Potomac Arts Academy

Rolland String
Workshop
July 28 - Aug 1
(Monday - Friday)

Workshop
9:30am-5:30pm
& some evenings

Strings Camp
9:00am-12:00n

Ages: Adults, Teens
Camp: 9-12yrs Violin
See Register section for pricing*

*Graduate Credit, HS/College and single-day options available

Save the Dates!

School of Music
George Mason
University

in Fairfax, VA
near Washington DC


RUN BOY RUN
Acoustic Band
Concert

Monday, July 28th
7:30PM
Featuring the
grandkids of
Paul Rolland!
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Jason Day Violins
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ROLLAND STRING WORKSHOP AT MASON
For String Teachers, Players and Students


Paul Rolland Workshop for Violin and Viola Teachers and String Players

NEW SUMMER 2015 INFORMATION AVAILABLE FEBRUARY 1ST!

PROGRAM OVERVIEW

The Rolland String Pedagogy Workshop is an exciting, internationally-acclaimed program for innovative string teachers, players and students. Learn the lauded playing and teaching techniques of the late Paul Rolland from professionals who studied with him, including Gerald Fischbach. Paul Rolland (1911-1978), former Professor of Violin and String Pedagogy at University of Illinois, is recognized around the globe for emphasizing correct movement patterns and playing that is free from excessive tension. Our program builds on that legacy. (Violin, Viola, Cello & Bass covered with classroom tips included!)

FOR WHOM? TRACK SUMMARY
String Teachers Workshop Learn the art of teaching Rolland techniques in your own studio!
String Players Workshop Learn how to apply Rolland techniques to improve your playing!
College Students Workshop Learn the Rolland techniques while enjoying a tuition discount! (must provide valid ID)
High School Musicians Workshop/ HS Group Learn the unique Rolland techniques alongside a group of serious and inspired teen musicians - receive a special tuition discount!
Young Kids Youth Camp NEW for 2014! PAUL ROLLAND STRINGS CAMP for Ages 9-12!

View an example of the Paul Rolland technique (Students of Rolland Workshop faculty member, Nancy Kredel, performing a Rolland Action Tune - music by Mary Alice Rich):

2014 Program Highlights:

What you will gain from this program:

View a sample of the NEW Paul Rolland Legacy DVD
(available for purchase CLICK HERE):

 

PROGRAM DIRECTOR: Lucy Manning, lucymnnng@gmail.com
Lucy Manning

VISIT THE PAUL ROLLAND STRING PEDAGOGY FACEBOOK PAGE

I AM ALREADY REGISTERED. WHAT DO I DO NOW?

You should expect to receive a "Welcome Email" from Potomac Arts Academy 1-2 weeks before the program begins - providing important details including directions, first day procedures, what to bring, etc. If you do not receive this email, either our email address on file is incorrect or it may be in your Spam/Junk folder. Please include us in your Address Book to avoid the latter.The Welcome Letter will also be posted here:

ROLLAND STRINGS PEDAGOGY WORKSHOP WELCOME LETTER 2014

PAUL ROLLAND STRINGS CAMP FOR AGES 9-12 WELCOME LETTER 2014

 

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Why choose MASON?

MasonJoin one of our outstanding summer programs and become a part of our acclaimed Mason arts community. Whether you are a teacher, student or child, you will find professionally staffed programs that enrich and inspire- all within the respected Mason setting. Our excellent faculty, world class guest artists, and brand new facilities make Mason the place to be this summer!

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