at The Hartt School
with guest artist Lynn Harrell, cello
March 17 - 24, 2013
The Hartt School is thrilled to present StringFest! An inspiring musical and educational experience for music lovers, the StringFest will select applicants of all ages on violin, viola, cello and bass to participate and attend in a week-long intensive series of string and chamber music masterclasses, open rehearsals and concerts featuring Hartt Professor of Bass Robert Black, the Hartt String Quartet (Anton Miller, violin; Katherine Winterstein, violin; Rita Porfiris, viola; and Mihai Tetel, cello), and special guest cellist Lynn Harrell.
The Registration Deadline for StringFest participation is extended to March 12, 2013!
We invite string players of all ages, either with preformed groups or as individual soloists, to participate/attend in any or all of the events. We hope you will join us for what is sure to be a thrilling, inspiring and informative week. Accepted masterclass participants will receive a complimentary admission to the concerts and an opportunity to play in a masterclass and/or string orchestra reading session. Click here for registration information.
Lynn Harrell, cello
Robert Black, bass
Edward Cumming, conductor
The Hartt String Quartet
Anton Miller, violin
Katherine Winterstein, violin
Rita Porfiris, viola
Mihai Tetel, cello
Click here to view all artist biographies.
- Admission to all StringFest events is free unless otherwise noted.
- Registration is required for participation in masterclasses. A $25.00 fee applies. Sign up early, space is limited!
Please note: The Registration Deadline for StringFest participation is extended to March 12, 2013!
CANCELLED: Bass recital featuring Professor Robert Black
Sunday, March 17
Cello and Chamber music masterclass with Lynn Harrell
featuring performances by students from The Hartt School
Monday March 18, 7:30 pm
Open rehearsal with the Hartt String Quartet and Lynn Harrell
Tuesday March 19, time TBA
Chamber Music Concert featuring the Hartt String Quartet and Lynn Harrell
Tuesday March 19, 7:30 pm
General admission: $25.00
Senior admission: $20.00
HCD students: 1 Free ticket with ID
StringFest masterclass participants: Free admission
Group rates available.
Click here to purchase tickets.
Chamber Music and string masterclasses with the Hartt String Quartet
Friday, March 22, 6:00-9:00 pm
Room 21 (Organ Room)
Chamber Music and bass masterclasses with Professor Robert Black
Friday March 22, 7:00-9:00 pm
Bliss Music Room
StringFest Violin Masterclass with Anton Miller and Katherine Winterstein
Saturday March 23, 3:00-6:00 pm
Masterclasses and string orchestra reading with the Hartt String Quartet and Edward Cumming, conductor
Sunday March 24, 10:00-12:00 am
Bliss Music Room