Hosted by Kirkwood Community College,
6391 Kirkwood Blvd SW, Cedar Rapids
Classes and rehearsals will be June 24-29 from 9:30 am-4 pm
Concerts will be on June 27 at 7 pm (faculty),
June 28 at 7 pm (faculty and students,
June 29 at 7 pm at Ellis Park - Music and dance and scene from Shakespeare
performed by Five Seasons faculty (and some invited interns and students)
A Week of Music You Won't Believe!
Every morning, participants will arrive by 9:30 am to learn country dance from the time of Shakespeare
Instrumental Technique Sessions
The faculty of the festival will break participants into families of instruments
for learning technique, Groups will play a variety of music styles and perform
their selection at the Friday or Saturday evening recital.
Participants can purchase lunches at Kirkwood or bring a sack lunch and enjoy socializing with
the other festival participants and staff. At the end of lunch hour, faculty will perform
an impromptu recital each day.
Small Group Rehearsal
Early afternoon brings new opportunities to play in small to mid-sized ensembles.
Participants may also enjoy one-on-one break out sessions, as needed.
Larger Ensemble Rehearsals
We close each day in larger ensembles of mixed instruments.
Rehearsals will conclude promptly at 4:00 pm each day.