Possible course/activity offerings

  • One-on-one piano lessons by faculty-in-residence (GSIM will usually arrange lessons with more than two faculty)
  • Featured guest artist events and opportunity to be selected to perform solo or chamber at master classes
  • Chamber collaboration with fellow instrumentalists or vocalists coached by one or more of our GSIM faculty
  • Workshops and lectures given by faculty and guest artists on topics such as piano literature, techniques, composers, performance anxiety, performance wellness, 20th-century compositions & analysis, etc.
  • Improvisation intensive in both classical and jazz styles
  • Opportunity to attend composition or conducting classes
  • Opportunity to work with a fellow composition participants or faculty on a newly composed piece
  • Opportunity to perform solo or chamber music at one of GSIM’s participants’ concerts
  • GSIM Concerto Competition (one movement of selected concerti required) of which winners will perform with GSIM Festival Orchestra at the final Gala concert