Class information

This class is from 2017. Please look in the menu for a current class listing.

TitleAdvanced String Performance Seminar (no housing)
Instructor(s)Bryan Hall, Jennifer Drake, Kathryn Eberle, Ryan Fitzpatrick, Robert Franz, Maureen Heflinger, Brian Hodges, Kathryn Hoffer, Lisa Ibias, Paul Sharpe, Andie Springer
Slots (taken)16 (6)
LocationChrist Lutheran Church
Extra rehearsalsRegistrant String Orchestra Sectional — 7/18/2017 9:00am
Concerto I rehearsal — 7/18/2017 4:30pm
Concerto I rehearsal — 7/19/2017 9:15am
Registrant String Orchestra — 7/19/2017 10:45am
Concerto I rehearsal — 7/20/2017 9:15am
String Masterclass — 7/21/2017 1:30pm
Beethoven Expanded Side-by-Side sectionals — 7/24/2017 10:30am
String Masterclass — 7/24/2017 1:30pm
Orchestra rehearsal — 7/24/2017 4:30pm
Orchestra rehearsal — 7/25/2017 4:35pm
Orchestra rehearsal — 7/26/2017 4:35pm
Orchestra rehearsal — 7/28/2017 4:35pm
Orchestra dress rehearsal — 7/29/2017 9:00am
PerformancesConcerto Concert I — 7/20/2017 7:00pm
Solo String Recital — 7/28/2017 1:30pm
Orchestra Concert — 7/29/2017 8:00pm

Download Application

Registration open now. Application includes two contrasting works to be submitted as unlisted YouTube links by April 14, 2018. Please send to Bryan Hall ( Please don't pay until you've been accepted.

The exclusive Concerto String Intensive offers string players a chance to play a concerto movement with a professional orchestra, and an opportunity to study classical music at the highest level while surrounded by the raw beauty of Alaska.


  • Solo Concerto Performance with Professional Symphony Orchestra
  • Side-by-Side Chamber Music with Faculty
  • Side-by-Side Orchestra with Faculty
  • Lessons and Coachings with World Renowned Faculty
  • Yoga for Musicians
  • 20th Century Chamber Music
  • Natural Beautiful Surroundings of Alaska

Application includes two contrasting works to be submitted as unlisted YouTube links by April 14, 2018.

Note: Space is limited - apply by April 14. Any students not invited to participate in the FSAF Concerto String Intensive may enroll in the FSAF String Intensive.

Includes on-campus housing. If you don't need housing, please contact the Festival office for a discounted rate.

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