Adult camp
230$ jour

Started on 20 July 2022 Mercredi et jeudi
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Training sessions for adults:

stimulating encounters on an enchanting site!

The Camp Musical Père Lindsay offers a unique experience:
private lessons with experienced teachers, educational workshops, group classes, discussion forums and outdoor practice!

Private domain
Facilities and equipment specific to the practice of music
Swimming lake with pedal boat, kayak and rowboat
5 km of walking trails in the forest
Bird watching 

Single or double occupancy depending on the option chosen*
Private room and bathroom
Bedding and towels provided

*Double occupancy with another participant: Friends or spouses who wish to participate in camp activities may share a room if they desire. Please make two registrations for each participant and choose the “double occupancy with one participant” option.
*Double occupancy with a companion: It is possible to be accompanied by a person who will stay at the camp without participating in the activities. Lodging and meals are included.

Welcome reception
2 breakfasts, 2 lunches, and 2 dinners included*
Healthy meal with vegetarian option 

*For the 5-night piano camp: 5 breakfasts, 5 lunches and 5 dinners included

Music and nature lovers, musicians of all levels! What could be better than a weekend dedicated to listening to the music you love, all in the enchanting surroundings of Priscault Lake. Join us to perfect your knowledge of the repertoire, to discover new works, to discuss, exchange, learn and share your passion for music. On the agenda:

 

  • Introduction to Italian opera with musicologist and singer Hugo Perina (who came expressly from Rome for the occasion!)
  • Introduction to 20th and 21st century repertoire with musicologist Emanuelle Majeau-Bettez (jazz and contemporary music)
  • Musical creation workshops
  • Hiking in the forest and initiation to meditative listening
  • Surprise concerts!
  • Food and repertoire pairing on the menu
  • Aperitifs, campfires, rich and pleasant discussions
  • Guaranteed fun!

TEACHERS

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Emanuelle Majeau-Bettez has been immersed in music (and in the water of Priscault Lake!) since she was a child, and has been teaching piano for ten summers now. She holds a doctorate in musicology and feminist studies from McGill University, is a member of the editorial board of the journal Circuit, musiques contemporaines and, since fall 2019, has been collaborating with the musicology team and the pedagogy department of Ircam / Centre Pompidou (Paris). Emanuelle is a professor of music literature and project director (Muziko program) at Cégep Vincent-d’Indy, she is the pianist of countertenor Hugo Perina.

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Hugo Perina is a French-Canadian countertenor and flute player. Trained with great masters of the flute at the conservatory of Nantes (Muriel Foulon), then in Paris (Vincent Lucas) and in Florence (Michele Marasco), he studied opera singing with various masters in France, Quebec and Italy. He has performed in chamber music concerts in these three countries with the Despax Quartet as well as with many renowned organists such as Livia Mazzanti, Daniel Matrone, Gaétan Jarry and Catherine Todorovski. He has been living in Italy since 2019 where he is perfecting his skills in sacred singing and baroque opera. He won the 2nd prize in the international competition of opera singing San Colombano of Piacenza chaired by Reinhard Goebel and the 3rd prize in the international competition of opera singing “Roma Caput Mundi” chaired by Ines Salazar.

INFORMATION

20 participants maximum
Levels: from beginners to advance (no prerequisites, it is not necessary to be a musician to participate in the camp)
Dates: May 26, 27, and 2, 2023 (2 nights)

FEES

from Friday 5 PM to Sunday 4 PM
(2 nights)

Single Occupancy:

595 $
570 $*

Double Occupancy:

505 $
490 $*

Rate for accompanying persons:

270 $

(Double occupancy with one participant sharing the same room, including meals but excluding classes)

*Promotional rates in effect until March 30, 2023

Register here

TERMS OF PAYMENT

All amounts are tax included.
The cost of stay includes a non-refundable deposit of $100.

CANCELLATION AND REFUND POLICY

 

CONTACT

Emanuelle Majeau-Bettez
emanuelle.majeau@gmail.com

Are you an amateur musician who plays the cello or double bass? This is your chance to combine music, the outdoors and relaxation! For one weekend, musicians of all levels will come together to share their pleasure of making music, all in a friendly atmosphere conducive to discovery. Different activities will be offered to you:

 

  • Chamber music
  • Orchestra
  • Private lessons
  • Lectures and listening to musical works
  • Personal practice in beautiful practice studios in the woods

TEACHERS

Catherine Mathieu (cello, chamber music and musicology workshop): A graduate of the Université de Montréal in performance and musicology, Catherine Mathieu teaches cello in her private studio in Rosemère in addition to giving lectures seeking to make classical music accessible. She is also a writer for various orchestras.

Christine Harvey (cello and chamber music)

Sophie Coderre (cello and chamber music)

Geneviève Bigonnesse (double bass and chamber music): A master’s degree graduate from the University of Montreal, Geneviève Bigonnesse is a dynamic double bassist who is very present in the Quebec orchestral scene. In addition to the Barroco Duo, she is a member of the Fiestango ensemble founded in 2005. A passionate pedagogue, she teaches at the primary, secondary and college levels. Since the fall of 2018, she has been the senior manager of the Music for Kids project, an initiative of the Montreal Symphony Orchestra.

INFORMATION

24 participants maximum
Levels: from beginners to advance
Dates: June 2, 3, and 4, 2023 (2 nights)

FEES

from Friday 5 PM to Sunday 4 PM
(2 nights)

Single Occupancy:

595 $
570 $*

Double Occupancy:

505 $
490 $*

from Friday 1 PM to Sunday 4 PM
(2 nights)

Single Occupancy:

640 $
610 $*

Rate for accompanying persons:

270 $

(Double occupancy with one participant sharing the same room, including meals but excluding classes)

*Promotional rates in effect until March 30, 2023

Register here

TERMS OF PAYMENT

All amounts are tax included.
The cost of stay includes a non-refundable deposit of $100.

CANCELLATION AND REFUND POLICY

 

CONTACT

Geneviève Bigonnesse
(514) 730-0858
genevievebigonnesse@hotmail.com

  • 4 private lessons of 30 minutes or 3 private lessons of 30 minutes (depending on the package chosen)
  • Master class
  • 3 pedagogical workshops
  • 1 concert “between us” (optional participation)
  • Conference workshop: Editions

TEACHERS

claudine lapointe

Claudine Lapointe holds a Bachelor’s degree in teaching – performance option – from the Université du Québec à Montréal and a Master’s degree from the University of California at Los Angeles, where she presented the results of her research on the particularities of Chopin’s fingerings. Since her return to Quebec, she has been teaching, composing, giving concerts and contributing to various pedagogical projects.

Louise Grypinich holds a B.A. in performance from UDM, and a Diploma course from the Canberra School of Music in Australia. She has been a teacher affiliated with the École Préparatoire de l’UQAM for over 25 years. She taught at Les Mélèzes school in Joliette from 1991 to 2014. In addition, she has a busy career as an accompanist for various regional and provincial concerts and competitions. For more than 30 years, she has worked at the Camp Musical Père Lindsay as a teacher and accompanist. Her ultimate goal is to promote the talent of young musicians in the Lanaudière region.

Sylvie Charbonneau holds a bachelor’s degree in piano performance from the Vincent-d’Indy School of Music. She continued her studies with Mr. Paul Loyonnet and Mr. Gilles Manny. While participating in various juries for exams and competitions, her main occupation is teaching piano in the Lower Laurentians region.

A native of New Brunswick, David Côté holds a Master of Music degree in piano performance from the Université de Montréal. He has been heard on CBC radio, in recital in his native province and in the Greater Montreal area. Currently, David Côté teaches piano privately and is the director-manager of the Coopérative Vincent-d’Indy, a music business located in Montreal.

On the pedagogical level, he has collaborated in the development of the Repertoire for piano of the Vincent-d’Indy School of Music by suggesting numerous additions of pieces among which several of his compositions have since been retained. He is also president of the Quebec Music Teachers Association and of the Montreal Classical Music Festival.

INFORMATION

20 participants maximum
Levels: from beginners to advance
Dates: June 16, 17, and 18, 2023 (2 nights)

FEES

Option 1
from Friday 1:30 PM to Sunday 4 PM
(2 nights)

Single Occupancy:

660 $
630 $*

Option 2
from Friday 5 PM to Sunday 4 PM
(2 nights)

Single Occupancy:

625 $
590 $*

Rate for accompanying persons:

260 $

(Double occupancy with one participant sharing the same room, including meals but excluding classes)

*Promotional rates in effect until March 30, 2023

Register here

TERMS OF PAYMENT

All amounts are tax included.
The cost of stay includes a non-refundable deposit of $100.

CANCELLATION AND REFUND POLICY

 

CONTACT

Ghislaine Giroux
(514) 644-2234
e.cologie9@videotron.ca

  • 4 private lessons of 45 minutes
  • Master class
  • 6 pedagogical workshops
  • 1 concert “between us” (optional participation)
  • Conference workshop: Details to come

TEACHERS

To be announced

INFORMATION

18 participants maximum
Levels: from beginners to advance
Dates: August 27 to September 1 (5 nights)

FEES

(5 nights)

Single Occupancy:

1490 $
1440 $*

Rate for accompanying persons:

545 $

(Double occupancy with one participant sharing the same room, including meals but excluding classes)

*Promotional rates in effect until March 30, 2023

Register here

TERMS OF PAYMENT

All amounts are tax included.
The cost of stay includes a non-refundable deposit of $150.

CANCELLATION AND REFUND POLICY

 

CONTACT

Ghislaine Giroux
(514) 644-2234
e.cologie9@videotron.ca

The number of places available is limited, so you are invited to reserve as soon as possible!

Repertoire: Emanuelle Majeau-Bettez, emanuelle.majeau@gmail.com

Cello and Double Bass: Geneviève Bigonnesse, (514) 730-0858 ou genevievebigonnesse@hotmail.com

Voice: À venir

Piano: Ghislaine Giroux, (514) 644-2234 ou e.cologie9@videotron.ca

Secrétariat
Joliette

C.P. 44

Joliette (Québec) J6E 3Z3

Téléphone : 450 755-2496

Site estival
Lac Priscault

100, rang Petit Beloeil

Saint-Côme (Québec)  J0K 2B0

Téléphone : 450 883-6024

Crédits photos : Geneviève Bigonnesse, Yanick Déry, Simon Ménard, Pierre-Étienne Bergeron & Charlie Poirier-Bouthillette.

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