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Summer Programs at New York University Steinhardt

Music and Performing Arts Professions Summer Programs offer students from middle school and beyond the opportunity to participate with faculty in courses and workshops. Instrumental Performance Programs are in brass, Broadway percussion, jazz improvisation, piano, strings in preparation for auditions and double reeds for teens. Vocalists can choose from classical voice intensive or musical theater. Scoring and Songwriting workshops are offered in film scoring, music for commercial media and songwriting.

What Makes A Star is a workshop on music marketing and distribution. Participants do not need to be musicians.

Three workshops focus on music technology: Summer Electronic Music Institute, Summer Institute of Music Production Technology and Girls Electronic Music Seminar (for middle school girls).

Summer Dance Intensive is a one-week overview of dance techniques including world dance forms.

Looking for Shakespeare gives students, ages 13–18, the opportunity to work with a faculty director to produce a play.

All programs are offered on a commuter or residential basis.

Summer Journalism is offered in three sessions and offers college credit. Courses are Report NY, The Personal Essay, Culture Vulture and Writing the Body. Fee is based on number of credits taken. Housing is available for students, age 16 and older.

Summer High School Math Circle is an intensive three-week program for young mathematicians. There are three levels and students are placed following an exam.

Tisch Summer High School offers intensive training through a rigorous four-week residential program. Students earn six college credits. Students may concentrate in:

  • Dance
  • Drama
  • Dramatic Writing
  • Filmmaking
  • Game Design
  • Interactive Telecommunications
  • Photography and Imaging
  • Recorded Music
Interactive Telecommunications offers Creative Commuting encouraging students to apply computer programming, physical computing and technology to augment communication. Recorded Music is for music entrepreneurs with training in studio software and hardware.

NYU Precollege offers college-level courses for credit. Over thirty courses are available.


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Program Name Dates Day* Stay**
ASCAP Film Scoring Workshop
(Song Writing,Music Composition)
(Song Writing,Music Composition)
New York, NY
05/30/17 to 06/09/17 $1,300 $2,018
Broadway Percussion Seminar
(Percussion)
(Percussion)
New York, NY
06/11/17 to 06/15/17 $850 $1,200
Classical Voice Intensive
(Voice)
(Voice)
New York, NY
07/23/17 to 08/05/17 $2,400 $3,500
Contemporary Vocal Workshop
(Voice)
(Voice)
New York, NY
07/09/17 to 07/22/17 $2,400 $3,500
GenCyber for girls at Tandon
(Computer Science)
(Computer Science)
Brooklyn, NY
07/05/17 to 07/22/17 $0 N/A
Girls Electronic Music Seminar
(Digital Music)
(Digital Music)
New York, NY
06/26/17 to 06/30/17 N/A
Interactive Multimedia Performing Arts
(Art,Music,Theater,Dance Arts,Digital Music)
(Art,Music,...)
New York, NY
07/24/17 to 08/11/17 $2,028 $3,258
Karen Tuttle Coordination Conference
(Strings)
(Strings)
New York, NY
Varies
Looking for Shakespeare
(Theater)
(Theater)
New York, NY
06/29/17 to 07/22/17 $1,800 $3,236
Math Circle
(Math)
(Math)
New York, NY
07/17/17 to 08/03/17 $575 N/A
Music in Advertising Workshop
(Song Writing,Music Composition)
(Song Writing,Music Composition)
New York, NY
06/10/17 to 06/12/17 $550 $770
Music Production Technology
(Digital Music)
(Digital Music)
New York, NY
07/03/17 to 07/14/17 $2,700 $3,500
NYU Precollege
New York, NY
07/02/17 to 08/11/17
Sandbox Percussion Seminar
(Percussion)
(Percussion)
New York, NY
07/30/17 to 08/05/17 $850 $1,200
Summer at Tisch Session I
(Film Studies,Photography,Creative Writing,
Music,Screenwriting,Acting,Musical Theater,
Theater,Animation,Filmmaking,Game Design,
Dance Arts,Technology)
(Film Studies,Photography,...)
New York, NY
05/22/17 to 07/02/17
Summer at Tisch Session II
(Film Studies,Photography,Creative Writing,
Music,Screenwriting,Acting,Musical Theater,
Theater,Animation,Filmmaking,Game Design,
Dance Arts,Technology)
(Film Studies,Photography,...)
New York, NY
07/03/17 to 08/13/17
Summer Dance Intensive
(Dance Arts)
(Dance Arts)
New York, NY
07/10/17 to 07/21/17 $1,000 $1,300
Summer Electronic Music Institute
(Digital Music)
(Digital Music)
New York, NY
07/03/17 to 07/14/17
Summer Jazz Improv Workshop
(Jazz)
(Jazz)
New York, NY
07/10/17 to 07/21/17 $2,500 $3,500
Summer Jazz Improv Workshop
(Jazz)
(Jazz)
New York, NY
06/26/17 to 07/07/17 $2,500 $3,500
Summer Journalism Session 1
(Journalism)
(Journalism)
New York, NY
05/22/17 to 06/30/17
Summer Journalism Session 2
(Journalism)
(Journalism)
New York, NY
07/03/17 to 08/11/17
Summer Piano Intensive
(Piano)
(Piano)
New York, NY
07/24/17 to 08/04/17 $1,675 $2,393
Summer Songwriters Workshop
(Song Writing)
(Song Writing)
New York, NY
06/19/17 to 06/30/17 $1,200 $2,000
Summer Study in Music Theatre
(Musical Theater)
(Musical Theater)
New York, NY
06/25/17 to 07/08/17 $2,615 $3,600
SummerStrings@NYU Audition Preparation
(Strings)
(Strings)
New York, NY
06/26/17 to 07/14/17 $1,900 $3,000
Television Scoring
(Song Writing,Music Composition)
(Song Writing,Music Composition)
New York, NY
06/13/17 to 06/20/17 $550 $770
What Makes A Star?
(Music,Business)
(Music,Business)
New York, NY
07/17/17 to 07/28/17 $1,190 $1,549
What Makes A Star?
(Music,Business)
(Music,Business)
New York, NY
06/26/17 to 07/28/17 $1,190 $1,549
Woodwind Studies
(Wind Instruments)
(Wind Instruments)
New York, NY
07/16/17 to 07/22/17 $850 $1,200