Juilliard offers a number of excellent learning opportunities for musicians during the summer months, all designed to help shape the next generation of performing artists at any skill level.
Summer Dance Intensive
The Summer Dance Intensive is a three-week program in ballet, modern, and contemporary dance techniques for advanced students who want a taste of what a Juilliard dance student's life is all about: refining technique and performance, broadening understanding of various dance styles, experiencing New York City, and making friends from all over the world.
Summer Percussion Seminar
Juilliard's Summer Percussion Seminar is designed specifically for advanced high-school percussionists. During two intensive weeks in the exciting cultural environment of Lincoln Center, participants will experience a challenging range of master classes, clinics, lectures, rehearsals, and performances led by some of today’s most prominent percussion teachers and performers.
Juilliard String Quartet Seminar
Each year The Juilliard School hosts a weeklong seminar to foster the artistic growth of pre-formed, pre-professional string quartets. Through intensive coaching and mentoring with members of the Juilliard String Quartet, as well as interaction with other participating quartets, students are able to refine their artistry in a stimulating artistic environment.
Juilliard at the Piccola Accademia
Juilliard at the Piccola Accademia is a weeklong, full-scholarship, summer chamber music program for period instrumentalists in the Tuscan village of Montisi taught by members of the faculty of Juilliard Historical Performance.
MA Academy with Juilliard
The MA Academy with Juilliard is a five-day lesson and master class intensive for advanced students and emerging professional period instrumentalists taught by the faculty of Juilliard Historical Performance during the Musica Antiqua Festival in Bruges, Belgium.
Summer Performing Arts with Juilliard at Nord Anglia Schools
Summer Performing Arts with Juilliard offers immersive programs for performing artists ages 10-18. Under the direction of Juilliard artist faculty, students from around the world spend two weeks cultivating their creative talents in dance, drama, and music. Each of our three programs - located in Geneva, Shanghai, and Florida - has unique experiences such as private lessons, artistic collaboration, masterclasses, seminars, performances, and cultural excursions.
Starling-DeLay Symposium on Violin Studies
The biennial Starling-DeLay Symposium on Violin Studies is dedicated to fostering the legacy of the renowned teacher, Dorothy DeLay, and features pre-eminent artist-faculty teaching pedagogy, leading master classes, and performing in recitals. The next symposium will be held in 2021.