Chamber Music with Friends

A one-day immersion for High School String players

What

The focus will be to experience chamber music as an activity to share with friends. Our goal for these students is to make a connection with their ensemble peers and learn about the process of preparing and performing a chamber music work along the way.

Where

Kutztown University

When

Saturday, February 24, 2024

Schedule (subject to change)

  • 8:30-9 Arrival/check-in
  • 9:00 Group welcome, Introductions
  • 9:30-12:00 Rehearse — with breaks at each coach’s discretion
  • 12-1 Lunch
  • 1:00 Concert by coach quartet
  • 2:00 Dress rehearsal  
  • 3:00 Concert of student ensembles

How

Apply here (deadline January 31, 2024)

After reviewing applications, students will be assigned to a chamber ensemble and a piece to prepare. Each ensemble with have a dedicated coach. Coaches will meet with their ensemble members via Zoom prior to February 24 to provide information about the piece they’ll be learning and practice strategies.

Questions?

Contact Shari Gleason-Mayrhofer