Teaching Artist Summer Lab

The MusAid summer lab offers musicians the unique opportunity to perform and teach at socially driven music programs around the world during two-week summer workshops. MusAid Teaching Artists teach, perform and explore a new culture while also learning teaching strategies from internationally renowned MusAid faculty.  Through our innovative program, MusAid seeks to empower a new generation of globally aware teaching artists and performers.

Each lab includes a two-day teacher training component led by MusAid faculty and a two-week hands-on workshop.

2019 Teaching Artist Labs

El Sistema, El Salvador: May 31 - June 15

Kolkata Symphony, India: June 21 - July 2

**Program Fee: $850

**All inclusive program fee includes tuition, room & board, in-country transportation, cultural excursion and 24/7 on-the-ground MusAid Staff. (more information)

Program open to ages 20 - 35

Teaching Artists gain valuable experience:

  • Learning teaching artist skills from renowned teacher trainers

  • Performing alongside other fellows and students

  • Leading teacher training sessions

  • Teaching individual and group lessons

  • Coaching orchestra sectionals

  • Celebrating cultural exchange through music

Seeking the following applicants:

El Salvador: Violin, Viola, Cello, Oboe, Trumpet, Trombone, Horn, Clarinet

India: Violin, Flute, Clarinet, Horn, Oboe

(You may apply to one or both programs)

Application fees and deadlines:

Final deadline on Feb 7, 11:59pm EST

$65 Application Fee

2019 MusAid Labs

El Salvador - El Sistema

May 31 - June 15


Guest Teaching Artist Mentor

Teaching Artist trainer

Kolkata symphony orchestra and oxford mission school

June 21 - July 2


Teaching Artist trainer