Post-Performance Master Class for String Players

Type: Workshop
Art Form: Music
Grade Level: 5-12
Scheduling Request

Gideon Freudmann leads string players (violin, viola, cello, and bass) through a series of musical exercises and games in this non-traditional approach to making music. Gideon helps students  find more joy in their practice by teaching them to be creative through improvisation. Special emphasis is placed on tone production, melody, harmony building, chord progressions, bass lines, bowing variations, basic music theory, and playing expressively.

Note: Available live online for remote learning. 

Length: 60 Minutes
Participant Limit: 20
Curriculum Connection: Music, Classical Music, Music Instruction

Remote Stand-alone Master Class: $200

$175/master class

Travel Fee: $50 per day

Note: pricing may vary for weekend/out-of-school time

Processing fee of $30 added to all contracts

Remote (live online)
Students must have their own instruments.

School sets up link for remote meeting and makes the artist a co-host. Screen share must be enabled, however please turn off ‘annotation’ feature. Artist may need to sign on 20-30 minutes prior to the meeting to check sound levels. A representative from the school must be on the call and mute students as needed. Please introduce the performer as a Young Audiences of Massachusetts artist.


Student Workshop Available with CelloBop or Sound Science Performances


Students should be sitting in a circle with chairs.

Students must provide their own instruments.

Pre-Workshop Requirements: Students should review D and G major scales. 
Set‐up time: 5‐10 minutes
Break between workshops: 5 minutes

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