The festival brings together a faculty of award winning teachers with years of experience inspiring young musicians. Carefully crafted, the schedule combines the best aspects of many different festivals around the country to provide the best learning experience for its participants.
Co-directors Hal Grossman and Fritz Gearhart invite you to spend a week on the coast studying chamber music!
High school (age 14 and higher) and college students who play violin, viola and cello are eligible to participate in the Redfish Chamber Music Festival. Acceptance is based on space available as well as instrument and level required to form appropriate chamber groups out of the applicant pool. A maximum of 22 students will be accepted.
Fill out an application, pay the $25 non-refundable fee, and submit a video consisting of two selections and the quartet excerpt posted for your instrument. Upload your video to a platform like YouTube and send us a link so that we can access to evaluate your playing. Applications will be accepted on a rolling basis. Early applications are encouraged. Students will be notified as groups are formed and accepted. Final Application deadline is April 1st. Students will be notified of acceptance no later than April 15.
See all details under the tab “Apply.”
The 7 day program fee is $1250, which includes double occupancy ocean view room, all meals, lessons, coachings and activities. (A single occupancy room can be reserved for an additional fee, depending on availability.)
If you are accepted, a deposit of half tuition is due June1st to hold your space in the program.