Organ and Improvisation Study in the French Conservatoire System

Schedule

Schedule

 

LC – Lied Center Pavilion

BRH – Bales Organ Recital Hall

DC – Dole Center

 

Wednesday, Oct. 18: Baroque Organ Music

Morning

8:00 LC: Registration

9:00 LC: Welcome

Rooted in French Soil: The Maître in our Midst," Michael Bauer

10:00 Break

10:30 LCP/BRH: French Classic Master Class: Olivier Latry/Michel Bouvard

12:00 Lunch

Afternoon

2:00 LCP Panel Discussion: "Lessons Learned from our Teachers and Their Teachers...." Michel Bouvard, Vincent Dubois, Olivier Latry, Shin-Young Lee, Philippe Lefebvre

3:00 Break

3:15 LCP: Paper: "Organ Study in the Paris Conservatoire," Aurélie Decourt

4:15 Break

4:30 LCP/BRH: German/Dutch Baroque Master Class: Olivier Latry/Vincent Dubois

6:00 Dinner on your own

Evening

8:00 BRH Recital: Then and Now: Francois Couperin's Messe pour les Paroisses and Improvisation in Alternatim, Conference Faculty; Our Lady of Guadalupe Seminary Schola

 

Thursday, Oct. 19: French Romantic, Modern & Contemporary Organ Music

Morning

8:00 LC: Registration

9:00 BRH: Lecture-Recital, French Symphonic Master Class, Michel Bouvard/Olivier Latry

10:30 Break

11:00 LC/BRH: "The Pedagogical Approach of Marie-Clair Alain," Norma Stevlingson

12:00 Lunch on your own

Afternoon

1:00 Carillon Recital: Elizabeth Berghout, WWII Memorial Carillon

2:00 LC/BRH: 20th Century - Present, French Master Class, Vincent Dubois/Michel Bouvard

3:30 Break

4:00 BRH: Recital, Shin-Young Lee

6:00 Dinner on your own

Evening

8:00 BRH: Recital, Olivier Latry

 

Friday, Oct. 20: Improvisation Day

Morning

8:00 LC: Registration

9:00 LC/BRH: Lecture, “Improvisation Pedagogy,” Philippe Lefebvre

10:00 Break

10:30 LC/BRH: Improvisation Master Class, Philippe Lefebvre

12:00 Lunch on your own

Afternoon

2:00 LC: Lecture, “Organ Study in the Regional Conservatory System,” Aurélie Decourt/Vincent Dubois

3:00 Break

3:30 LC/BRH: Lecture-Recital, “The Alain Trois Danses,” Aurélie Decourt/James Higdon

4:15 Break

4:30 BRH: Recital, Michel Bouvard

6:00 DC: Reception

6:30 DC: Banquet

Evening

8:00 BRH: Improvisation Recital, Philippe Lefebvre

 

Saturday, Oct. 21 Le Final et La Sortie

9:00 BRH/LC Teaching Technique, Michel Bouvard/Vincent Dubois/Olivier Latry

9:45 Break

10:00 BRH/LC Panel Discussion: "Our Approach to Teaching Organ and Improvisation," Michel Bouvard/Olivier Latry/Philippe Lefebvre/ Vincent Dubois

10:45 Break

11:00 BRH: Recital, Vincent Dubois