Online Masterclass Series
July 5-10, 2021 via Zoom
Daily from 9:30-11:00am HST
also includes “Jam with Jake” on July 14th at 1:00pm
PMI+ provides students an intensive online learning experience featuring classes taught be renowned musicians from around the globe! A six-day online experience, PMI+ provides students classes in performance anxiety management, improvisation and how to build a social media presence as a budding musician!
Classes are taught by Bill Williams, the former dean of the New World Symphony, social entrepreneurs, Drew Tucker and Drew Forde (“ThatViolaKid”),” Juliana Athayde, concertmaster of the Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra, Erik Behr, principal oboist of the Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra, Toby Oft, principal trombonist of the Boston Symphony and more.
In addition to these online learning opportunities, students will also participate in online rehearsals for a newly commissioned work based on Hawaiian themes! PMI+ will provide students from across the globe access to a wealth of information and experiences; additionally, students will learn about Hawaiian culture and our lovely islands!
PMI+ is included in all in-person programs.
Eligible instruments include violin, viola, cello, bass, flute, oboe, bassoon, clarinet, saxophones, french horn, trumpet, trombone, euphonium, tuba, percussion, and ukulele.
Students entering 6th grade and up with at least 1 year of experience on their instrument.
If you find yourself leaving your ‘best’ performances in the practice room, you’re not alone.
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Monday 5th, 9:30am: Hawaiiana
Tuesday 6th, 9:30am: Building a Career
Wednesday 7th, 9:30am: The Art of Performance
Thursday 8th, 9:30am: Improvisation
Friday 9th, 9:30am: #PlayHomiePlay
Saturday 10th, 9:30am: Instrument Clinics
Juliana Athayde, strings
Erik Behr, woodwinds
Toby Oft, brass
Drew Tucker, percussion
Wednesday 14th, 1:00pm: Jam with Jake