Every student is scheduled for a minimum of two one-hour private
lessons every week with their assigned teacher.
Students are welcome to ask the teacher's permission to listen to a peer's lessons. Every
student will also receive one
master class from another faculty member within the two-week session.
The requirements for every student are daily chamber music
and two weekly chamber music coachings. Each student will be assigned to at least one chamber
group during the festival.
We believe in the true beauty of live music making, so there will be
many performance opportunities at HIMF. The
students are welcome to perform in student recitals, chamber music concerts, master classes and
We aim to inspire our students in every way possible. In addition to
our world-class faculty members, HIMF also invites
guest artists during the festival to give concerts and master classes. This year, we are excited
and honored to welcome
the American String Quartet to play a concert at our festival in the summer of 2022.
LECTURES AND WORKSHOPS
Our goal is to provide a well-rounded contextualized musical
education, therefore we lead a series of uniquely-designed
visual and performing arts workshops on interdisciplinary collaborations involving creative