Summer at Cornish

Summer at Cornish: Music Programs

Summer at Cornish's music program gives students ages 12 to adult the opportunity to study with the renowned Cornish music faculty and special guest artists.  You will hone your skills, learn new techniques from working musicians and meet other students passionate about music. With a variety of scheduling options, the summer music program at Cornish provides a perfect platform to expand your knowledge, grow as an individual, develop strong audition pieces, and get a real taste of college life. If you have any questions, please contact us.

For Summer 2015, we are pleased to welcome several guest artists and the music program is also excited to announce new classes, including a new songwriting camp, audio and production courses, as well as a theory course offering two college credits!

Pricing

Courses vary in price from $245 to $1,500. You will receive a 10% discount, if you pay your tuition in full by May 1, 2015. View individual course listings for specifics. Housing and scholarships are available for students ages 14 to 18.

Music Sessions

SESSIONDATES
World MusicMay 13 – May 16
Audio and ProductionJune 29 – August 7
Jazz VoiceJuly 6 – July 11
Instrumental JazzJuly 6 – August 21
Composition and TheoryJuly 6 – August 21
Instrumental Classical July 6 – August 21

Summer at Cornish Residential Program

​Cornish also offers a dynamic residential experience in the heart of the city for students ages 14 to 18. A sample schedule of residential activities is included is included in the residential information. Click here for more information.


Course Date Ages Price
Advanced Jazz Workshop July 13 –July 18 15 - 19 $ 450.00
Building a Production Half Day Camp August 3 –August 7 7 - 12 $ 275.00
Chamber Music July 27 –August 1 15 + $ 450.00
Classical Guitar August 3 –August 8 14 + $ 450.00
Composition Intensive July 13 –July 18 15 - 19 $ 450.00
Fundamentals of Music: Theory, Ear-training, Rhythm, and Piano August 10 –August 21 16 + $ 1500.00
Instrumental Indian Classical Music - Dhrupad Pakhawaj Weekday Workshop May 13 –May 15 12 + $ 245.00
Intermediate Jazz Workshop July 6 –July 11 12 - 19 $ 450.00
Jazz Theory, Arranging and Composing: A Modern Approach to Creating Original Music July 6 –July 18 15 + $ 900.00
Jazz Voice at Cornish July 6 –July 11 15 - 19 $ 450.00
Latin Jazz: Argentina, Brazil and Cuba July 20 –July 25 14 - 19 $ 450.00
Make it Pop! The Professional Writing Experience for Songwriters July 13 –July 24 14 + $ 1200.00
Music for Film July 27 –August 1 14 - 18 $ 450.00
Piano Institute July 20 –July 25 14 - 18 $ 450.00
Singing Indian Classical Music - Dhrupad Vocal Weekday Workshop May 13 –May 15 12 + $ 245.00
String Quartets July 20 –July 25 14 - 18 $ 450.00
Super Strings! July 6 –July 11 11 - 14 $ 450.00
The Rock Project: Becoming a Better Musician July 27 –August 1 12 - 17 $ 450.00
The Rock Project: Being in a Band August 3 –August 8 12 - 17 $ 450.00