• Apply Now for 2012-2013 Professional Training Workshops

    Through the Weill Music Institute's professional training workshops and master classes, Carnegie Hall presents extraordinary, tuition-free opportunities for emerging musicians. These workshops are tailored to meet the individual and professional needs of young artists ages 18–35, and the group of participants selected is small enough to allow for very close interaction with workshop leaders. These intensive experiences provide insight that nurtures and inspires artistic vision, tools that help artists connect with audiences, and an environment that can foster lifelong relationships. Apply now for the 2012–2013 season.

    October 23, 2012

    Emmanuel Pahud Master Class: Sonatas for Flute and Piano

    For Flute Players*

    One of today’s most celebrated and wide-ranging artists, Emmanuel Pahud leads a master class devoted to sonatas for flute and piano.

    Application Deadline: August 31, 2012

    January 14–19, 2013

    Marilyn Horne, Jessye Norman, and Dalton Baldwin: The Song Continues

    For Singers

    Joining Marilyn Horne to lead master classes for her annual workshop and festival of song are soprano Jessye Norman and collaborative pianist Dalton Baldwin. In addition to singing in one of the master classes, participants receive private coaching and are invited guests for the full week of song programs.

    Application Deadline: October 1, 2012

    March 12–15, 2013

    Takács Quartet: Haydn, Beethoven, and Bartók String Quartets

    For String Quartets

    The famed Takács Quartet invites three emerging ensembles to explore works of Haydn, Beethoven, and Bartók, as well as the broader dimensions of a chamber music career.

    Application Deadline: October 15, 2012 

    April 20–25, 2013

    John Adams and David Robertson: The 21st-Century American Contemporary Ensemble

    For Conductors and Instrumentalists*

    Led by two of the most compelling figures in American music, this workshop focuses on American 20th- and 21st-century music, and on the collaboration between composer, conductor, and ensemble in realizing contemporary scores.

    Application Deadline: December 3, 2012

    Workshops offer:

    • • Travel stipend and shared hotel accommodations for participants traveling from outside New York City 
    • • Coaching sessions and master classes with world-renowned musicians 
    • • Performances at Carnegie Hall 
    • • Career resources 
    • • Opportunities to collaborate with peers from around the world

    Photos: Emmanuel Pahud by Josef Fischnaller, Marilyn Horne by Henry Grossman, Takács Quartet by Ellen Appel, John Adams by Margaretta Mitchell, David Robertson by Michael Tammaro.

    *US residents only 

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