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Double Reed Day

February 12th, 2022

Time: TBA
Location: Borland-Manske Center
Registration Fee: Free

You are invited to the 5th annual Double Reed Day on Saturday, February 12th, 2022! Led by our Concordia double reed professors, Oboist Siri Lyon and Bassoonist Elizabeth Low-Atwater, this free event brings insight into the world of reed making and is open to all oboists, bassoonists, music directors, and parents. 

Participants will have exclusive access to written and video content which premieres online the day of the event, including:

Double Reed Performances
Listen to trio and double reed ensembles featuring CUI’s oboe and bassoon studios.

Reed Making Resources
See what it takes to make an oboe & bassoon reed from start to finish, as well as the finer points of reed maintenance and adjusting!

Duets & Play Alongs
Have you always wondered what the Barret etudes sound like with both parts? Hear a collaboration from our double reed professors on a selection of Barret’s progressive melodies, and receive access to play along tracks.

Instrument Care
Learn helpful instrument care tips that you can do at home, presented by instrument repair expert Angela Wells from The Reedery.

Vendor Discounts & Raffle Prize
Just because it’s a virtual event, doesn’t mean that our favorite vendors won’t be involved! Discount codes and raffle prizes have generously been donated by local and national vendors. Be sure to register by the deadline- February 11th at 11:59p to be entered!

Have questions? Contact:
Siri Lyon: [email protected]
Elizabeth Low-Atwater: [email protected]

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