Press Release for
Off the Hook: on the Musical Edge, June 17 – 23, 2013
Music of Sky, Wind, and Stars: Native American Inspirations
We are delighted to announce the second season of Off the Hook: on the
Musical Edge chamber music festival, June 17 - 23. Set in Fort
Collins, Off the Hook is the summer concert series of PYCH: Project
Youth and Chamber Music, a non-profit chamber music program working
with K-12 students in the Poudre School District.
Joining us again this year, Bruce Adolphe, world- renowned composer
will host all festival chamber music concerts and many of our other
events. Programming includes Noon Time children’s and evening chamber
music concerts as well as workshops and master classes for all ages.
Featured artists include soprano, Megan Buness and Baritone, John
Lueck; flutist, Christina Jennings; pianists, Silvana Santinelli,
Alexandra Nguyen and many more!
Off the Hook blends music of today and yesterday in interactive and
thought provoking ways. Concerts will appeal to all ages of audience.
This year’s theme: the influence of Native American and Folksongs on
music. Local thespian and son of an American composer greatly
influenced by Native American themes, Jonathan Farwell, will join
Bruce Adolphe in introducing his father, Arthur Farwell’s, music.
For more information on all of our programming and events, please
visit our website
Chamber Music Master Class registration form
Improv Workshop registration form
PYCH Chamber Music Master Class Flyer
PYCH Improv Workshop Flyer
PYCH Suzuki and the Fiddler Flyer
Suzuki and the Fiddler Registration Form
Rocky Ridge Music Center
Young Artist Seminar (ages 15-24, by audition) June 25-July 28
Junior Student Seminars (ages 10-15) 2 sessions: June 11-23, July 30-August
Adult Piano Seminar (ages 18 and up, all levels) June 5-9
Chamberre in the Rockies (ages 18 and up) August 14-18
Early Music Festival & Workshop (ages 18 and up, all levels) August 21-25
Rocky Ridge Music Center, located at the foot of Longs Peak in Rocky
Mountain National Park, provides a unique opportunity for musical study with
unprecedented individual attention due to the low student to faculty ratio
of 3:1. The mission of RRMC is to nurture the creative, musical, and
personal development of individuals in an inspirational setting. A variety
of camp sessions are available to music
students on all orchestral instruments, piano, voice, and composition.
Discounted early enrollment deadline is Feb. 15.
The New Rocky Ridge 2013 Brochure is
available as a PDF document.
You can download a copy from this link.