UWL ChamberFest

Now accepting applications for the inaugural UWL ChamberFest!

The University of Wisconsin-La Crosse and Ensemble Druzhba are excited to announce the inaugural UWL ChamberFest: a week-long intensive chamber music festival for experienced middle and high school violinists, violists, and cellists.

Justin DavisThis week-long program will include a daily chamber orchestra workshop with Justin Davis, Director of Instrumental Music at UWL, daily rehearsals, coachings, and individual instruction with members of Ensemble Druzhba, culminating in a final performance in Annett Recital Hall.


Dates: June 15–19, 2020
Time: 9 a.m.–5 p.m.
University of Wisconsin-La Crosse
Center for the Arts
333 N. 16th Street
La Crosse, WI 54601

Registration fee: $300 per person
Registration deadline: April 10, 2020

Registration includes: 

  • Daily rehearsals and coaching with members of the Ensemble Druzhba
  • A chamber orchestra workshop with Justin Davis, Director of Instrumental Studies, University of Wisconsin-La Crosse
  • Final concert in Annett Recital Hall
  • Sheet music

What to bring:

  • Your own instrument
  • Lunch/snacks/refillable water bottle
  • Sheet music (which will be sent to you before the camp begins and is covered by the registration fee)

Health Form: 

All participants must complete and submit a health form. Email completed forms to Justin Davis.

  • Submit your form at least two weeks prior to the start date of the event
  • Include the event name in the body of your email
  • Students who do not submit a form will not be allowed to participate


Substitutions welcome. Full refund less $50 processing fee two weeks prior to event, no refunds thereafter. Cancellations must be submitted in writing to: ex@uwlax.edu and uwlchamberfest@gmail.com.