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|We are pleased to announce our summer 2020 educational program for string players offering a diverse and exciting program for young artists and students. IMA 2020 features outstanding faculty that has decades of experience performing, recording, and teaching.|
|Connect with musicians from different continents, hear great music, perform!|
Session 1: July 27 – August 1, 2020
Session 2: August 10 – August 15, 2020
$500 per session
$95 auditors – 2 weeksLEARN MORE
The 2020 edition is open in the following categories:
The highly competitive program (open to only 9 violinists/violists and 13 cellists each session) will provide daily masterclasses interacting with young musicians from the East Coast, West Coast, Spain and Netherlands, among others. Each participant will perform a minimum of 4 times for 40 minutes. There will be daily lectures and special topic classes on a wide spectrum of topics from practicing, to preparation of orchestral excerpts, to bow technique, etc. Composers will have the opportunity to have their works critiqued and performed by the full-time faculty in a custom designed program. There is no application fee for the online festival. Enrollment is based on teacher recommendation and a first-come-first-serve basis.DELIVERY TECHNOLOGY: The IMA is using Zoom for all classes.
Connected by passion, altruism, and experience, our faculty have decades of experience as educators and as artists. From Carnegie Hall to the Great Hall of the Moscow Conservatory, from Shanghai to London and to Paris, our artists have been forged in the fire of the concert stage and the recording studio.
The International Musicians Academy is moving its festival online in 2020 to provide an opportunity for performance and musical interaction during Covid-19. The festival is currently open to violinists, violists, cellists and composers.