CMI - Schedule

The Chamber Music Institute schedule is subject to change. Continue to check this page until the beginning of the event.

Saturday, June 2
3:00 PM

Fellows may check-in at the residence hall. We strongly encourage all CMI Fellows to arrive on Saturday.

Sunday, June 3
4:30 PM

A Chamber Institute staff member will meet all Fellows in the main lobby of residence hall. The staff member will escort Fellows from residence to Westbrook Music Building (WMB.) Fellows will not need instruments for the events on Sunday. However, you may bring them to WMB for storage in your assigned locker.

5:00 PM Orientation meeting, 119 WMB
6:00 PM Opening Banquet
7:30 PM

CMI Faculty Recital, Kimball Recital Hall (KRH) followed by dessert reception in the Lower Lobby of Kimball Recital Hall

Monday, June 4
6:30 AM – 7:45 AM

Breakfast in the dining hall.  

8:00 AM - 9:00 AM Individual warm up in practice rooms on the third floor of WMB.
9:00 AM - 10:15 AM Coachings and composition masterclass
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM Read composer's pieces (pre-formed groups only) or free for rehearsals
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM Lunch at the dining hall.
1:30 PM - 2:45 PM Coachings with composers (new works) or free for rehearsals
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM Entrepreneurship lectures/activities, Chiara String Quartet, 119 WMB
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM Free for independent practice/rehearsal (the UNL Campus Recreation Center is open.)
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM Dinner at the dining hall.
7:30 PM Group activity for all fellows with Jonah Sirota in 114 WMB.  Wear comfortable clothes!
Tuesday, June 5
6:30 AM – 7:45 AM Breakfast at dining hall.
8:00 AM - 9:00 AM Individual warm up/practice (WMB 3rd floor)
9:00 AM - 10:15 AM Coachings and composition masterclass
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM Masterclass with the Chiara String Quartet, 119 WMB.
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM Lunch at the dining hall.
1:30 PM - 2:45 PM Coaching sessions with composers (new works) or free for rehearsals
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM Entrepreneurship lectures/activities,  119 WMB
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM Free for independent practice/rehearsal (the Campus Recreation Center is open)
5:00 PM – 7:00 PM Dinner at the dining hall. Jazz in June in the Sheldon Sculpture Garden in the evening.
Wednesday, June 6
6:30 AM - 7:45 AM Breakfast at the dining hall.
8:00 AM - 9:00 AM Individual warm up/practice (WMB 3rd floor)
9:00 AM - 10:15 AM Coachings and composition masterclass
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM Masterclass with the Chiara String Quartet 119 WMB
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM Lunch at the dining hall
1:30 PM - 2:45 PM Coaching sessions with composers (new works) or free for rehearsals
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM Entrepreneurship lectures/activities, with guest 119 WMB
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM Free for independent practice/rehearsal (the Campus Recreation Center is open)
5:00 PM – 6:15 PM Dinner at the dining hall.
6:20 PM Load bus on east side of Lied Center at 12th and R Street for trip to NET Radio Station.
6:40 PM Bus departs for NET.
7:00 PM Tour of NET Studio and demonstration of radio/TV recording
8:40 PM Return via bus to east side of Lied Center.
Thursday, June 7
6:30 AM - 7:45 AM Breakfast at the dining hall.
8:00 AM - 9:00 AM Individual warm up/practice (WMB 3rd floor)
9:00 AM - 10:15 AM Coaching sessions and composition masterclass
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM Masterclass with the Chiara String Quartet, 119 WMB.
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM Lunch at the dining hall.
1:30 PM - 2:45 PM Coaching sessions with composers (new works) or free for rehearsals
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM Entrepreneurship lectures/activities, with Chiara String Quartet 119 WMB
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM Free for independent practice/rehearsal (the UNL Campus Recreation Center is open)
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM Dinner at the dining hall.
7:30 PM In-house participants' recital, Westbrook Recital Hall (room 119 WMB).
Friday, June 8
6:30 AM - 7:45 AM Breakfast at the dining hall.
8:00 AM - 9:00 AM Individual warm up/practice (WMB 3rd floor)
9:00 AM - 10:15 AM Coaching sessions and composition masterclass
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM Masterclass with the Chiara String Quartet, 119 WMB.
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM Lunch at the dining hall.
1:30 PM - 4:00 PM Dress rehearsals of composers’ new works or free for rehearsals
4:00 PM - 5:00PM Free for independent practice/rehearsal (the Campus Recreation Center is open)
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM Dinner at the dining hall.
7:30 PM Concert of composers' new works, Room 119 WMB
Saturday, June 9
6:30 AM - 7:45 AM Breakfast at the dining hall.
8:00 AM - 9:00 AM Individual warm up/practice (WMB 3rd floor)
9:00 AM - 10:15 AM Coachings and composition masterclass
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM Guest Masterclass with the Chiara String Quartet in 119 WMB
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM Lunch at the dining hall.
Afternoon Recording of composers' works, Kimball Recital Hall
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM Free for independent practice/rehearsal (the Campus Recreation Center is open)
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM Dinner at the dining hall.
Sunday, June 10
6:30 AM - 7:45 AM Breakfast at the dining hall.
11:00 AM - 11:45 AM Lunch at the dining hall.
12:00 PM - 2:40 PM Dress rehearsals for final recital in Kimball Recital Hall
3:00 PM Final recital in Kimball Recital Hall, followed by public reception in KRH lower lobby
Monday, June 11
6:30 AM - 8:30 AM Breakfast in the dining hall.
8:30 AM - 10:00 AM Check out of the residence hall.