International Music Institute and Festival

Top 10 reasons to join us at IMIF:
1. Study with internationally-acclaimed musicians from Peabody, Mannes, Yale, Indiana University, Dickinson College, Towson University, Juilliard, and the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra. (Faculty)

2. We have continued our commitment to a clinic-style program. Our limited enrollment facilitates an intense musical experience as well life-long friendships. (Testimonials)

3. Receive four private lessons and daily chamber music coaching with renowned faculty. (IMIF Defined)

4. Perform your solo and chamber repertoire in public concerts, and enjoy concerts and masterclasses by faculty and guest artists. (Events)

5. Perform concerts for audiences throughout Maryland, Pennsylvania, and Washington D.C. following the institute. (Concert Tour)

6. Become a more expressive and communicative person and performer through improvisation, stage presence, dance, and theatre workshops. (Interdisciplinary arts experiences)

7. Workshops and faculty talks are geared towards helping you become a successful professional musician. (IMIF Defined)

8. Experience a holistic approach to music education: learn how to take care of your body and prevent performance injuries, feel more confident on stage, and practice more effectively. (IMIF Defined)

9. Accommodations and facilities at Mount Saint Mary’s University (an hour from Baltimore and Washington D.C.) are of the highest standard. The scenic campus is an outstanding setting for work and play. (Location and Photos)

10. We care about you! Our main objective is to assist musicians in reaching their personal and musical goals by supporting, nurturing, and showcasing their talent, providing them with inter-disciplinary arts experiences, outstanding professional career guidance, and first class musical instruction. (Founding Directors)

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Russell Rybicki
Russell Rybicki