Queens College Aaron Copland School of Music

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All faculty can be reached via email, and individual appointments can arranged between students and faculty.

International Music Performance Program

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Hours and Location

Music Building
Room 203
Queens College, CUNY
65-30 Kissena Blvd.
Queens, NY 11367-1597
(Tel) 718-997-3800
(Fax) 718-997-3849

The Music Office does not accept walk-in appointments. All appointments (in-person and virtual) must be made 1-2 business days prior to the meeting. A music staff is in the office from Monday through Thursday, and the office operates virtually on Fridays.

To schedule an appointment with a music staff, please use this link.
Phone messages will be returned in 2-3 business days. You can also email ACSM@qc.cuny.edu to reach the music staff.
We appreciate your patience!

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International Music Performance Program

Aaron Copland School of Music

The Aaron Copland School of Music,
Queens College, City University of New York
International Music Performance Program
Edward Smaldone, Pei Sun and Fang Luo Directors

Pei Sun, Fang Luo and Edward Smaldone
Pei Sun, Fang Luo and Edward Smaldone

The Aaron Copland School of Music, Queens College, City University of New York International Music Performance Program offers international students the opportunity to study at the Aaron Copland School of Music, taking private lessons, participating in chamber Music and Ensembles, hearing lectures, attending Master Classes and meeting and working with US students and faculty in a supportive and high-level musical environment. This program is designed to strengthen students' experience of study, acculturation, and help establish a basis for future international study! Open to all majors: piano, organ, violin, viola, cello, bass, flute, clarinet, oboe, bassoon, saxophone, trumpet, trombone, tuba, French horn, classical guitar, percussion, voice, composition, theory, orchestral conducting, choral conducting, etc. No TOEFL is required.

Aaron Copland School of Music, Queens College, City University of New York International Music Performance Training Program tilbyder hermed internationale studerende at studere på Aaron Copland School of Music, tage privattimer, deltage i kammermusikprojekter og spille i skolens ensembler, høre foredrag, deltage i masterclasses, samt at møde og arbejde med studerende fra USA og underviserne fra fakultetet i et inspirerende og udfordrende musikalsk miljø.  Dette kursus er skabt for at styrke de studerendes studieoplevelse, deres akkulturation samt hjælpe med til at skabe en basis for fremtidige internationale studier.
Alle kan tilmelde sig kurset:Pianister, organister, violinister, bratchister, cellister, bassister, fløjtenister, oboister, klarinettister, fagotister, saxofonister, trompetister, basunister, tubaister, hornister, klassiske guitarister, percusionister, sangere, komponister, musikteoretikere, orkesterdirigenter, kordirigenter osv. En TOELF-test er påkrævet. 

Ensemble ImageStudents (minimum age 18*) spend a single semester on a carefully chosen curriculum that focuses on their individual musical needs and strengths.  This program of study does not count toward ACSM B.Mus., Performance Certificate or MM programs.  Students who complete this one-semester program will receive "The Aaron Copland School of Music, Queens College, City University of New York  International Music Performance Training" Certificate itemizing their course of study, and assessing their performance.   

Minimumsalderen for at tilmelde sig er 18 år.  Kurset varer 1 semester og de studerende bruger semesteret på et nøje udvalgt pensum som fokuserer på deres individuelle musikalske færdigheder.  Dette kursus svarer ikke til en bachelorgrad, kandidatgrad eller en solistgrad på Aaron Copland School of Music.  Studerende som færdiggør dette semester vil modtage diplomat  "The Aaron Copland School of Music, Queens College, City University of New York International Music Performance Training", som bevis for deres studium.

Interested students should contact Pei Sun or Fang Luo. Video auditions are required. Enrollment limited to 10 students per semester.

Studerende som er interesserede bedes kontakte Pei Son eller Fang Luo. Videoaudition er påkrævet. Max 10 studerende kan blive optaget pr. semester.

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Program of Study:

  1. Courses: Private lessons (13 lessons); Maximum 2 Chamber Music or Ensemble assignments; Classroom visits in History, theory and other courses, as appropriate.
  2. Master Classes (audition may be required for performers).
  3. Recital – each International student may be invited to perform in a solo or chamber music recital in LeFrak Concert Hall.

Semesteret består af følgende:

  1. 13 hovedfagslektioner, max 2 kammermusik eller ensemble deltagelser.
        Overværelse af timer i musikhistorie, musikteori m.m
  2. Masterclasses ( Audition kan være påkrævet)
  3. Koncert - hver international studerende kan blive inviteret til at spille en solo eller en kammermusikkoncert i LeFrak Concert Hall


  • $3,500, tuition fee covers entire course of study for one semester (includes usage of practice rooms).
  • $35, non-refundable audition/application fee.


  • $ 3500. Brugerbetalingen dækker alle lektioner i semesteret ( incl. brug af øvelokalerne )
  • $ 35 i ansøgningsgebyr, der ikke bliver refunderet

Students apply for a J-1 Visa. Email flpiano@yahoo.com for details on application and Visa processing.
Housing is not provided on campus.

Studerende skal ansøge om et J-1 visum. E-mail flpiano@yahoo.com for yderligere information om ansøgning og visumansøgning.
Indkvartering tilbydes ikke på skolen.

*Special provision can be made for students younger than 18.  Please inquire.

*En speciel ordning kan arrangeres for studerende under 18 år. Spørg for yderligere information.

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Contact information:
http://qcpages.qc.cuny.edu/music/  then click on "International Music Performance Training Program"
E-mail: flpiano@yahoo.com
Phone: 646-830-8836, 646-833-5167

http://qcpages.qc.cuny.edu/music/, klik så på "International Music Perfomance Training Program"
E-mail: flpiano@yahoo.com
Telefon: 646-830-8836 eller 646-833-5167


Applications accepted at all times. Space is limited! Course of study begins at the end of August or at the end of January of each year.

Ansøgninger accepteres året rundt. Begrænset antal pladser. Semesteret begynder i slutningen af august eller i slutningen af januar hvert år.