Summer Music Workshops

Take your playing to a new level! CSMA's intensive Summer Music Workshops are led by outstanding 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 and recording
  • Music theory sessions
  • Special lectures and demonstrations
  • Opportunity to work with accompanists and faculty
  • Student and faculty performances in Tateuchi Hall, CSMA’s performance venue

2019 Session Dates

  • June 3-August 16

2019 Musical Theater Workshops:

2019 Music Workshops:

Music at Tateuchi is a two-week, intensive summer program offering high level training to intermediate and advanced string players and pianists that are selected by video audition. Learn more here.


  • Minimum of 2 years of private lessons on instrument. Private 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.
  • See individual workshop descriptions for detailed prerequisite information and/or specific requirements.

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.