2021 Workshop & Schedule

2021 Workshop is FULL! Please email your contact email and phone to be notified for future workshops and events. chaparralchambermusic@gmail.com

Faculty: Seventh Roadrunner Ensemble- Dr. Stefanie Gardner, clarinet; Dr. Andrew O’Brien, piano; Dr. Katherine Shields, viola/violin. Joined by Maria Flurry, percussion.

FUN weekend workshop in historic Prescott, AZ (2 hours north of Phoenix) features great small ensemble music for piano, string, percussion, woodwind & brass players. No previous chamber music experience needed; separate youth (13-18) and adult (18-onwards) tracks are available. Adult learners group also available.

Ensemble skills are built in a relaxing, supportive atmosphere. Musicians play several pieces of different instrumentation, mailed in advance. They leave with new skills and repertoire ideas to explore over the coming year. Each participant receives 6 hours of professional faculty coaching, plus group-led rehearsal time. Preformed groups are welcome!

Chaparral Chamber Music Workshop culminates in a free, public Celebration Concert Sunday, June 13 at 3:00 pm at Mountain Oak School, 1455 Willow Creek Road, Prescott, featuring faculty and student performances. Donations will be accepted for Mountain Oak School, 2021 Workshop Host.

The course fee of $215.00 includes 6 hours of coach-led sessions, ensemble rehearsal time, sheet music, clinics, Friday dinner, great experience and great fun!

For information email: chaparralchambermusic@gmail.com or phone 480-980-6516.

2021 Workshop Schedule (subject to change)

Friday June 11

12:30-1:00        check-in, set-up, warmup
1:00-1:15         Introduction
1:30-3:00          Session 1a (break included)
3:00-4:00          Clinic TBA      

4:00-5:30          Session 2a (break included)
5:30-6:15          Dinner (catered)
6:30-7:30          Informal play-in of Friday works

Saturday June 12

9:00-10:30        Session 3b (break included)
10:30-12:00      Session 4b (break included)
12:00-1:00        Lunch (bring your own or opt for group catering order) 
1:00 -2:00         Session 5b (break included)
2:00-3:00          Clinic TBA
3:00 -4:00         Informal play-in of Saturday works

Sunday, June 13

11:30 – 12:30  Session 7c

12:30-1:30       Session 8c 

1:30-2:30         Dress Rehearsal in Great Hall

2:30-3:00         Break for changing
3:00-4:30         Celebration Concert & Reception at Mountain Oak School, 1455 Willow Creek Rd,                                Prescott AZ 86301

Seventh Roadrunner Ensemble is on the Teaching Artists Roster of the Arizona Commission on the Arts.
The Chamber Music Workshop is made possible through the generosity of Mountain Oak School, Prescott; ACMP: The Chamber Music Network (New York); the J.S. Acker Trust (Prescott) and individual donors.