MASON SUMMER PIANO ACADEMY
Taught by highly qualified Mason Potomac Arts Academy Piano faculty, this program provides piano students with a week of focused musical study in an inspiring group environment. Participating in private lessons, masterclasses, piano ensembles, and music theory /history sessions, students will grow in their love of and enthusiasm for piano music. Guided practice sessions will help students to improve quickly. Campus facilities include brand new practice rooms and Steinway grand pianos. The week will culminate in a recital performance for families and friends.
Important: Participants should have a minimum of 1 to 2 years of private piano lesson experience to be prepared for this camp.
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Ages: 8 – 18 years
Dates: August 7 – 11, 2017
Times: 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. (Mon-Fr)
Location: Mason Fairfax Campus, Performing Arts Building
Aftercare is available until 6:00 pm (M-F only) for $90/week.
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Director/ Instructor: Michelle Richardson
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Read about Ms. Richardson
In addition to her performing, Michelle has been an active teacher in the area for the last eight years. Along with her performance bachelor’s degree, she completed all the coursework toward a music education degree. In August of 2015 she was faculty on the Corcoran Chamber Music Institute (formerly known as the Summer Piano and Chamber Music Institute at George Washington University). She currently is adjunct faculty at George Mason University where she teaches keyboard classes throughout the year. She also is an active faculty member at the Potomac Arts Academy at George Mason University, where she teaches at summer piano programs, group classes, and maintains a large piano studio of all ages throughout the year. She is experienced teaching all levels of piano, and has prepared students for successful auditions to their top choice music schools with scholarship.
Instructor: Faith Zuñiga
Read about Faith
Ms. Zúñiga took part in the inaugural edition of the Valencia International Piano Academy in Spain, where she studied with teachers from Juilliard, Peabody, and the Madrid Escuela Superior de Musica Reina Sofia. A native of Illinois, Faith has performed in Costa Rica, Italy, Spain, and the United States. Faith is passionate about teaching! Among other achievements, her students have won the highest ratings at the NVMTA Spring Festival.
- Be sure to check our policies and procedures regarding withdrawals, refunds and more for summer programs.
- All students will receive a Welcome Letter via email at least 1 week before the program starts with all necessary details including drop off, pick up, what to bring, etc. Feel free to call the Academy office with questions at 703-993-9889.
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