From the Director

This might have been a very tentative year for NCCMI. Instead, we came roaring out of the pandemic restrictions with exuberance and joy. 23 inspiring teachers mentored 91 students in […]

New Addition to NCCMI Board!

Virginia “Ginny” Zehr is a scientist, one who earned bachelor’s and master’s degrees in biology, but she spent a great deal of her life engaged in music and education, an […]

NCCMI Alumnus Quenton Blache Returns as a Composer

By: Caroline Smyth At every coaching, workshop, and masterclass, NCCMI works to develop musicians holistically—to foster a love for their work that will last beyond their final performance review. Quenton […]

From the Director

By Elizabeth Beilman January 23rd, 2022 Topsy Turvey. That is the only way you can describe these last 2 months. As our country has reeled from the Omicron variant of […]

What in the World is a Performance Review?

Throughout the year, NCCMI students work hard honing the craft of performance. In order to improve, they need opportunities to perform AND a chance to receive encouragement and suggestions from […]

Caroline Shaw Master Class

Pulitzer Prize-winning composer Caroline Shaw is already a familiar friend of NCCMI musicians. She last worked with our students in a master class in May of 2019. Based in New […]

Letter from the Director, Spring 2021

By: Elizabeth Beilman PROUD. There is no word that better describes our feelings about this year’s amazing team of interns. This year, 11 remarkable individuals are learning all manner of […]

Giving Tuesday!

North Carolina Chamber Music Institute comprises one educational program with nearly 30 coaches and more than 90 students — all using their talents to give back to the community in […]