Watch the 2019 Summer String Fest performance in Merkin Hall.
This summer, the focus of the festival is chamber music and small ensembles! An intensive week of music-making, friendship and fun! Advanced violinists, violists and cellists age 10-23 are invited to join us for a week of chamber music and small ensembles, workshops, performances and a final concert in Merkin Hall.
Auditions: May 2 and May 9 (Cello), May 5 and May 12 (Violin and Viola)
Register before April 1 for early bird tuition of $450!
Optional: A 50% discount is available for up to 5 individual lessons with Kaufman Music Center's faculty prior to the Festival for all String Fest registered students. Tuition for the 5-day program includes all coachings, classes, and activities. Students are required to bring their own brown bag lunches.
Required Audition Repertoire - Junior Advanced
- Any work at the level of Bach concerto in A minor or above - violin/viola
- Sammartini/ Berteau Sonata in G major - cello
- 3 octave scales
Required Audition Repertoire - Advanced
- 2 contrasting pieces or movements of an advanced concerto
- 3 octave scales and arpeggios
- Movement of unaccompanied Bach
We plan to hold Summer String Fest in person for Summer 2021!
Tuition is $550 and application fee is $25 - register before April 1 for early bird tuition of $450!
|Age||10 - 23|
|Day||Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri|
|Time||9:00 am - 4:15 pm|
|Start/End||August 23, 2021 - August 27, 2021|
|Sessions||5 | Show dates|
August 23, 2021
August 24, 2021
August 25, 2021
August 26, 2021
August 27, 2021
|Max Class Size||50|