Monday, June 17 – Saturday, June 22, 2024
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday | 8:45 am – 5:00 pm
Final Concert June 22 at 6:00 pm

Downtown Campus

Where music meets innovation: find your voice, redefine possibilities. Dive into our week-long musical intensive that pushes your technical, creative, and improvisational skills to new heights. Master your instrument with top-notch instructors, explore your creative voice through composition and improvisation, and cultivate leadership and communication skills alongside peers in dynamic large ensembles. PIMA offers EVERY level of young musician an opportunity to grow in a holistic and supportive environment.

This intensive program offers:

  • Technical Mastery: Focused instruction to refine your instrumental skills and unlock your improvisational potential.
  • Compositional Discovery: Explore your creative voice and collaborate with others to create a new musical piece.
  • Improvise: Learn improvisational techniques in multiple different genres.
  • Ensemble Excellence: Immerse yourself in the power and joy of collaborative performance through large ensembles.
  • Leadership & Communication: Develop impactful collaborative, communication and leadership skills for both musical and personal growth.
  • Holistic Wellbeing: Nourish your mind and body with dedicated wellness and physical education sessions.
  • Culminating Celebration: Showcase your newfound skills and celebrate your journey in a final concert.

More than just a music camp, this is a week-long transformation. Forge lasting friendships, ignite your creativity, and discover the power of music within yourself and your community.


2024 Tuition: $450

Who Should Attend?

  • Aspiring Musicians (ages 6-18): Open to all skill levels, from beginners to seasoned musicians.
  • Enthusiasts of Focused, Fun, and Enriching Musical Experiences: Immerse yourself in a comprehensive program that fosters musical growth and camaraderie.
  • Students interested in amplifying their artistic voice.
  • Students Eager to Improve: Our experienced faculty and guest artists are committed to helping you reach your full potential.

What to expect:

  • Elevating your musical skills: Improve your musical improvisation, technical skills, and gain confidence.
  • Cultivating your artistry and creativity: Contribute artistically and gain the confidence to share your ideas.
  • Communicating effectively: Enhance your leadership and communication skills in a musical context.
  • Collaboration at work: Experience the thrill of a large ensemble collaboration, making lasting connections.
  • Your well-being matters: Our expert instructors are here to support your mental and physical health.
  • Celebrating Juneteenth: Engage in special performances and discussions to embrace the culture of Juneteenth.
  • Joining a vibrant community: Connect with fellow passionate musicians and make lifelong friends.