January 28, 2017 • LIU Post Fine Arts Center • Brookville, NY

A day of inspiring master classes and performances


You are invited to join LIU Post Woodwind Professors Karla Moe, flute, Dr. Susan Deaver, flute, Valerie Sulzinski, oboe. Dr. Janice L. Minor, clarinet, Karl Vilcins, bassoon, and Dr. Tim Ruedeman, saxophone for a day of inspiring master classes and performances at the LIU Post Department of Music.

Make sure to bring your instrument to participate in all these exciting events!

Your day at LIU Post will include:
  • Individual Instrument Master classes focusing on your instrument's fundamentals including tone, articulation, and technique.
  • Audition Workshop on how to prepare and give your peak performance at all your auditions.
  • Recital Performance featuring Woodwind Faculty and LIU Music Students.
In addition to the day's events:
  • Jonathan Watkins from Wright Music will be joining us with a wide variety of woodwind equipment and accessories. There will be time to stop by his booth to purchase all your woodwind needs.
  • Mark Kasten, Woodwind Repair Specialist from will professionally evaluate your woodwind instrument with the "Truth Detector" to test for leaks in your instrument. He will be available to make any minor instrument adjustments. Did you ever wonder if it is YOU or your INSTRUMENT? Find out with Mark's Instrument Assessment!
  • Enter an Exciting Raffle with Mystery Musical Giveaways!

Preregistration is available for $10 by completing and mailing this Registration Form. Please make checks out to LIU and mail to:

Dr. James W. McRoy, Director of Bands
Department of Music
LIU Post
720 Northern Boulevard
Brookville, NY 11548

Registration on the day of the event is $15 and begins at 8:30 a.m. with the first class starting at 9:00 a.m. Plan to be at the LIU Post Fine Arts Center until 1:00 p.m.

Please contact Dr. Janice L. Minor at for further information or questions about LIU Post Woodwind Day. We look forward to seeing you there!