This summer, young instrumentalists can participate in a new chamber music workshop called Portland Summer Ensembles. Sponsored by Chamber Music Northwest, this new program will be led by Amy Schwartz Moretti, who is the director of the Robert McDuffie Center for Strings at Mercer University and the former concertmaster of the Oregon Symphony. Faculty members for this intensive 5 day workshop include Jun Iwasaki, concertmaster of the Oregon Symphony, Joël Belgique, principal violist of the Oregon Symphony, Nancy Ives, principal cellist of the Oregon Symphony, and concert pianist Susan Smith. Also, the The Miró Quartet will provide coaching for participants.
The deadline for applications is January 31st. For more information about Portland Summer Ensembles click here.