Global Conservatory Videoconference Master Class Series for MSM Students 2017-18

Be a part of MSM’s one-of-a-kind master class exchanges, featuring distinguished faculty members from MSM and their counterpart colleagues from around the world! Students are invited to participate or attend! Unless otherwise noted, events will be held in the Mischa Elman Distance Learning Studio.

Special Programs

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Pinchas Zukerman Performance Program

Regular video conference lessons are provided for MSM students enrolled in the Zukerman Performance Program. Each student is given access to our online digital library to review their past lessons and continue the learning process.

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Thomas Hampson Telementoring Program

Selected MSM voice students receive telementoring video conference sessions with noted American baritone, Thomas Hampson.

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Glenn Dicterow Orchestral Performance Program

Glenn Dicterow, chair of MSM’s Graduate Program in Orchestral Performance and former concertmaster of the New York Philharmonic Orchestra, connects with MSM students for a series of videoconference lessons, from the University of Southern California’s Thornton School of Music.

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Digital Scholars Program

Selected students participating in this independent study project will learn how to design, create and deliver a music-themed videoconference program for K-12 classrooms around the United States. Students will receive training and small stipend to develop these music programs plus the opportunity to present them on an ongoing basis to classrooms around the globe.

Collaborations with MSM's Center for Music Entrepreneurship

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Orchestral Life: Mock Audition and Panel Discussion

Thursday, November 09, 2017, 12pm | The William R. And Irene D. Miller Recital Hall

Join us for a live interactive videoconference mock audition and panel discussion with members of Canada’s National Arts Centre Orchestra, in collaboration with the Center for Music Entrepreneurship, Distance Learning, and Orchestral Performance Programs and the National Arts Centre in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. This event is a part of CME’s Setting the Stage series.

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Entrepreneurial Projects Exchange with the Birmingham Conservatoire

TBC Spring 2018 | The Mischa Elman Distance Learning Center

Students from the MSM Center for Music Entrepreneurship Advanced Practicum class share entrepreneurial project ideas live with Birmingham Conservatoire students, in collaboration with the Center for Music Entrepreneurship, Distance Learning, and the Birmingham Conservatoire in Birmingham, UK. This event is a part of CME’s Setting the Stage series.

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Arts Leadership and Entrepreneurship

Wednesday, March 21, 2018, 1 PM | The William R. And Irene D. Miller Recital Hall

MSM Center for Music Entrepreneurship students and Sibelius Academy of Music Arts Management students participate in a live interactive videoconference discussion about entrepreneurial projects, in collaboration with the Center for Music Entrepreneurship, Distance Learning, Orchestral Performance Programs, and the Sibelius Academy of Music in Helsinki, Finland. This event is a part of CME’s Setting the Stage series.

Amsterdam Conservatory Master Classes

Nobuko Imai, Viola

Amsterdam Conservatory
February 17, 2017, 10:00am

Samuel Rhodes, Viola

Manhattan School of Music

Marieke Schneemann, Flute

Amsterdam Conservatory

Linda Chesis, Flute

Manhattan School of Music

Ilja Reijngoud, Jazz Trombone

Amsterdam Conservatory

Dave Taylor, Jazz Trombone

Manhattan School of Music

Rob van Bavel, Jazz Piano

Amsterdam Conservatory

Theo Bleckmann, Jazz Voice

Manhattan School of Music

Birmingham Conservatoire Viola Mock Auditions

George Manahan, Conductor

Manhattan School of Music

Adam Romer, Viola

Birmingham Conservatoire

Karen Dreyfus, Viola

Manhattan School of Music

Christopher Yates, Viola

Birmingham Conservatoire

Birmingham Conservatoire Low Brass Mock Auditions

Anthony Howe, Trombone

Birmingham Conservatoire

George Manahan, Conductor

Manhattan School of Music

David Vines, Trombone

Birmingham Conservatoire

David Finlayson, Trombone

Manhattan School of Music

Graham Sibley, Tuba

Birmingham Conservatoire

Colburn School Master Classes

Paul Coletti, Viola

The Colburn School

Sheryl Staples, Violin

Manhattan School of Music
September 8, 2017, 5:00pm

JoAnn Turnovsky, Harp

The Colburn School

Susan Jolles, Harp

Manhattan School of Music

Norm Pearson, Tuba

The Colburn School
October 17, 2017, 12:00pm

Kyle Turner, Tuba

Manhattan School of Music
October 18, 2017, 12:00pm

Geneva University of Music Master Classes

The Takacs Quartet, Chamber Music

Geneva University of Music

David Jolley, Horn

Manhattan School of Music

London Symphony Master Classes

Gareth Davies, Flute

London Symphony Orchestra
October 24, 2017, 10:00am

Royal Danish Academy of Music Master Classes

Tim Frederiksen, Chamber Music

Royal Danish Academy of Music
December 01, 2017, 10:00am

David Geber, Chamber Music

Manhattan School of Music
December 08, 2017, 10:00am

Eva Hess-Thaysen, Voice

Royal Danish Academy of Music
November 01, 2017, 10:30am

Ruth Golden, Voice

Manhattan School of Music
November 03, 2017, 12:00pm

Nikolaj Viltoft, Trumpet

Royal Danish Academy of Music
November 14, 2017, 10:00am

Ethan Bensdorf, Trumpet

Manhattan School of Music
November 06, 2017, 10:00am

Sibelius Academy Master Classes

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Daniel Epstein, Piano

Manhattan School of Music

Erja Joukamo-Ampuja, Horn

Sibelius Academy

Niklas Pokki, Piano

Sibelius Academy

Michelle Baker, Horn

Manhattan School of Music

Vienna Conservatory Master Classes

Stepan Turnovsky, Bassoon

Vienna Conservatory

William Short, Bassoon

Manhattan School of Music

Rainer Küchl, Concertmaster

Vienna Conservatory

Anthony McGill, Clarinet

Manhattan School of Music

Interactive Demonstrations

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Timo Kiiskinen, Organ

Join us for a presentation on the unique history and sound of the organ, including a short performance presented by Professor Timo Kiiskinen, in collaboration with the Sibelius Academy of Music and MSM's Organ Department.