Building Harmony and Bonds with Chamber Music

As one of the only youth summer camps in Hawaiʻi that offers a comprehensive chamber music program, we strive to provide all participating students with a rewarding experience. Chamber music […]

Careers in Music Beyond Performing

Most people think a career in music entails a life of performing on stage. While that’s true for certain music careers, many don’t require performing at all! If you love […]

Secrets of Creative Routines

Have you ever experienced the dreaded musician’s block? When your creative juices run low, every note you play sounds off, or you just can’t figure out the next bar no […]

All About Soundpainting

PMI 2023 was filled with all types of music: classical, contemporary, small ensemble, large ensemble, and so much more! We strive to offer a variety of musical instruction to provide […]

The 3-2-1 of PMI 2023

The Pacific Music Institute team works hard all year to put together the perfect summer music intensive for keiki near and far. It’s a labor of love that culminates in […]

Program Spotlight: ‘Ukulele Workshop

'Ukulele Workshop

The ‘ukulele is rooted in Hawai‘i’s culture and history as far back as1879, thought to be brought by Portuguese settlers. Since then, the instrument has become synonymous with island music […]