Arrival: Saturday, June 24, 2017, Check-in and registration at Spruce Residence Hall, 12:00 Noon-3:30 pm
Departure: Saturday, July 15th, 2017, Honors Recital and Closing Ceremony at Auer Hall, 1:00- ca. 3:45 pm.
Saturday, June 24, 2017
12 Noon - 3:30 PM Registration and check-in at Spruce Residence Hall Center Lounge. Get your room key/meal card.
4:00-5:30 PM Tour of the Jacobs School of Music complex
7:00 PM Orientation Meeting in Sweeney Lecture Hall (M 015, Simon Recital/Library Center)
- 8:30 PM Pizza Party at Spruce Residence Hall
10:00 pm Curfew and floor meetings in Spruce Hall*
*Staff will meet with commuters and their parents separately at the beginning of the session. Details TBA.
There will be a Theory Placement Exam on Monday morning, June 26th.
The Master Class auditions will be held Sunday and/or Monday afternoon and evening, June 25-26. All students are strongly encouraged to audition.
- 4 Student recitals spread throughout the Academy
- 8 master classes
- In-house student performances with feedback in interactive sessions
- Duet Concert in Recital Hall featuring all participants
- Piano Academy Honors Recital in Auer Hall (Sat. July 15, 1:00pm)
A Typical Summer Piano Academy day:
|8:00-9:00 am||Theory or Feldenkrais classes OR practice time*|
|10:00am -12:00n||Group Class: Interactive Session,
master classes, faculty presentations
|3:00-4:00 pm||Practice duets with partner*|
|4:00-6:00 pm||Practice and/or Theory class*|
|Evening||Attend master classes, piano recitals, or other Summer Music Festival concerts|
|10:00 pm||Return to Residence Hall|