Summer Brass Workshop

Summer Programs

Summer Brass Workshop

Manhattan Brass will be the brass quintet-in-residence for the weeklong workshop. Each member will coach individual quartets or quintets culminating in an evening of student ensemble performances at the Provincetown Playhouse at the end of the workshop.

Manhattan Brass
Tony Kadleck, trumpet
Wayne Du Maine, trumpet
R.J. Kelley, French horn
Michael Seltzer, trombone
David Taylor, bass trombone

Open to high school students, college students and young professionals, ages 16 and up:

  • Benefit from participation in master classes, private instruction, workshops, and concerts
  • Study in New York City, the music capital of the world
  • Participate in evening outings to the theatre and concerts throughout New York City
  • Conclude the workshop with a performance at the NYU Provincetown Playhouse

Activities include daily ensemble coaching, master classes, and faculty-student performances. Located in the heart of Greenwich Village, students will be able to easily access many legendary music venues, including the Blue Note, Lincoln Center, Carnegie Hall, the Village Vanguard, and many Broadway shows. Summer in New York City is a great musical experience with street performers and music festivals in the parks, including local Washington Square Park.

For more detailed information about studying at NYU, visit the Brass Studies page.

Dates: July 22 - July 27, 2018

Application Deadline:

May 21, 2018

Costs & Fees:

$55 (Non-Refundable Application Fee)
$850 (Tuition)
$425 (On-Campus Housing and Required Meal Plan per Session)
$40 (Programming Fee)
International Applicant/Student Fee Information

Intended For:

High School (16 years and older)
Post-College and Graduate Students
Continuing Professionals


Trumpet: Wayne J. du Maine, Thomas Hoyt, Kevin Cobb

French Horn: Eric Reed, Leelanee Sterrett, Barbara Oldham

Trombone: Thomas Hutchinson, Per Brevig

Tuba: Marcus Rojas

Housing & Meal Plan Information

Minimum age allowed in NYU on-campus housing for a MPAP Summer Program is 15 years old.

  • Housing is not required, students may commute and will not be charged for housing/meal plan. Residential students will be housed in Weinstein Hall.
  • Summer housing application instructions are provided to admitted students only.
Meal Plan
  • Students staying in housing are required to have a meal plan (automatically assigned to student accounts when assigned a room in a residence hall).
  • 10 meals and 30 Dining Dollars per week (if desired, admitted students can increase meal plan)

Move In Date: July 22, 2018
Move Out Date: July 28, 2018

Costs and Fees

 US StudentsInternational Students
Application Fee (paid at the end of Acceptd application) $55 $55
Tuition Cost $850 $850
Housing and Meal Plan (if on-campus) $425 $425
Health Insurance Not Applicable $82/week Comprehensive Plan

Accepted students will confirm their attendance once they have paid the enrollment deposit (detailed instructions provided in acceptance email). Residential students will have successfully registered for housing once they have paid the housing deposit and completed the housing application (sent via email after student confirms their attendance).

$150 Enrollment deposit:
  • Accepted applicants will make an enrollment deposit of $150 in order to confirm their attendance to their NYU MPAP Summer Program. Payment instructions are provided within the initial acceptance email.
$500 Housing deposit:
  • If staying in on-campus housing, students are required to pay a $500 deposit to reserve a space in housing.
  • The housing deposit is a portion of the housing charges, and is NOT a separate or added fee.
  • The housing deposit is applied to any housing charges on your bill. Any excess balance remaining will be applied to tuition fees or refunded to the student.

Please note: Application Fee, Enrollment Deposit and Housing Deposit are not refundable.

Paying the remaining balance

After paying the deposit(s), students are responsible for paying the remaining balance prior to the start of the program. While the remaining tuition may be posted immediately after deposits are made, the remaining housing bills are not sent until 2 weeks prior to the start of the program. Payment by credit card is not accepted by the Bursar's office to pay remaining balances, please contact the Bursars Office directly for questions about payment.

All fees, tuition and housing costs are charged to the students eSuites (online student billing system and personal account) via the NYU Bursars Office. Read instructions on accessing the eSuites account.

For information, see the Summer Finances page.

Receiving Your Admission Decision

All communications and admission decisions are provided via email (email account used when application was created).

Many program directors make admission decisions on a rolling basis once a completed application is received. However, applicants can expect to receive a final admissions decision email no later than two weeks after the final application deadline date.

Scholarship & Financial Aid

Students interested in financial aid should complete and submit the Scholarship Application that is sent to you once you complete the application process.

Contact Us

Program Administration
Summer Programs
212 998 5438

Academic Content
David Schroeder
212 998 5828