The Chamber Music Network


Picking Wedding Music for that Special Day

22 September, 2019

ACMP Board Member Vivien Schweitzer (Pf, Long Island City, New York) describes the joyful task of picking music for her recent wedding.

Announcing the 2019 Susan McIntosh Lloyd Award

20 August, 2019

This year, the Susan McIntosh Lloyd award is given to the Del Sol Quartet for their excellence and diversity in chamber music education.

ACMP Updates - Announcing the 2019-20 Season

8 August, 2019

ACMP is looking ahead to our 72nd season of bringing people together to play chamber music. Our Updates bulletins share member stories and ACMP program updates.

New addition to the ACMP Home Coaching Grants Program

30 July, 2019

We have been thrilled over this past year at the amount of interest and use of the home coaching grant program.

ACMP's Going Places Program Brings U.S. & International Players Together in Tokyo, Japan

20 June, 2019

ACMP's recently introduced Going Places program helps players in the U.S.

Chamber Music Brings Young Musicians Together

18 June, 2019

More than 150 young musicians gathered in Beruit, Lebanon for the 11th annual YES Academy.

Remembering ACMP member Jo Margaret Farris

15 June, 2019

Jo Margaret Farris (Vn, Va), a giant in the amateur chamber world, died peacefully on 9 June 2018 in Albuquerque NM. She was 85. 

What Does Chamber Music Really Do For a Student’s Playing?

28 May, 2019

The Violin Channel member Sabrina Young from the United States was keen to know: “How important really is chamber music? What does it really do for a student’s playing?” 

CelloBello Website Offers Extensive Resources for the Dedicated Cellist

3 April, 2019

The Interactive website CelloBello offers a broad selection of free resources covering every aspect of learning and playing the cel

Imperfect Pitch - Excerpts From an ACMP Member’s Anecdotes on a Familiar Obsession

2 April, 2019

ACMP member Frank van der Drift (Vn/Va, Dordrecht, Netherlands) shared his writings on a decades-long obsession with pitch and intonation.

Seventh Annual ACMP Worldwide Play-In Reports, 2019

26 March, 2019

Earlier this month, players from around the world came together to celebrate music with friends, new and old, during the ACMP Worldwide Play-In Weekend.

The Truth About Listening to Music While You Work

20 March, 2019

A new study claims that a quiet working environment seems to be best when it comes to creative problem solving.