The Orford Arts Centre announces its double reed faculty members for the 2007 summer master classes programs:
July 9th to July 21st: Theodore Baskin (principal oboe, Montreal Symphony; faculty, McGill University)
July 23rd to August 11th: Louise Pellerin (faculty, Zurich/Winterthur Hochschule Musik und Theater, Switzerland)
July 30th to August 11th: Stéphane Lévesque (principal bassoon, Montreal Symphony; faculty, McGill University)
Application deadlines are February 1st, 2007 for scholarship consideration; April 1st, 2007 without scholarship; ongoing until the start of the program, subject to space availability.
Orford is located approximately 85 miles east of Montreal, Canada. For more details and for the application form please go to
Best wishes for the new year to everyone –Stéphane