For winds, brass, and percussion students, ages 8 to 18.
Join the Peabody Preparatory and Peabody’s Tuned-In Program in a new venture exploring the student’s instrument and computer as creative tools. Today’s musician needs training not only in their instrument, but in a wide array of studies that encompass technology, creativity, and innovation.
In this summer academy, students will learn “DJ” and production skills, compose new music, and instrumental improvisation skills. Trained wellness and physical education instructors will join to improve health and well being which are vital for online learning.
Individual tracks are designed for varying age and skill levels which include:
Beginners (For students with 1-2 years playing experience)
Intermediate (For students with 3-5 years playing experience)
Advanced (For students with 5 years or more playing experience)
*Please see registration information below about placements
Within the tracks, interactive online classes include Warm Ups/Technique, Music Technology, Theory & Composition, Improvisation, Movement & Meditation, and more!
Sample Daily Schedule
9:20 am, Morning Rally
9:30 am, PE Break
9:45 am, Warm Ups/Technique
10:30 am, Break
10:35 am, PE Break
10:45 am, Improvisation, Group Class, Music Tech (depending on day)
The Peabody Innovation and Music Academy (PIMA) will end with a “Watch Party” where students will present their productions via Facebook or Instagram Live.
2020 Tuition: $498
Note: If you are a new student interested in the Peabody Innovation and Music Academy summer program, please sign up for a placement to be placed in your appropriate level for the program. Once you complete your placement sign up, you will be contacted by a program coordinator with information about placement.