Next Generation Residency

Four Seasons Chamber Music Festival Residency

October 26–27, 2019

ECU's Four Seasons Chamber Music Festival Next Generation initiative is in residence in the Triangle at the Duke University String School October 26-27, 2019. Next Generation concerts and residencies feature world-renowned guest artists and ECU faculty artists performing alongside selected ECU students, ECU Next Gen Alumni Artists and talented young musicians from communities throughout North Carolina and beyond.  This special initiative engages young musicians from DUSS and the Triangle community in intensive side-by-side rehearsals and performances, master classes, open rehearsals and career-relevant discussions. For more information, visit

ECU Faculty:  Ara Gregorian, violin/viola; Hye-Jin Kim, violin/viola; Jorge Richter, violin/viola; Emanuel Gruber, cello; Christopher Buddo, bass; Keiko Sekino, piano; Kwan Yi, piano.

Guest Artist: Catherine Cho

Estimated Schedule: subject to change

Saturday, October 26 (Hayes Barton United Methodist Church - Raleigh)

10:00AM-12:30PM - Master Classes 

12:35PM-1:25PM - Lunch and Interactive Discussion

1:30PM-3:00PM - Advanced Side-by-Side

3:05PM-4:35PM - Side-by-Side Piece 2 

4:40PM-5:10PM - ECU Showcase Recital

5:15PM-6:40PM - Advanced Side-by-Side 

6:45PM-8:00PM - Additional Master Classes

Sunday, October 27 (Duke University) 

10:00AM-11:40AM - ECU Sound Checks (Nelson)

12:00PM-1:00PM - DUSS Chamber Music Classes (Biddle) 

1:15PM-2:30PM - Advanced Advanced Side-by-Side Sound Check (Nelson)

2:30PM-3:15PM - Side-by-Side Piece 2 (Nelson)

4:00PM - Concert (Nelson) 

Four Seasons

  • Next Generation Rehearsal
    Next Generation Rehearsal
  • Next Generation Master Class
    Next Generation Master Class
  • Next Generation performance at Duke
    Next Generation performance at Duke
  • East Carolina University
    East Carolina University