Ensemble training is an important and extremely gratifying part of the full development of a young musician. Participation in ensembles cultivates collaborative skills through an emphasis on performance preparation and acquiring rehearsal techniques. Several public chamber music master classes and workshops are part of the curriculum. Acceptance (by audition) is based on ability and level of commitment to serious study. Enrollment for the entire academic year is required.
Chamber Orchestra is an advanced training ensemble devoted to studying chamber orchestra repertoire of four centuries. Acceptance by audition.