Worcester Schubertiade

Intimate Classical, the Voices of Worcester

What is a Schubertiade?

During Schubert's lifetime, it was an intimate gathering of friends in a private home which featured Schubert's music, poetry readings, dance and other sociable pastimes.


Today, Worcester Schubertiade is Intimate Classical, The Voices of Worcester

Mission: To make accessible live performances of vocal and instrumental classical music in an intimate setting.
Vision: To cultivate a supply of, access to, and demand for the arts in Central Massachusetts.
Goals: To present professional vocal and instrumental chamber music for the community, to educate youth toward improved creativity and to create performance opportunities for professional musicians and aspiring students of music in Central Massachusetts and beyond.

A Member of the Worcester Cultural Coalition.

Worcester Schubertiade
Summer Lieder Intensive

Dates for this years Summer Lieder Intensive are Monday, July 9 to Sunday, July 22, 2018.

Worcester Schubertiade Executive Director, Stanley Wilson and Metropolitan Opera Artist, Sondra Kelly, have established the Summer Lieder Intensive to help educate the performing artist of tomorrow toward improved creativity and understanding in the genre of German Romantic Lieder. This repertoire is an excellent building block for singers aspiring a career in any aspect of the performing arts from music education to concert singing or a career on the operatic stage.

Each participant will be assigned one song by each of the four composers to be studied. Throughout the two week intensive, you will receive multiple voice lessons working on technique, diction and bringing the song to life through communication of the story.

Auditions will be held in the spring of 2018 for the 10 available spots.
For more information, please email worcschubertiade@gmail.com.