Rocky Ridge Music Announces our Adult Chamber Music Program!

This program is for musicians aged 18 and older, playing at an intermediate to advanced level.* At this time, we are open to pre-formed string quartets, limited to 2 quartets for the Fall semester (first come, first serve!). Repertoire for the class will be chosen from a wide range of periods and styles. Classes meet once a week on Saturdays, 11am to 1pm, from October 7 through December 16 (final performance Dec. 16 @ 2 pm).  Each session consists of an hour of rehearsal and an hour of coaching.  Our faculty instructor is Karoly Schranz, founding member of the world-renowned Takacs Quartet, and Artist-in-Residence at CU Boulder.

Who:                Open To Pre-Formed String Quartets, Repertoire To Be Determined In Consultation With Instructor

What:               Rocky Ridge Music Adult Chamber Music Program

When:             Saturdays, 11am to 1pm, from Oct. 7 to Dec. 16

Public Concert on Dec. 16, 2pm to 4 pm at The Chapel, 1128 Pine St. Boulder Co 80204

Where:            First Congregational Church Choir Room – Basement Level, 1128 Pine St. Boulder Co 80204

Cost:                $1,500 Per Quartet, $25 Registration fee per quartet^

How To Register: please either email with further questions or fill out the application below

*for general self-assessment of your playing level, please review these guidelines from the Associated Chamber Music Players:

ACMP Playing Levels Guide

^only one application and registration fee is required per quartet.  The total fee may be paid in full,

or separately by individual player ($375 each)


Adult Chamber Music Registration (Boulder Location)

Online registration for pre-formed String Quartets to coach with master teacher Karoly Schranz in downtown Boulder.

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Contact Details

Károly Schranz
String Quartet Intensive and Session 2 Chamber Coach

Károly Schranz

College Intensive Faculty - String Quartet Intensive and Session 2 Chamber Coach
Instruments: String Quartet Intensive and Session 2 Chamber Coach
Education: Artist Diploma, Franz Liszt Academy - Budapest
Károly Schranz currently teaches at the University of Colorado – Boulder, and has taught at the Guildhall School of Music and Drama, the Music Academy of the West, Aspen Music Festival. Until his retirement in 2018, Mr. Schranz enjoyed a distinguished career as a founding member and second violinist of the Takács Quartet.  Over the span of four decades, the Takács Quartet has been awarded prestigious prizes including First Prize at the Evian International String Quartet Competition, Gold Medal at the 1978 Portsmouth and Bordeaux Competitions, First Prizes at the Budapest and Bratislava International String Quartet Competition, Grammy Award, Gramophone Award, BBC Record of the Year, and was inducted into the Gramophone Hall of Fame. The Takács Quartet has given concerts all around the world and has recorded more than 50 CDs for Hungaroton, Decca and Hyperion, and is the quartet -in-residence at the University of Colorado – Boulder.