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Lake Placid Institute Chamber Music Seminar

August 12-16, 2019
Lake Placid, NY

This seminar offers adult string players and pianists the opportunity to play and study great chamber music in New York’s beautiful Adirondack Park. Participants will work with world-class faculty in a relaxed and supportive atmosphere, focusing on ensemble techniques and general musicianship. Participants may come as individuals or as part of a pre-formed group.

Program Information

 Linda Rosenthal, Artistic Director of the Chamber Music Seminar, works with five faculty musicians , throughout the week, in seminars, coaching, and performance sessions. 

A typical day will include morning and afternoon coaching sessions plus optional evening activities including sight-reading, master classes, a faculty concert and participant performances. Coaching sessions take place at a NEW TEMPORARY LOCATION THIS YEAR: LAKE PLACID BAPTIST CHURCH- 2253 Saranac Ave. Performances are held at the Hotel North Woods Cabin Grill, an intimate and warm venue with charming Adirondack décor.

 A late afternoon break will allow time for recreation, rest or enjoying the group social hour before dinner.

Tuition for the entire session is $800. If you pay in full by April 1, there is a discount price of $750. Initial application with a $100 refundable fee is due by May 1.  Final payment is due June 15. There are no refunds after July 21.

Participants who enroll as individuals should have a command of the instruments adequate for playing chamber music and reading music comfortably. (See Application Form for ACMP Skill Rating information and guidelines for describing your musical background and chamber music experience.).


Faculty Concert

Wednesday, August 14th, 7-8pm

at the Cabin Grill in the Hotel North Woods


Participants Concerts

Friday, August 16th, 2pm & 6pm

at the Cabin Grill in the Hotel North Woods

Open to the Public!



 Photos Courtesy of
Jordan Craig



For further music-related information, please contact Artistic Director Linda Rosenthal at email: or via cell at 917-545-7103.

 For general information, please contact the Lake Placid Institute at 518-523-1312, via email at or by regular mail at the Lake Placid Institute, P.O. Box 988, Lake Placid, NY 12946.