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Honors Festival

January 5-7, 2018

The Bob Cole Honors Festival provides a unique opportunity for High School students from grades 10-12 to interact and collaborate with guest solo artists, composers, and conductors. Festival participants will receive section coaching and masterclasses from the invited artists and other festival faculty.

**Application Deadline is December 8.** Register now!

Honors Festival string participants will not only perform as a large ensemble but will also perform as string quartets making the festival truly a unique experience for these students. High School music teachers will have an opportunity for Masterclass workshops about rehearsal and conducting techniques. Truly the Bob Cole Festival offers something unique and enriching for everyone who participates.

Wind Symphony

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Wind Symphony in concert.

The Bob Cole Honors Wind Symphony is an ensemble made of the most talented wind musicians in Southern California. The Wind Symphony, under the direction of Professor John Carnahan, will host world-renowned guest solo artist Eric Marienthal on Saxophone. Eric will not only solo with the ensemble but will also give a Masterclass to Honors Festival students. Ensemble members will receive section coaching from our festival faculty and present a celebration concert for family and friends at the conclusion of the festival.

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Concert Choir

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Concert Repertoire: **Coming Soon**

The Bob Cole Chamber Singers.

The Bob Cole Honors Concert Choir is an ensemble made of the most talented vocal musicians in Southern California. The Concert Choir, under the direction of Dr. Joshua Palkki, will host world-renowned composer Joseph Twist. Twist will work closely with Dr. Palkki to present a truly unique rehearsal and performance experience. Joe will also present a Masterclass to Honors Festival students. Ensemble members will receive section coaching from our festival faculty and present a celebration concert for family and friends at the conclusion of the festival.

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String Chamber

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Chamber Orchestra.

The Bob Cole Honors String Chamber is an ensemble made of the most talented string musicians in Southern California. The String Chamber Ensemble, under the direction of Professor Moni Simeonov, will host world-renowned violinist Bing Wang, Associate Concertmaster of the Los Angeles Philharmonic. She will not only solo with the ensemble but will also give a Masterclass to Honors Festival students. Ensemble members will receive section coaching from our festival faculty and present a celebration concert for family and friends at the conclusion of the festival.

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Schedule and Rooms Directory

Honors Festival Schedule **Coming Soon**

Bob Cole Conservatory Rooms Directory:

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About our Guest Artists

Guest Artists TBA

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