As part of its Summer Music Programs, Illinois Wesleyan University offers a Chamber
Music Festival (July 7-27) to young musicians of college, high school, and junior high ages, who wish to participate
in intensive musical training on the historic campus of Illinois Wesleyan University.
All performances are free and open to the public and take place in Westbrook Auditorium,
Presser Hall, 1210 Park St., Bloomington, Ill.
Illinois Chamber Music Festival at IWU (July 7-27, 2019)
The Illinois Chamber Music Festival at IWU for strings, piano, winds, and harp will
be held July 7-27. This program is designed for young musicians who wish to participate
in intensive chamber music training. The schedule consists of daily coaching, rehearsals,
master classes, and performances by students and faculty. Other studies and activities
include singing and acting, international dance, tennis, and swimming.
Pre-formed groups with prepared repertoire will be able to perform in opening master
The IWU Cello Camp is a two-week program designed for young cellists who wish to participate
in intensive cello studies. The daily schedule includes private lessons, small cello
ensembles, cello orchestra, master classes, and performances. The camp also offers
a variety of elective activities such as: Musical Theater, Ear-training, Tennis, International
Dance, and Conversational Language.
Nina Gordon – Professor of Cello and Chamber Music, Illinois Wesleyan University
Dana Woolard Hughlett - Faculty, William Jewel College, Graceland University; Principal
Cellist, Liberty Symphony Orchestra
Andrew Hesse - Chicago Lyric Opera
For additional information contact Nina Gordon at 309-556-3828.