We now have a series of blogs related to Summer@Eastman’s programs, people, and interesting musical topics. This page will feature stories from the current academic year; please visit our blog archive for earlier articles.

A View into the Eastman Experience
by Petar Kodzas, Associate Dean and Director of Eastman Community Music School
Eastman’s beloved Music Horizons summer program for young musicians has a new name: Eastman Experience: Summer Classical Studies. ECMS Director Petar Kodzas explains the change.

Saxes Play Well with Others: First Look at the Eastman Saxophone Project (ESP) Institute
by Jarod Lau
An interview with Eastman Saxophone Project’s founding director Chien-Kwan Lin about his newest summer institute.

Summer@Eastman Spotlight: Eastman French Horn Institute
by Jarod Lau
A preview of our newest summer brass institute, open to high school, collegiate, and adult horn players.

Summer@Eastman Spotlight: APSI® Music Theory – Teacher Training
by Jarod Lau
Summer@Eastman now offers College Board-endorsed training for teachers who would like to teach AP Music Theory! Here’s a preview of what to expect at our AP Summer Institute.

The Summer Stepping Stone
by Jarod Lau
Summer@Eastman’s 2018 Marketing Assistant intern (and S@E alumnus) shares his Summer@Eastman story.