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Milt Hinton Institute for Studio Bass
June 11-14, 2014

 Photo Courtesy of the Milton J. Hinton Photographic Collection


Bring your bass and have fun!

Complimentary rooms at the new state-of-the-art Kahn Hall (limited availability, first-come, first-served) and dining hall meal cards.

All Oberlin bass alumni are invited to the inaugural Hinton Institute Wednesday, June 11-Saturday, June 14, 2014.

Learn more about the Institute here.

Click here to register!

Official Arrival day is Wednesday, however you are welcome to join in later!

• Reconnect with classmates and meet other bass alums
• Celebrate Milt Hinton Day, attend lectures & film, and Gala Concert
• Enjoy Bass warm ups, meet MHI faculty, and reconnect with Oberlin bass faculty
• Participate in Alumni ensembles, rehearsals, a recording session, and perform in the Saturday concert
• Learn about the Milt and Mona Hinton collection


SCHEDULE

WEDNESDAY JUNE 11 – arrival day
Arrive anytime on Wednesday. If you are staying in one of the complimentary rooms in Kahn Hall, simply go to the Conference Services Office at Stevenson Dining Hall, Griswold Commons, 155 North Professor Street, to pick up your room card anytime between 9 a.m. and 8 p.m. Kahn Hall is right next door—parking in the back of Stevenson.

Feel free to sit in on any of the Institute events beginning at 10 a.m. that day—you are also invited to go to Cedar Point with the students that evening—bus provided (tickets $30).

THURSDAY JUNE 12
9 a.m. Warm-ups
10-12 a.m. Clonick Studio Sessions
Noon Lunch
1 p.m. Milt & Mona Hinton at Oberlin
2 p.m. Alumni ensembles rehearsal
3:30 p.m. Break
4:30 p.m. Film Keeping Time at the Apollo Theater
5:30 p.m. Q&A with faculty, students go to bass orchestra
6 p.m. Dinner
8 p.m. Concert
10 p.m. Jam session in Warner Concert Hall and reception in Warner Lobby

FRIDAY JUNE 13
9 a.m. Warm-ups
10 a.m. Alumni ensembles rehearsal
Noon Lunch
1-6 p.m. Bass Ensemble recording sessions
6 p.m. Dinner
9 p.m. Film Great Day in Harlem

SATURDAY JUNE 14
10 a.m. Warm-ups
11 a.m. Alumni ensembles rehearsal
Noon Lunch
Free time
3:30 p.m. Break
4 p.m. Q&A with faculty
6 p.m. Dinner
7:30 p.m. Concert

SUNDAY JUNE 15
Departure day

Event Details
  Milt Hinton Institute for Studio Bass
  June 11, 2014
  June 15, 2014
  Oberlin College, Conservatory of Music, 77 W. College St.