Come and join us for Oboe Day at the University of Evansville! The event is open to all students and observers. Participants will spend the afternoon hearing a professional performance, learning from teaching sessions, listening to an oboe Masterclass, and playing in an oboe ensemble. This is a great opportunity to interact with an internationally known musician and to discover more about oboe technique and artistry.
The event includes:
- Guest Artist Recital at 12:15 p.m.
- Sessions on oboe fundamentals, English horn, and other topics
- Masterclass with Guest Artist
- Oboe Ensemble for all participants
The recital is free and open to the public. The sessions, masterclass, and ensemble events are free for UE students or $30 for non-UE students.
Registration includes an Oboe Day t-shirt, drinks, and snacks.
UE Faculty: Dr. Elizabeth Robertson, Department of Music
Noon to 6:00 p.m.
Krannert Hall of Art and Music
University of Evansville
Guest Artist: Robert Morgan
Mr. Morgan is Assistant Principal Oboe and Solo English Horn of the Lyric Opera Orchestra in Chicago. In addition, he is Principal Oboe of Music of the Baroque, the Chicago Philharmonic, and Chicago Opera Theatre. He teaches at Northwestern University and is president of the Chicago Reed Company. He is also a founding member of the Rembrandt Chamber Players, with whom he has recorded and performed internationally.