Arrival: Saturday, June 26, 2016, Check-in and registration at Rose Residence Hall, Noon 12:00-3:30 pm

Departure: Saturday, July 16th, 2016, Honors Recital and Closing Ceremony at Auer Hall, 1:00-3:30 pm.

Saturday, June 26, 2016

  • 12 Noon - 3:30 PM...Registration and check-in at Rose Ave Residence Hall Center Lounge. Get your room key/meal card.
  • 3:45 PM... Tour of Jacobs School of Music*
  • 5:00-7:15 PM...Orientation Meeting in Sweeny Lecture Hall and Pizza Party*
  • 8:00 pm...American Liszt Society Festival in Auer Hall.
  • 10:00 pm...Curfew

*There will be a Theory Placement Exam at the beginning of the session details TBA.

*The Master Class auditions will be held Sunday, June 21 and Monday, June 22 if needed. Masterclasses will be held typically every 2-4 days.

*Each Sunday morning, students will receive free time, then have their rooms inspected for cleanliness.

Recital opportunities:
  • 4 Student recitals spread throughout the Academy
  • Student Duet Concert, on Friday evening July 10th in Recital Hall.
  • Piano Academy Honors Recital, on Saturday, July 11 at 1:00 pm in Auer Hall.
A typical Summer Piano Academy day:
Time Event
8:00-10:00 am Theory or Feldenkrais classes OR practice time
10:00am -12:00n Piano Class Interactive Session,
master classes, faculty presentations
12:00 noon Lunch
1:00-2:25pm Free time and/or Duet classes
3:00-4:00 pm Practice duets with partner
4:00-6:00 pm Practice and/or Theory classes
6:00pm Dinner
Evening Attend master classes, music recitals, and concerts
10:00 pm Return to Residence Hall