clarinet Academy 2018-2019 Application Form

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open to clarinetists of all ages and levels.

All required fields are marked with *. After you submit your application, you will receive a confirmation email. Expect a PayPal invoice for the total amount due within a few hours. Please pay the tuition as soon as possible (financing is available), because your seats for your chosen weekends are not reserved until we receive payment. Seats are allocated on a first-come first-served basis. Each weekend is limited to 15 Active Students and 5 Auditors. Tuition payments are non-refundable.

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*Choose Your Weekends

Total Tuition is automatically calculated below as you make selections.
Auditor Tuition is $150 per weekend. Active Student Tuition is as follows:

  • 5-6 weekends: $250 per weekend
  • 3-4 weekends: $270 per weekend
  • 1-2 weekends: $300 per weekend

What you get at BCA

For the price of one clarinet lesson…

  • Two days of direct interaction with our famous faculty
  • Two 30-minute masterclass performances
  • 7.5 hours of masterclasses
  • 3 hours of lecture/demonstrations
  • 2 hours of clarinet ensemble
  • professional piano accompaniment
  • faculty recital
  • 2 hours of coffee & Mingle time
  • Small class size of just 15 Active and 5 Auditor students

When you apply for an intensive weekend at BCA, plan to arrive first thing Saturday morning and and depart after the closing faculty concert and reception on Sunday night.

Sample Daily Schedule

9:00-11:00 Masterclasses
(snacks & coffee provided)
11:30-13:00 Masterclasses
13:00-14:30 LUNCH BREAK
14:30-15:15 Session on Mouthpieces
15:15-16:00 Session on Reeds
(snacks & coffee provided)
16:30-17:30 Clarinet Ensemble
17:30-19:30 DINNER BREAK
19:30-21:00 Faculty Concert (Sunday only)
21:00-21:30 RECEPTION (Sunday only)

Our Faculty

Jonathan Cohler

Jonathan Cohler

Soloist, Recording Artist
Longy School of Music of Bard College
Boston, USA

Philippe Cuper

Principal Clarinet
Paris National Opera Orchestra
Versailles National Conservatory

Gabor Varga

Principal Clarinet
Hungarian National Radio Orchestra

Luis Rossi

Soloist, Recording Artist
Clarinet Maker Santiago, Chile

Franklin Cohen

Former Principal Clarinet
Cleveland Orchestra
Cleveland Insitute of Music

Wenzel Fuchs

Principal Clarinet
Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra

Yuan Yuan

Principal Clarinet
China Philharmonic Orchestra
Central Conservatory, Beijing