Amateur Chamber Music Retreat
The Chamber Music Retreat is designed for string players and pianists (and occasionally other instrumentalists) who love to play, want a chance to work on their chamber music skills, and would like to share their enthusiasm for music with old and new friends for a weekend at Garth Newel. No professional experience is required or expected. Preference will be given to pre-formed groups in the application process.
The weekend is full of chamber music coachings, rehearsals with fellow participants, reading sessions, a final performance by retreat groups, recreation, great food, company and conversation.
Please register early, and join us for this weekend of fun and friendship, packed with unforgettable musical experiences!
March 23-26, 2017
Fee: $320 which includes all chamber music coachings, seminars, performances, meals and snacks.
- Manor House rooms are $85 per night.
- Green Room Apartment rooms are $85 per night or $170 per night for whole apartment.
- Giles Cottage is available for rent for $127.50 per night or $42.50 per room per night.
- Ensemble playing
- Listening skills
- Rehearsal and practice techniques
- Musical interpretation