Solo & String Quartet

UPDATE: SSQ registrations are closed! Late registrations can inquire with Iggy Jang at [email protected]


July 5-11, 2021 at the Hawaii Convention Center

Daily 2-hour session between the hours of 12pm-8pm (with sanitation time)


The Solo and String Quartet (SSQ) offers dedicated students an emphasis on chamber music, individualized instruction, and performance opportunities. Led by program director, Ignace “Iggy” Jang, the students are encouraged to thrive under the guidance of an outstanding and inspiring faculty.

Includes PMI+ for free! All students are encouraged to participate in these online masterclasses. Culminating performances will be featured in the PMI E-Festival on July 31st.

Limited enrollment due to safety protocols.


Eligible instruments include violin, viola, and cello.

Students entering 6th grade and up with at least 2 years of experience on their instrument.

ViolinViolaCelloSSQ Clinicians
Eugene ChukhlovAlex PeñaBrady AndersonMichael Lim
Ignace (Iggy) JangIgor Veligan (and violin) Parry KarpElton Masaki
Helen LiuHannah Watanabe
Joseph Stepec

Special Appearance by Dave Moss, Executive Director of the Hawaii Symphony Orchestra.

As an accomplished violist, Dave Moss has collaborated with Joshua Bell, Itzhak Perlman, Jamie Laredo, Miriam Fried, Shmuel Ashkenasi, Yo-Yo Ma, Renée Fleming, and with members of the Juilliard, Guarneri, and Ying Quartets. 

Moss is a graduate of the Oberlin Conservatory and received his Masters degree from The Juilliard School as an Irene Diamond fellow.

Solo & String Quartet

Limited Spots Available
Local residents, use the code "KAMAAINA" at checkout!
$ 525 Kamaʻāina Rate
  • Individualized Instruction
  • Fun and Safe Learning Environment
  • Includes PMI+
Placement Video Req.

Play required excerpt and one short piece of your choice.

PMI2021 (SSQ) – Violin

PMI2021 (SSQ) – Viola

PMI2021 (SSQ) – Cello

For Our Younger Students

Due to safety considerations and enrollment limitations, PMI2021 SSQ is only accepting students entering 6th grade and up.

Please check our other Hawaii Youth Symphony summer strings programs for students ages 8+.

Super Strings at Le Jardin Academy | Hawaii Youth Symphony ( June 7-July 9, 2021

Summer Strings at Spalding Clubhouse | Hawaii Youth Symphony ( June 14-July 16, 2021