The Chamber Music for Global Young Musicians program offers an unparalleled experience for talented music students from around the globe. Participants will immerse themselves in an enriching curriculum of music, language, and American culture at the prestigious Walnut Hill School for the Arts under the guidance of world-class faculty. 

This comprehensive program includes intensive chamber music rehearsals, coachings, optional private lessons, and exclusive masterclasses. Beyond the classroom, students will have the opportunity to engage with their American counterparts, fostering international camaraderie on our picturesque campus. The experience is further enhanced by weekend excursions to the historic city of Boston and other renowned New England attractions, offering a blend of cultural and educational enrichment.

We are still accepting applications for viola, cello, and piano. Applications are now closed for violin.

July 14–27, 2024

Natick, MA

Ages 12–17

Tuition: $4,000


Spend mornings studying English basics, or special topics such as American Culture, and applying to US Colleges. In the afternoons, spend time with chamber groups rehearsing, receiving coachings and lessons with Walnut Hill music faculty. Experience American culture by mingling with American students in the dining hall, in evening activities and weekend excursions to historical Boston and the quaint New England oceanside. 


  • Please upload two videos directly to SLIDEROOM.
  • Please include examples from different musical periods. 
  • Please record two movements—one each from different musical periods (i.e.: Baroque, Classical, Romantic, 20th Century, or Contemporary)

We are still accepting applications for viola, cello, and piano. Applications are now closed for violin.

Meet the Faculty

Zenus Hsu, violin - A Far Cry Chamber Orchestra

With a sound palette ranging from a ‘commanding tone’ to ‘delicate sentiment’ (Calgary Herald), Taiwanese-American violinist Zenas Hsu leads a vibrant career filled with chamber music, orchestral leadership, and education. (Click above to read his full bio.)

Walnut Hill School for the Arts reserves the right to cancel a course that fails to meet the required minimum enrollment. All payments are due in full at the time of registration and non-refundable. Refunds will only be issued in the event of program cancellation due to low enrollment.