Interlochen Online Master Class Saturday Series

Program dates:
April 10, 2021 to April 24, 2021
Age range: Students currently in grades 8-12.
Registration Fee: 
$25 per class
Capacity: Space is limited. Registrations are on a first come, first serve basis.

Interlochen Center for the Arts' faculty and alumni span the globe as leaders in their fields.

Populating the world's most elite orchestras and stages, galleries, and bookshelves, they are seasoned professionals. And now, through Interlochen Online, we are bringing them right to you.

Join us this April for our new Master Class Saturday Series to learn from these wonderful artists. Each class will include live teaching sessions with young artists followed by a Q&A led by Interlochen Arts Academy faculty.

Attend a class for only $25 or apply to perform for these master teachers through the registration links below. Please note: Applicants must be 13-18 years old to perform during class.

Access to these master classes is included when you register for a four-week Spring program.

April 10: Martin Chalifour, Violin

Saturday, April 10
12-2 p.m. EST

Application Deadline for Master Class Performers: March 19, 2021
Registration Deadline for Attendees: April 9, 2021

Martin Chalifour

Principal Concertmaster, First Violin, and Marjorie Connell Wilson Chair, Los Angeles Philharmonic; University of Southern California and CalTech Faculty

Q&A led by Ara Sarkissian, Instructor of Violin, Interlochen Arts Academy

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April 10: Ethan Bensdorf, Trumpet

Saturday, April 10
2-4 p.m. EST

Application Deadline for Master Class Performers: March 19, 2021
Registration Deadline for Attendees: April 9, 2021

Ethan Bensdorf

New York Philharmonic; Interlochen Arts Camp Alumnus

Q&A led by Ken Larson, Instructor of Trumpet, Interlochen Arts Academy

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April 17: Dr. Melissa Kraut, Cello

Saturday, April 17
12-2 p.m. EST

Application Deadline for Master Class Performers: March 19, 2021
Registration Deadline for Attendees: April 16, 2021

Dr. Melissa Kraut

Interlochen Arts Camp and Cleveland Institute of Music Faculty; Interlochen Arts Academy and Interlochen Arts Camp Alumna

Q&A led by Patrick Owen, Instructor of Cello, Interlochen Arts Academy

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April 24: Eric Nowlin, Viola

Saturday, April 24
12-2 p.m. EST

Application Deadline for Master Class Performers: March 19, 2021
Registration Deadline for Attendees: April 23, 2021

Eric Nowlin

Principal Viola, Julie and Ed Levy, Jr. Chair, Detroit Symphony Orchestra; Interlochen Arts Academy and Interlochen Arts Camp Alumnus

Q&A led by Renee Skerik, Instructor of Viola, Interlochen Arts Academy

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April 24: Sydney James Harcourt, Musical Theatre

Saturday, April 24
2-4 p.m. EST

Application Deadline for Master Class Performers: March 19, 2021
Registration Deadline for Attendees: April 23, 2021

Sydney James Harcourt

Grammy Award-winning actor, musician, and vocalist; Interlochen Arts Academy and Interlochen All-State Alumnus

Q&A led by William Church, Theatre Division Director, Interlochen Arts Academy

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