Chamber Music Encounter | Webster University

EXPANDED Chamber Music Encounter

COMMUNITY MUSIC SCHOOL 

Chamber Music Encounter Camp StudentsProfessional chamber musicians and CMS faculty well experienced in chamber group settings will coach trios, quartets, and quintets in this wonderful music form where compositions are performed by and written for one player for each part.  Guest performers and speakers will share their experience in successful chamber music performance and ensemble development.

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June 10 - 14, 2019
1:00 - 5:00 p.m.
Application Deadline:  March 4, 2019
Auditions Dates:  Saturday, April 6, 2-5 p.m. and Sunday April 7, 12-4 p.m.

Informal presentation June 14 at 2:00 p.m.

Grades:  violin, viola, cello, and piano students through high school (please see requirements)
Tuition:  $370 (includes t-shirt)
Requirements:  Students through high school ages that are at or beyond the following representative skill levels:

  • Violin: Suzuki Book 4/Vivaldi a minor Concerto
  • Viola:  Suzuki Book 4/Seitz #2, 3rd movement 
  • Cello: Suzuki Book 4/Breval Sonata in C Major 
  • Piano: Clementi Sonatina or Kuhlau Sonatas

Acceptance in the Chamber Music Encounter will be based on audition, instrumentation needs for chamber ensembles (trios, quartets, quintets), and readiness for small ensemble playing.
Auditions Dates:  Saturday, April 6, 2-5 p.m. and Sunday April 7, 12-4 p.m. Space is limited.

Application Deadline:  March 4, 2019


String Camp Package:

Enroll in String Orchestra Camp and Chamber Music Encounter and pay a combined tuition of only $480.

Questions:  Contact Carol Commerford at 314-246-4445 or email carolc@webster.edu

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Download the Summer Music Programs Brochure