Quintet Attacca Chamber Camp for Winds


Ages:  11 - adult

Dates and Times:  August 3-7, 2020  |  Monday-Friday  |  1:30 – 5:30 pm

Location:  Winnetka Campus, 300 Green Bay Road

Camp Personnel:  Jennifer Clippert (flute), Erica Anderson (oboe), Barbara Drapcho (clarinet), Collin Anderson (bassoon), and Jeremiah Frederick (French horn)


The Music Institute of Chicago presents its 12th annual summer chamber music program for woodwind and brass players. Wind quintets, trios, and quartets will participate in daily rehearsals, coachings, and master classes with Quintet Attacca, an MIC Ensemble-in-Residence. Quintet Attacca, winner of the 2002 Grand Prize of the Fischoff National Chamber Music Competition, offers master classes on topics including individual instrument techniques, careers in music and performance preparation. Chamber music encourages team building, friendship and musical skills. Develop your craft while playing alongside members of Quintet Attacca! Open to:  flute, oboe, clarinet, bassoon, French horn, recorder, saxophone, trumpet, trombone, euphonium and tuba players. The best performances in chamber music come from groups who trust each other and have fun together. Quintet Attacca Chamber Camp brings it all together! 


Sample Daily Schedule: 

1:30 – 2:00 pm  Quintet Attacca performs for all campers

2:00 – 3:15 pm  Chamber Music Coaching

3:15 – 3:30 pm  Break

3:30 – 4:00 pm  Chamber Music Coaching

4:00 – 4:30 pm  Musical Cranium Game

4:30 – 5:30 pm  Performance Class


Prerequisite: one year of study (recommended for intermediate
                      to advanced level students)

Cost:  $480


Registration Deadline:  July 27, 2020 

Priority will be given to those who register early. If you would like to be placed with a friend, please indicate that on your registration.

Questions?  Please contact Camp Director  Erica Anderson