Inspiring adults to make music together
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 $40 per person.
WORKSHOP FOR WINDS
WORKSHOP FOR STRINGS
Led by Donato Cabrera, San Francisco Symphony Resident Conductor
Sunday, April 27, 2014, 6:30 - 9:30
Repertoire will include
Dvořák’s New World Symphony (written specially for Play Out, Davies!)
Optional pre-workshop sectional rehearsals will be held on the evenings of April 22 and 23. You'll be notified which evening your sectional will be held once the schedule is determined.
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
The workshop is now closed.
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Led by Stephen Paulson, San Francisco Symphony Principal Bassoonist / Music Director and Conductor of Symphony Parnassus
Sunday, May 4, 2014, 6:30 - 9:30
Repertoire will include
Optional pre-workshop sectional rehearsals will be held on the evening of April 30.
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Community of Music Makers is supported by a grant from The James Irvine Foundation.
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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. I loved Donato Cabrera's infectious enthusiasm."