June 20-July 25, 2021
Madeline Island Chamber Music invites applications for our Emerging Artists Quartet-in-Residence for 2021. The quartet will receive a comprehensive package of performances, teaching opportunities, and mentorship during five weeks on-site at Madeline Island Chamber Music, and one week in Minneapolis-St. Paul.
Specifically, the Emerging Artists Quartet-in-Residence includes:
On Madeline Island, June 20-July 25, 2021
- Full participation in the Fellowship String Quartet Program, which provides retreat-like setting for study, rehearsal, and performance, and access to our outstanding faculty for coaching and mentorship. Faculty include members of Brooklyn Rider, the American String Quartet, and Arianna String Quartet; violinists Carolyn Huebl, Min-Jeong Koh, Kyu-Young Kim, and Jonathan Swartz; violists Sabina Thatcher, Masumi Rostad, and Ivo Van Der Werff; and cellists Andrés Díaz, Melissa Kraut, Pitnarry Shin, and Felix Wang.
- Quartet will be designated as Mentored Teachers and work alongside our faculty. Each individual will be provided guidance and experience coaching chamber music.
- Quartet will be presented in full-length concert on our Mainland Concert Series.
- Quartet will perform a quintet with one of our faculty on our Island Concert Series.
- Quartet will participate in community engagement activities, such as lecture/demonstrations, children’s concerts, and house concerts.
- This is a fully funded opportunity. The quartet is only responsible for its travel to and from Madeline Island.
In Minneapolis-St. Paul, fall 2021
- One-week Artist Residency consisting of a featured performance at the Schubert Club Courtroom Concert series in St. Paul, 360o master class opportunity, leading workshops for K-12 students, and other community engagement experiences in Minneapolis-St. Paul.
- Madeline Island Chamber Music will provide the quartet a $6000 stipend, and additionally cover travel expenses, accommodations and per diem.