BCMS workshop

Workshop

Sunday, March 22, 2015
Massachusetts Institute of Technology

BCMS’s annual Chamber Music Workshop for Mixed Ensembles welcomes intermediate and advanced mixed chamber groups (trios, quartets, quintets and sextets). Only pre-formed groups may apply. Participation is limited to eight groups which will be accepted on a first-come, first-served basis.

Coaches include clarinetist Thomas Hill, pianist Mihae Lee, cellist Raman Ramakrishnan and violist Dimitri Murrath.

Tuition covers coaching, breakfast, lunch and refreshments and is based on the size of your group:

  • trio & quartet: $140 pp
  • quintet & up: $125 pp

Tuition is non-refundable.

Location   The workshop will take place at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA, on its main campus with outstanding music facilities.

Applications must be received by February 13, 2015. Participants should include on the application the name of the work that has been selected for study. These may be complete works or individual movements (e.g., Mozart Piano Quartet in E-flat , K. 493; 1st and 2nd movements of Beethoven String Quartet in B-flat, Op. 130). To apply, download and fill out the registration form (pdf) and return by mail or fax.

Schedule

Sunday, March 22, 2015

9:00 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. Registration and Breakfast
9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Coaching sessions
12:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m. Lunch
1:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. Coaching sessions
4:45 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. Optional concert by workshop participants

 

This program has been made possible through the generosity of ACMP–The Chamber Music Network, and the Clinton B. Ford Fund of its ACMP Foundation, an organization that stimulates and expands the playing of chamber music for pleasure.