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 all levels. 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.

There will be two workshops:

Woodwinds & Brass

Play Out, Davies! for Woodwinds & Brass

Stephen Paulson, Workshop Leader
Sunday, May 3, 2015, 6:30 - 9:30

Reperatoire will include
selections from Grieg, Peer Gynt Suite:

  • Morning Mood
  • Aase's Death
  • Hall of the Mountain King

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     



The workshop is now full.

You may apply to be on the waiting list. We will contact you if space should become available




Play Out, Davies! for Strings

Donato Cabrera, Workshop Leader

The next workshop for Strings is on Sunday, May 31, 2015.

Reperatoire will include
Elgar: Allegro piacevole from Serenade for String Orchestra
Mozart: Presto from Divertimento in D, KV 136


Registration for the Strings workshops will open soon.

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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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