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  • Chamber Music Academy
    Mon, Sep  11, - Sat, Dec  23,
    6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Chamber Music AcademyA new and exciting initiative from the SPCM! Led by Director Tom Rosenberg, the Chamber Music Academy offers advanced training in small ensemble skills to string players and pianists, led by some of the regions finest chamber musicians.

Chamber Music skills propel students in their solo instrumental studies and into orchestra leadership positions by developing and enhancing listening, rhythmic, interpretive, and communication skills…and the chamber music repertoire is amazing!

Ages: 7 to 18

Per musician—Trios: $30/hour, Quartets $22/hour, Quintets $18/hour

Schedule: to be determined


The program offers:

  • weekly chamber music coachings
  • numerous performance opportunities including recitals
  • competition preparation and support
  • chamber music masterclasses with guest artists and the Academy faculty

Director of the Academy, Tom Rosenberg, is a cellist and career chamber musician artist/teacher whose Opus 1911 Music Chamber Music Studio will be incorporated into the program.  (
Tom’s students have won numerous awards at local and national chamber music competitions, over 30 have played on NPR’s “FROM THE TOP”, have been accepted to every major music conservatory and have gone on to careers as performers, teachers and music administrators.
Other great coaches will include:
Daria Adams, SPCO violinist and Artistic Director of “Music in the Vineyards” in Napa Valley, CA
Hyobi Sim, SPCO violist, Graduate of Curtis and Juiliard, prize winner of Lionel Tertis Competition
Ivan Konev, frequent collaborative pianist with Isles
Ensemble and members of the SPCO and MN Orchestra

Fall audition dates: Thursday August 24 & Tuesday, September 5, 4:30-7pm or by appointment

For more information or to register, call 651-224-2205

Audition location: Director Tom Rosenberg’s home studio—1911 Princeton Ave, St. Paul

Details for each 15 minute audition:

  • Each audition should include 2 short solo excerpts in contrasting style (i.e., one slower, one faster), each 5 minutes or less
  • String players will include one scale (3 octaves) in the following manner: slow with vibrato, 4 bounced bows per note, 4 on-the-string bower per note, triplets per note and hooked bowings.
  • A very short sight reading excerpt

If not auditioning in person, you can upload an audition video in the form below.

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