Department of Music and Performing Arts Professions

Summer Programs

Welcome to Summer Programs

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Welcome to our Music and Performing Arts Professions (MPAP) Summer Programs. Every summer, students ranging from high school- to graduate-level participate with faculty in our varied and exciting music and performing arts courses and workshops. Through these programs, you'll benefit from master classes, private lessons, and performance opportunities. You'll learn from top artists and industry professionals.

Below is a list of all our summer offerings. We have many dynamic programs in music, dance education, and educational theatre including workshops in music theatre, string quartet performance, jazz improvisation, Broadway percussion, and Shakespeare, to film scoring, music business, and the Kodaly method of music education. Click on the links below to learn more about content, program dates, age ranges, fees, housing and meals, application deadlines, how to apply, and more. Feel free to email an individual summer program director for more information.

To learn more about the application process, click on the Application Information tab in the left-hand side menu. 

We hope you will join us and experience summer in New York City, the performing arts capital of the world.

Instrumental Performance

Vocal Performance

Scoring & Songwriting

Music Business

Music Technology 

Music Education

Dance Education

Educational Theatre


If you are interested in summer program opportunities abroad, please visit the Global Programs summer pages for Undergraduate and Graduate students.