Instrumental Workshops

Play Out, Davies!

Reignite your passion for music by joining one of our new instrumental workshops. Join 100 fellow musicians on the stage of Davies Symphony Hall, where Symphony musicians will lead sectionals, inspiring you to play your very best.

Play Out, Davies! is open to those 18 and older, at all levels of expertise and experience. Everyone is welcome, but space is limited and workshops fill up fast. You must apply in advance to secure your place. Cost is $50 per person.

Workshops in the 2015-2016 season are as follows:

Strings: Sunday, November 1 and Sunday, June 12

Woodwinds, Brass, & Percussion: Sunday, November 15 and Sunday, June 5

PLEASE NOTE: workshops fill up fast. When the workshop is full, we will place your name on a waiting list and will contact you once we know about availability.

Complete the application form online. You will be notified of acceptance via email. Registration is not complete until you receive confirmation and instructions for payment.



Play Out, Davies! for Strings

Donato Cabrera, Workshop Leader
Sunday, June 12, 2016, 6:30 - 9:30pm


Sibelius: Andante festivo
Grainger: Molly on the Shore

Please note: This workshop is closed.




Play Out, Davies!
         for Woodwinds, Brass, & Percussion

Donato Cabrera, Workshop Leader
Sunday, June 5, 2016

Grainger (arr. Fennell): Lincolnshire Posy

Repertoire Samples

Review the music samples below to get an idea of the level of difficulty of the workshop repertoire. FOR EVALUATION ONLY - this is not the workshop repertoire.




     E Flat Clarinet     

      B Flat Clarinet    

       Alto Clarinet     

      BASS Clarinet     


           alto SaX          

         tenor sax         

            BARI sax          

       French HORN       



     Baritone horn     



Please note: This workshop is closed.

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"The workshop for me brought back a host of personal memories about how making music together is one of life's great treasures."

"I feel as though I've been invited into the heart of the Symphony."

"Wow!  My first time at Davies Symphony Hall, and certainly the musical experience of my lifetime."

"This was a very satisfying, supremely FUN experience."



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