Starting at age nine, Colburn offers flute and piccolo lessons with our renowned faculty.
To begin the process for individual lessons, please submit an inquiry form.
For students seeking performance experience, the Community School offers a variety of ensembles to build performance technique, collaboration, and a sense of community with other players.
Made up of three ensembles of sequential skill level, the band program accommodates players from beginning to advanced. The program uses engaging repertoire to focus on music reading and ensemble skills.
The Community School will not be offering bands for the 2020–21 academic year.
Colburn Chamber Orchestra is a small ensemble for advanced strings conducted by Maxim Eshkenazy. The orchestra regularly appears on LACMA’s Sundays Live broadcast on KUSC 91.5 FM. This ensemble accepts students 13–18 years old.
It is unlikely the school will be offering orchestras during 2020–21 academic year.
Colburn Youth Orchestra is the largest advanced ensemble of the Community School. This is a full symphonic orchestra with strings, winds, brass, and percussion. The Colburn Youth Orchestra is conducted by Maxim Eshkenazy. This ensemble accepts students 13-18 years old.
The Ed and Mari Edelman Chamber Music Institute offers one of the most comprehensive and intense pre-college level chamber music learning experiences of any music school in North America. Students are coached weekly by members of Colburn’s acclaimed faculty.
Directed by Karen Lundgren, the Adult Flute Choir provides the opportunity for flute players to play a diverse range of repertoire, work with a talented Colburn faculty member, and become part of a supportive community of musically minded individuals. This ensemble consists of five or more flutists.
Interested students should submit an inquiry form.
Led by flute and piccolo faculty member Diana Morgan, the Adult Flute Ensembles are comprised of 3–4 members. The ensembles allow confident flutists explore their musicality and develop their skills.