Chamber Music with Friends

A one-day immersion for High School String players


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.


Kutztown University


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


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.


Contact Shari Gleason-Mayrhofer