Dates: July 14-19, 2018
Time: Sat-Thurs 2-5:30pm, Concert Thurs 7pm
Instruments: Violin, viola, cello
Instructors: Will Chen, Peter Ing, Robert Richardson
Requirements: Suzuki Book 4+, RCM Grade 5+
Cost: $300 (by June 1) $375 (by June 15)
A non-refundable deposit of $50 is required at the time of registration.
Students should register by June 1 to enable repertoire to be assigned and learned in advance. No registration is accepted for this program after June 15.
The Team Music program brings string students together to play chamber music and develop their ensemble skills. Students will be placed into trios and quartets, and will also participate in a chamber ensemble together with all of the camp participants. Pre-formed groups are welcome.
Day schedule TBA.
Violinist Will Chen’s performances have taken him all over Canada, Europe and the United Kingdom as a soloist and chamber musician with the rising group Mainzer Virtuosi Chamber Orchestra. He is a member of the Rose Gellert String Quartet. B. Mus from University of Victoria; masters degree from Hochschule fur Musik Mainz, Germany. He has studied with teachers such as Patricia Shih, Ann Elliott-Goldschmid, Gwen Thompson, Roger Chase and Ann Shih.
M. Mus, University of British Columbia; Suzuki training. Active freelance musician; performances throughout North America and Europe. Has performed with the Vancouver Island Symphony, Vancouver Metropolitan Orchestra, and Kamploops Symphony. Member of the Rose Gellert String Quartet.
B. Mus, M. Mus. Teacher and conductor at Suzuki workshops throughout North America and beyond. Guest presenter and speaker at SAA teachers’ conferences and leadership retreats. Faculty member, Brandon Univeristy, and director of the Brandon Suzuki Institute. Performs frequently with the Brandon Chamber Players, of which he is a founding member.