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The Virtuoso Pathway


The Virtuoso Pathway  is our most comprehensive music education approach, and includes everything the Academy has to offer. Virtuoso develops, accelerates, and promotes excellent musical skills in children and youth. If you are a talented, driven young string, wind, brass, or percussion player looking to get the most out of your musical training, our Virtuoso Pathway is for you! 
The Virtuoso Pathway includes: 
  • Sixteen one-on-one weekly private lessons per semester from our outstanding faculty of leading Annapolis Symphony Orchestra musicians.
  • Ensemble or orchestra assignment. Each student will be assigned to one of the following Chamber Music Ensembles or Youth Orchestras: Lyra Chamber Music EnsemblesAries Youth Chamber OrchestraAquarius Wind Ensemble or Orion Youth Orchestra.
  • Performance opportunities: studio (group) classes, end-of-semester individual evaluation, recitals, and performances with assigned chamber music group or youth orchestra.
  • In-program Competitions and Challenges.