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Chamber Music for Youth

Chamber Music (ages 8-18)

Joining a chamber music ensemble is one of the most rewarding experiences a musician can have.  Enjoy collaborating with fellow musicians and exploring new repertoire. Both Music Institute students and those studying outside MIC are welcome to participate in the chamber music program.  The MIC chamber music program is offered at all MIC locations and is open to string, piano, woodwind, brass, harp, guitar, percussion, and voice students.


When can I join?

Registration for 2019-2020 is now open. Registration takes place annually.

All participants must submit an online application.

 

If you are new to the chamber program, you are required to submit a video recording of two contrasting pieces of your choice (directions attached below).

Continuing students must submit an online form, however no video is required.


Important Deadlines

Application Deadline: July 15, 2019
Those who apply after July 15 will be added to a wait list and accommodated if opportunities become available.

 

Fall 2019 Semester Chamber Music Begins:  Tuesday, September 17, 2019


How much does it cost?

The chamber music program takes place over two, fall and spring, 15-week semesters.

 

Chamber Music

45-minutes - $379.50 | 15 week semester
60-minutes - $487.50 | 15 week semester

 

Chamber Music Suzuki Plus 

MIC Suzuki students may enroll in 15 weeks of chamber music at the following reduced rates:
45-minutes - $322.50 | 15 week semester
60-minutes - $414.75 | 15 week semester


In addition to regular chamber music study, the Music Institute of Chicago offers the following specialized duo classes for youth.

 

Duo Chamber Music

30 minutes - $339 | 15 week semester

45 minutes - $472.50 | 15 week semester

60 minutes - $605.25 | 15 week semester

 

Duo Chamber Music Suzuki Plus

MIC Suzuki students may enroll in 15 weeks of chamber music at the following reduced rates:

30 minutes - $288.75 | 15 week semester

45 minutes - $402.00 | 15 week semester

60 minutes - $515.25 | 15 week semester


The Music Institute of Chicago is home to the Chicago Duo Piano Festival. Learn the art of performing duo-piano chamber music, including piano four hands and piano duo repertoire. Placement interview required.

 

Duo Piano Chamber Music

Class day/time: 1st & 3rd Fridays | 7:30-8:15 pm | 7 weeks

Location: Winnetka Campus | 300 Green Bay Road

 

Instructors: Claire Aebersold and Ralph Neiweem

Cost: $269.85 per semester

 

Please indicate your interest on your chamber music application, or contact Ralph Neiweem with questions.


Chamber Music Application Deadline:  July 15

 

Apply Now

 

Questions? Contact Chamber Music Program Director, Kyra Saltman