Frequent guests to the school take the time to interact with chamber music students in masterclasses, workshops, and/or private coaching sessions. Recent visitors include the Juilliard, Brentano, Miró, Takács, Pacifica, Danish, Daedalus, Dover, and JACK Quartets; pianists Peter Serkin, Joseph Kalichstein, Leon Fleisher, and Jeremy Denk; the Gryphon Trio; cellist Paul Katz; the Los Angeles Guitar Quartet; Alarm Will Sound; Roomful of Teeth; the Berlin Philharmonic Wind Quintet; American Brass Quintet; Chicago Symphony Brass Quartet, and more.
Greg Anderson and Elizabeth Roe of Anderson & Roe Piano Duo work with students in a masterclass, April 2018
Anderson & Roe Piano Duo with members of the Duo Piano Seminar, April 2018
Bassoonist Frank Morelli from Windscape works with a student wind quintet in a masterclass in Hatch Hall, Feb. 2018
Clarinetist Alan R. Kay from Windscape works with a Brahms Piano Trio in Hatch Hall, Feb. 2018
Edward Dusinberre and Károly Schranz of the Takacs Quartet work with students in a masterclass in Ciminelli Lounge, January 2018
Edward Dusinberre, Geraldine Walther, and András Fejér of the Takacs Quartet work with students in a masterclass in Ciminelli Lounge, January 2018
Associate Professor Phillip Ying leads a group discussion with members of the Takács Quartet following their quartet masterclass, February 2018
Edward Dusinberre, Geraldine Walther, and András Fejér take part in a panel discussion following their masterclass in Ciminelli Lounge, February 2018
Julliard Quartet violinist Ronald Copes and violist Roger Tapping work with Petros Karapetyan, violin, as part of the 2015 Clark Residency.
Ronald Copes and Roger Tapping of the Juilliard Quartet listening to a masterclass performance.
Roger Tapping of the Julliard Quartet working with Petros Karapetyan and Jim Xi, violin, as part of the 2015 Clark Residency.
Pianist Leon Fleisher working with a student piano trio.
Leon Fleisher coaching the Felix Trio (Violinist Yousun Nam, cellist Soo-Hyun Juhn, and pianist Yewon Jeong.
Pianist Joseph Kalichstein works with Alex Gonzalez (violin), Emma Liu (piano), Molly Goldman (viola), and Jamie Clark (cello) during a Master Class in Hatch Hall. Photo by J. Adam Fenster / University of Rochester
Oboist Toyin Spellman-Diaz and Flutist Valerie Coleman of the Imani Winds present an educational concert as part of Eastman’s “Music for All” program.
Composer Libby Larsen works with Kimberly Fitch, viola, and Sunny Yang, cello, in a masterclass