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2017 Students

The institute accepts high school, undergraduate and graduate students, who will be grouped according to instrumentation and level. Talented young musicians who are looking to improve their chamber music skills, challenge their creative thinking and explore entrepreneurship, arts advocacy and other areas that are vital to the newly defined role of an artist in the 21st century are encouraged to apply. Pre-formed ensembles are eligible to apply as a group. Contact Coleen Stephenson by email or at 518-580-5447 for specific instructions.

Interested students must submit an online application and audition on one of the following instruments for consideration:

  • Violin
  • Viola
  • Cello
  • Double bass
  • Piano
  • Flute
  • Clarinet
  • Oboe
  • Bassoon
  • Trumpet
  • Trombone
  • French horn
  • Tuba

Enrollment in the Institute may be limited due to ensemble instrumentation.