In the words of our participants:
All of the coaches were superb. Each has a unique approach so that the
effect is synergistic. I can’t say enough positive things about them.
At the end of the
week I am always a better player.
It is like you are giving us vitamins to keep us going for the rest of
our lives. Thank you!
The Playweek workshops give me a chance to stretch my skills in a
Excellent format, well organized, outstanding coaches’ concert.
The coaching makes this the best workshop in the country.
Once again – Play
Week = Wow!
Great week with delightful people!! Thank you!!
music! Great people! Great fun!”
is like a well oiled machine, humming along with perfect pitch! There
are just too many good things to say about it to fit it into one
sentence. The camaraderie, support, enthusiasm, motivation,
organization that it exudes while being surrounded by others who share a
love for music is a week of sheer bliss!”
coaching staff at Play Week West are not only all superb musicians in
their own right but all have the unique ability to connect with amateurs
and provide methods and techniques to assist in improving our playing
ability of chamber music.”
“I had a
delightful week. You and your staff were excellent and the attendees
were a cohesive, warm and thoroughly enjoyable group. Thanks to you for
working so very hard to ensure our enjoyment, thank you for sharing
openly of your talents, and thank you for your perpetual encouragement
of all attendees.”
highlight of my summers: such an interesting and varied mix of people,
all sharing an intense desire to make music. Coaching is to the point,
yet gentle. A lovely campus—even the campus food is terrific! What Fun!
"What a wonderful experience, full of warm friendship and inspiration.
I'm still walking on clouds a full month later."
has been a wonderful experience for me as a string player every year
over the past 9 years."
especially enjoyed the camaraderie among the participants. Everyone was
supportive of everyone else and I felt that I really grew for the
experience, both musically and personally. Thanks again for your
continued good work.”
"A wonderful week, satisfying, instructive.