Chamber Music in Grantham: Performance & Composition
July 30- August 6, 2017
Participants for the Chamber Music in Grantham camp are a select group of professionally-oriented, advanced students of violin, viola, cello, piano, and composition, 16 years of age and older. Exceptions will be made for gifted younger applicants.
Each chamber group will have group rehearsals, coaching by all members of the faculty, performances in the masterclasses, and a public performance in Poorman Recital Hall at the closing of the festival. Various seminars of music/chamber music-related topics will be held each day. There will be a joint performance and masterclass by guest artist, Ronald Leonard.
In addition to attending guest artist performances and master-classes, participants for the Composition Workshop will write music and participate in group critique, study selected chamber works, and supervise readings and rehearsals of their works.
Faculty Members Include: Peter Sirotin, violin, Fiona Thompson, ‘cello, Ya-Ting Chang, piano, and Richard Roberson, composition.