The Glickman/Popkin Bassoon Camp is a ten-day summer camp for bassoonists 18 years of age and above, of any skill level.
DATES for the 2016 Glickman Popkin Bassoon Camp
May 30 – June 9
Each day includes master classes, reed making classes, ensemble activities and recital hours. Also included are bassoon repairs, bassoon makers, music and tool vendors, and many ways to relax and learn through social engagements.
Established in 1978 by Loren Glickman and Mark Popkin and located at the beautiful Wildacres Retreat Center in Little Switzerland, NC.
This year, the guest artists are:
- Andrew Cuneo, principal, St. Louis Symphony;
- David McGill, professor of bassoon at Northwestern University and former principal, Chicago Symphony;
- Harrison Hollingsworth, principal, New York City Ballet Orchestra.
A limited number of scholarships are available for those students who apply and meet the requirements.