Taos School of Music Executive Director Kathleen Anderson Knox announced auditions for Young Artist positions in the prestigious summer chamber music program.
Approximately 125 of the most accomplished young classically trained musicians will audition for the coveted 19 slots.
Robert McDonald will conduct piano interviews in person only in New York City Jan. 19-20; Borromeo String Quartet hears string auditions in New York City Jan. 21-22 and Boston Jan. 24.
This year’s season will run June 16-Aug. 4 and showcase the complete Beethoven String Quartet Cycle.
Guest Artists will include the Borremeo String Quartet, the Brentano String Quartet and the Shanghai Quartet.
Pianists Robert McDonald and Thomas Sauer and violist Michael Tree, founding member of the Guarnari String Quartet, also will perform.
Founded by Taos rancher and amateur cellist Chilton Anderson, 2013 marks the school’s 51st season.
For more information about the season or auditions, visit: www.taosschoolofmusic.com.