Sunday, August 4, 2019 (Tentative teacher workshop schedule)

8:00-9:30 Packet pickup at Emerson Hall lobby for Teacher Workshop participants
10:00-12:00 Teacher Workshops
12 – 1 pm  Lunch 
1:00-5:00 Teacher Workshops
5:30-6:30 Supper
7 pm Campus tours available. Meet in Emerson lobby or stop by the institute office. 


Monday, August 5, 2019 (Tentative student schedule)

8:00 – 9:45 Packet pick-up and dormitory check-in at Emerson Hall lobby
9:30 Rehearsal for Opening Ceremony (students in Advanced Orchestra)  
10:00 Opening Ceremony 
10:30 – 11:30 Play-throughs (all students except Young Artists and SECE)
10:30 – 11:30 Young Artists: play through your chamber music piece without coach
10:30 – 11:30 SECE class (only today at this time; regular class time is 10 am)
11:45 Lunch
1:00-5:30* Regular classes begin (follow your schedule)

*Most student classes will finish at 5 pm, with the exception of Chamber Music for Young Artists, which will finish at 5:30 pm.


Student Schedule

Institute begins on Monday for students (see table above) with a special morning schedule and regular classes in the afternoon.

Tuesday is the first full day with morning classes held at 9 and 10 am.

Honors Recitals are held at 11:00 am on Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday, followed by lunch.

Students have regular classes on Friday morning at 9 am and 10 am.

There will be informal student recitals at 11 am on Friday morning as well as a chamber music concert. The final concert will begin Friday afternoon at 1 pm, and everything will be wrapped up by 4:00 pm (if not sooner!).


Teacher Workshop Schedule

This year, each teacher workshop has its own schedule. Please see the page for each course for a tentative schedule. We will keep you updated as institute approaches, or please feel free to email with specific schedule questions.

Some teacher workshop class hours will be finished Thursday. If you have completed all observations, you are free to go. If not, there are regular student classes on Friday morning at 9 and 10 am. You are welcome to attend Friday concerts and help with tuning!


Evening Schedule

Tuesday 7 pm: Amy Sue Barston, cello

Wednesday 7 pm: Martin Chalifour, violin

Thursday 7 pm: Student Orchestra concert