Summer Music Workshops

Take your playing to a new level! CSMA’s intensive music workshops are led by outstanding international teams of CSMA and guest faculty.

About Summer Music Workshops

In CSMA’s Summer Music Workshops, you’ll find:

  • Individual and group instruction for every student
  • Solo, small & large ensemble repertoire
  • Digital music instruction in composition & recording
  • Music theory sessions
  • Special lectures & demonstrations
  • Opportunity to work with accompanists & faculty
  • Student and faculty performances in Tateuchi Hall, CSMA’s performance venue

What We Offer

  • The 2017 Summer Music Workshops have ended. 2018 Summer Music Workshops will be announced in February 2018.


  • Students should have studied an instrument for a minimum of 1-2 years (unless otherwise noted). Instrument lessons do NOT need to have been taken at CSMA.
  • Students should have a secure knowledge of music reading at the student’s level.
  • Some workshops require faculty approval or audition.

Once workshop registration is confirmed, students will be asked to provide the following info:

  • Instrument(s)
  • Name of private lesson teacher(s)
  • List of 5 pieces of music learned in previous six months
  • Number of years of private lessons
  • Number of years of ensemble experience

Registered students will be advised about how/what to prepare for their workshop.