Oregon Symphony


Education & Community
Community Music Partnership

Master Classes and Coaching Sessions

The Oregon Symphony musicians are available to conduct master classes and coaching sessions to interested instrumentalists of all ages. They will spend 90 minutes working on selected pre-learned pieces. These sessions are valuable learning experiences offer performance technique as well as the various approaches to musical interpretation. (Call for pricing)

Music Director and Conductor, Carlos Kalmar, and Pops Conductor, Jeff Tyzik, are available on a limited basis to work with local school orchestras and choirs in performance preparations. (Free)

Artist-in-Residence Alban Gerhardt's 2014 Master Classes:


Date Time Location Activity

Nov. 15
9:30 am to
10:45 am
Roseway Hts School
7334 NE Siskiyou

Cello Sectional Rehearsal with Metropolitan Youth Symphony students
Nov. 17
4:00 pm to
5:30 pm
Jackson Middle School
10625 SW 35th Ave Portland
Cello and Quartet
Master Class

with Portland Youth Philharmonic students

The public is invited to observe these master classes – free!

Call Monica Hayes, Education & Community Engagement for further information 503-416-6312 or mhayes@orsymphony.org