OC Music and Dance presents a week-long summer intensive experience for piano. The program features master classes and private lessons from world-renowned musicians and instructors. Students benefit from small class sizes, performances classes, individual attention, and live-streamed student concerts. In order to provide the most intimate and hands-on experience for our students, we are limiting enrollment to a select number of participants.

See below for more information and to apply.

Steinway Summer Intensive Featuring Master Classes and Private Instruction


OC Music & Dance, Irvine, CA
July 19th – July 25th, 2020

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OCMD’s Steinway Summer Intensive, presented in collaboration with title sponsor Steinway & Sons, is an exciting and unique artistic opportunity designed for piano students age 12 and above. Students will have the opportunity to expand their repertoire, sharpen their technique, and develop performance skills by learning from some of the world’s most accomplished pianists. To view our instructor bios, click here.


Program Highlights


Master classes with world-renowned instructors

Fabio Bidini (Colburn)
HyeJin Kim (Colburn)
Andrew Park (Azuza Pacific)
Ning An (Cal State Fullerton)


Special Guest Artist, Dominic Cheli

Four students will be selected for a master class with Mr. Cheli


Private lessons with

HyeJin Kim (Colburn)
Dominic Cheli (Special Guest Artist)


Performance class

Focus on solo and concerto repertoire

Live streamed student concerts


Read more about instructors:

Instructor Bios


Enrollment & Tuition Details

Application Deadline: June 30, 2020
Deposit: $200

Each applicant must submit online links to audition videos of two contrasting works.**  In addition to the audition videos, each applicant should provide a short biography and repertoire list.  Enrollment is limited and is accepted on a rolling basis until all open spots are filled. A $200 deposit is due at the time of application.

**The video submission requirement is waived for participants in OCMD’s Piano Master Class Series with Fabio Bidini and Hyejin Kim.




All applications must be received by June 30, 2020. Late applications will be reviewed at the discretion of the Steinway  Summer Intensive Director.  Maximum enrollment in the program is 10 students.  A small waiting list will be created.

Tuition Details

Tuition is $1200, and includes all master classes, lessons, coaching, performance classes, and lunch.

Tuition is due upon acceptance into the summer intensive, and both the tuition and deposit are fully refundable up to July 1, 2020.


If you have any questions regarding the Steinway Summer Intensive, please contact Enya Xu at enya@ocmusicdance.orgWe will reply to your inquiry as soon as possible.