Various workshops are held at Music Center throughout the year. Workshops are meetings at which a group of people engage in intensive discussion and activity on a particular subject or project.


 Ko-ichiro yamamoto

Ko-ichiro yamamoto

Yamaha Low Brass Intensive 2018
August 15 - 17

Music Center of the Northwest

Building on the success of our inaugural 2017 workshop, Music Center and Yamaha are pleased to once again offer an intensive workshop. Tuba, trombone, and euphonium/baritone players ages 14-20, who have learned and are prepared to perform a solo, are welcome to enroll. Faculty are led by Music Center's Ryan Schultz, Principal Tuba of the Pacific Northwest Ballet Orchestra. The workshop includes intense performance and master classes, including one with our own world class Yamaha artists, Ko-Ichiro Yamamoto, Principal Trombone, Seattle Symphony Orchestra. Students will perform their solos on the first day of the workshop and play in a public master class. Lunch is not provided; please bring lunch and a water bottle. Tuition is $295.

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Wednesday, August 15, 10:30 - 7:00
Thursday, August 16, 10:30 - 4:00
Friday, August 17, 10:30 - 4:00



Yamaha Artist Allen Vizzutti giving a masterclass at the 2017 Yamaha Intensive Brass workshop.