Summer Music Institute

Grades 8-12
July 1-25, 2014
Rockville Center Campus

Program Description

The Molloy College Summer Music Institute provides a fun and engaging opportunity to continue making music throughout the summer. Students entering grades 8-12 will study with renowned professionals from Molloy College and area schools. Our program of study allows students to build upon existing skills while also exploring new musical avenues. It is designed to accommodate students with a variety of musical interests, from those who hope to gain new musical insight in a supportive setting to those who are considering a career in music.

The Program at a Glance:

July 1-25, 2014 (No class on July 4) between 9:00 am to 12:00 pm.

Please note: the following is a tentative schedule for 2014 and the confirmed program schedule will be coming soon.

Five days per week, students attend four 40 minute-hour classes in our state-of-the-art performing arts center:

40 minutes of ensemble rehearsal Orchestra, Band, Chorus, Jazz, and Percussion Opportunities

40 minutes of small group instruction Specialized instruction according to instrument or voice

40 minutes of first elective instruction music theory/piano, composition, beginning guitar, beginning percussion, improvisation, and intro to digital music

40 minutes of second elective instruction music theory/piano, composition, beginning guitar, beginning percussion, improvisation, and intro to digital music

Faculty: Click here for biographies of select faculty from the 2013 Summer Music Institute. 

Performance The program will culminate in a concert on Friday, July 25 at 7:30 p.m. Videos of the 2012 Summer Music Institute Performance are available online: a smaller filer, which will have a lower resolution, but will load quicker and a larger file which will have a better resolution, but will take longer to load. Please click here for the smaller file. Please click here for the larger file. 

Admission and Registration Information

The Summer Music Institute is open to students entering grades 8-12. This is an enrichment program that is designed for students who have been studying their instrument for a few years and/or have the ability to play at a NYSSMA level IV or higher.

Students will need to complete an application for admission with a teacher recommendation. The application for 2014 will be available soon. Applications are due on Friday, May 30, 2014.

Tuition: $495. A tuition deposit of $100 will be required to secure your spot in the program with the balance due on June 6th. You will receive registration instructions upon your acceptance into the program.

Open House and Further Information

Visit us at the Molloy College Summer Music Institute Open House on either Monday, March 24 or on Monday, May 19. The Open Houses will be held at 7:30 pm in the Public Square Building at Molloy College. Tour the facilities, meet the faculty and get your questions answered. We regret that we are unable to provide individualized tours and meetings. To RSVP to one of the Open House online, click here or call 516.323.3320 or e-mail

For a list of Frequently Asked Questions, click here.

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