Register for Longy's Dalcroze Institute Summer 2017

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For the last 36 years, students from around the world have received their Dalcroze education through this Institute. Graduates have returned to their countries to become leaders in the field of Dalcroze Eurhyhmics.

We are looking forward to a wonderful three weeks of music making. You will learn that the whole body is musical and will grow in countless ways as a performer, composer, or teacher. The Summer Institute offers a rich variety of activities. In all classes, music is central and listening is active. 

The institute starts Sunday, June 25th at 6 PM with a Welcome Registration Reception. Participants are encouraged to join faculty for a wine and cheese reception, receive schedules, information packets and to clarify questions. The last day is devoted to goodbyes in the morning, followed by exams (for credit students only).

All questions are welcome during the Institute and information will be given about the process of attaining the levels towards Dalcroze Certification.

I hope you are intrigued and ready to join us!         

– Lisa Parker, Director Emeritus

About the Longy Dalcroze Institute

 

Dalcroze Eurhythmics uses rhythmic movement, intense listening, and improvisation to unlock creativity and open the doors to enriched and enlivened music making. Equally applicable to the music classroom and the private studio, to the beginning musician and the advanced performer, this holistic approach to musical understanding complements traditional avenues of study and practice.

The Longy Dalcroze Institute is designed for music teachers, instrumentalists, singers, conductors, composers, actors, dancers, and music therapists.The Institute includes License and Certificate Level Pedagogy classes, Eurhythmics, Solfege and Keyboard Improvisation classes.

All classes are grouped according to level. In addition to core classes and weekly topics, during week 3 participants may select an elective class from the following options:

  • Using Folk Songs in the Dalcroze Children’s Class
  • Laban Technique - Laban Space Harmony

Tuition

NON-CREDIT PRICE
1 week - $688.50
2 weeks - $1,377.00
3 weeks - $2,065.50

FOR-CREDIT PRICE
1 week - $816.00
2 weeks - $1,632.00
3 weeks - $2,448.00

* Financial assistance is available for current Longy Students, Longy Conservatory Graduates, and Sistema Nucleo Instructors. 

Register Now!

DATES AND DETAILS TO KNOW

2017 Longy Dalcroze Institute: June 25-July 14, 2017


Sunday, April 1, 2017

Early bird registration deadline. A $25 surcharge will be added for registrations submitted after April 1.

Regular Registration: April 2-May 1, 2017
Plan to join us! The deadline to apply is May 1, 2017.

Saturday, June 24, 2:00 PM
Placement Test for participants who are coming from training programs outside of the Dalcroze Society of America (DSA) Teacher Training (T2) Program. 

Sunday, June 25th at 6 PM
The institute starts with a Welcome Registration Reception. Participants are encouraged to join faculty for a wine and cheese reception, receive schedules, information packets and to clarify questions.

Tuesday, July 4
No Class - National Independence Day - USA Holiday

Friday, July 14th
The last day of the institute is devoted to goodbyes in the morning, followed by exams (for credit students only).

 

2017 SAVE THE DATES: June 25-July 14, 2017

EARLY BIRD REGISTRATION DEADLINE IS APRIL 1, 2017 
A $25 surcharge will be added for registrations submitted after April 1.

Regular Registration: April 2-May 1, 2017
Plan to join us! The deadline to apply is May 1, 2017.

Faculty 


LONGY FACULTY
Lisa Parker, Diplôme Supérieur,
 Director Emeritus of Dalcroze Summer Institute

Eiko Ishizuka
, Diplôme Candidate, Director of Dalcroze Summer Institute

Adriana Ausch
, License

Ginny Latts
, License; Coordinator

Melissa Tucker, License

Elizabeth Lurie, Movement Specialist

GUEST FACULTY
Dr. Jeremy Dittus, Diplôme Supérieur

Dr. Ruth Alperson, Diplôme Supérieur

Dawn Pratson, License, Movement Specialist

Typical Daily Schedule

8:30am‐-9:15am Movement
9:30am-­‐10:45am Eurhythmics
11:00am-­‐12:00pm Dalcroze Solfège
12:00pm-­‐1:00pm Lunch Break
1:00pm-­‐2:00pm Dalcroze Pedagogy
2:15pm-­‐3:15pm Improvisation
3:30pm-­‐4:45pm Weekly Topics (Week 1-­- Children Class Demo, Week 2-­‐ Plastique Animée, Week 3-­‐ Electives)

According to demand housing can be arranged at Lesley University. Learn more

Please note: Non-US citizens are required to secure the appropriate visa. Please see Longy's page for International Student Policies for more information.

What is Dalcroze?

Founder of the Longy Dalcroze Training Program and Director Emeritus of the Dalcroze Summer Institute at Longy, Lisa Parker, gives us a brief introduction to the subject along with demonstrations.

Watch the video

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