AFA is a truly unique experience where you will be challenged as a performer and broadened as a young musician. Participation in AFA is about making a commitment to your artistic development and your personal growth, it’s one of the reasons AFA emphasizes critical thinking and teamwork as pathways to musical accomplishment. Whatever the program, you’ll get valuable time to work with AFA’s outstanding faculty and with your peers to help you achieve your potential as a musician and more.
CHOOSE WHAT YOU DO
Learn new repertoire, gain knowledge of performance practice, music theory and practical technique. Daily master classes let students work on both solo repertoire and chamber music.
Focus on improving your singing technique, working collaboratively, and exploring new repertoire in daily choral and madrigals rehearsals. Master classes in diction, ear-training and solo technique help build well-rounded performers.
String, woodwind and brass players participate in chamber music and large ensemble programs that expand repertoire knowledge, improve technique and working collaboratively as part of an ensemble.
Develop your craft writing your own music as part of AFA’s composition programs. Learn to write chamber music, ballet scores and score films as part of AFA’s unique hands-on collaborative programs.