Davee Media Library

Master Classes and Lectures

A violist of international reputation, Roberto Díaz is president and CEO of the Curtis Institute of Music. In this master class, he coaches Bienen School viola students of Helen Callus. 

A violist of international reputation, Roberto Díaz is president and CEO of the Curtis Institute of Music. In this master class, he coaches Bienen School viola students of Helen Callus. 

Bienen School of Music alumnus Howard Reich (77), a longtime music and arts columnist for the Chicago Tribune, delivered the Bienen School’s convocation address on Saturday, June 22, 2019 at 9 a.m.

Members of the Bienen School’s flute studio participated in an online master class hosted by Michael Tilson Thomas (MTT) and the New World Symphony.

Jane Chu, former chairperson of the National Endowment of the Arts, delivered the Bienen School of Music’s 2018 convocation address on Saturday, June 23, 2018, at Pick-Staiger Concert Hall.

This portion of a master class by Nigel North features Chad Dillingham, guitar student of Anne Waller.

Jake Heggie presented the Bienen School of Music’s convocation address to graduating students on June 17, 2017, in Pick-Staiger Concert Hall.

Emanuel Ax, winner of the Bienen School’s 2016 Jean Gimbel Lane Prize in Piano Performance, leads a piano master class featuring Bienen students EunAe Lee, Thomas Ridgway, and Dong-wan Ha.