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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

项目总监:Edward Smaldone教授、孙沛教授、罗芳教授

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 teachers and 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 cultural and avocational program is designed to strengthen students’ experience of study, participation and acculturation. 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.

The Aaron Copland School of Music, Queens College, City University of New York International Music Performance Program(纽约市立大学皇后学院-阿隆•科普兰音乐学院音乐表演菁英课程)旨在为热爱音乐的学生和教师,提供在著名的阿隆•科普兰音乐学院进行全面的专业、室内乐及合奏课程,并可参与该院各类讲座、大师班。学员在这个文化与职业菁英课程中体验在美国高等音乐学院和美国教师、学生零距离的交流、学习;与音乐学院在校生一起上课、排练、演出,加强极高的体验感、参与感、融入感!为今后更加国际化的学业课程奠定基础!该培训营课程包括:钢琴、管风琴、小提琴、中提琴、大提琴、低音提琴、长笛、单簧管、双簧管、大管、萨克斯、小号、长号、大号、圆号、古典吉他、打击乐、声乐、作曲、理论、乐队指挥、合唱指挥等等。本课程不要求TOEFL(托福)成绩。

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.  Teachers and 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 Program” Certificate itemizing their course of study, and assessing their performance. 

学生和教师(年满18岁以上*)通过专业面试后,在该院研修一学期课程。学员根据自身需要,除专业课、室内乐课、合奏课外,另可选择旁听院内课程。所选课程不得与该院ACSM B.Mus(学士学位)、MM(硕士学位)及Performance Certificate(演奏家文凭)有任何关联;亦不可作为该院学生学分计算。完成一学期研修的学生和教师将荣誉获得“The Aaron Copland School of Music Queens College, City University of New York International Music Performance Program” Certificate(“纽约市立大学皇后学院-阿隆•科普兰音乐学院音乐表演菁英课程”证书)。

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


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Program of Study:

  • Courses: 12 Private lessons; Maximum 2 Chamber Music or Ensemble assignments; Classroom visits in History, theory and other courses, as appropriate.
  • Master Classes (audition may be required for performers).
  • Recital – each International student may be invited to perform in a solo or chamber music recital in LeFrak Concert Hall.


  • 12节专业课;一至两组室内乐课或合奏课;按照个人意愿,自选旁听课程包括音乐史、乐理等等。
  • 大师课(演奏学生需要面试)。
  • 演奏会——每位学员可在LeFrak音乐厅参加室内乐演出或举办独奏音乐会。


  • $4050 + fees.  Tuition covers entire course of study for one semester. 
    Additional fees: 
    $35 application fee 
    $25 CEP Registration fee 
    $50 J-1 International Student Office Fee 
    $60 Practice Room Key for Music Building


  • $4050美元(学杂费另付)。学费包括一学期所有学习、旁听课程、使用琴房费用。 

Housing/Visa: Students apply for a J-1 Visa. Email Fang.Luo@qc.cuny.edu for details on application and Visa processing. 
Housing is not provided on campus.

住宿/签证: 学生申请J-1签证(交流访问学者签证)。请电邮 Fang.Luo@qc.cuny.edu 咨询申请事宜。 

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

*Peer Language Coach (by special request) – for participants who want extra help with English language acquisition, we can arrange for a Peer Language Coach.  The coach would be a fellow student who is native speaker.  The coach would attend one class each week with the student, providing translation assistance during and after class, assisting the student with English language acquisition directly related to the course material.  $850 per semester.

*英文陪练(需要特殊申请) – 对于在语言上需要额外帮助的学员,我们提供英文陪练。陪练通晓学员母语。陪练将陪同学员每周上一节课,提供该课程课上及课后翻译,提供学员获得与课堂知识相关的英文帮助。一学期$850美元。

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Contact information:
http://qcpages.qc.cuny.edu/music/  then click on “International Music Performance Program”
E-mail: Fang.Luo@qc.cuny.edu 
Phone: 646-830-8836, 646-833-5167

请进入 http://qcpages.qc.cuny.edu/music/ 网页后,点击“International Music Performance Program”(“音乐表演菁英课程”) 

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.