Senior Chamber Music Session for Strings and Pianists

Saturday, July 18 to Friday, July 24, 2020

We invite young musicians on a fascinating journey into the wide world of chamber music, a musical world in which there is so much to do, where the possibilities are endless. This session for strings and pianists is for keen musicians who are eager to widen their musical horizons.

In seven days of intensive study the daily schedule will include:

  • an individual lesson
  • a group lesson
  • string orchestra for string players; improv class for pianists
  • ensemble coaching session
  • individual and ensemble practice
  • student recitals

The ensembles in the Senior Chamber Music Program are featured in a special concert. While this program is mainly intended for teens, mature advanced younger players are also admitted. Performance levels of the participants should be at or above the equivalent of the following pieces:

  Bach's Concerto in A minor
  Telemann's Concerto in G
  Vivaldi's Sonata in E minor
  First movement of Haydn's Sonata No. 48

Audition is by DVD recording or by Youtube video, due May 1, 2020 (postmark used as proof). Prepare a high quality recording representing your level of proficiency in solo repertoire. Please include two contrasting pieces, preferably with piano accompaniment. Please contact us for further information.

Cost: $660 CAN / $530 US (plus registration fee)

For information concerning registration and course fees, please consult the Registration section.