YBIYS Summer Institute

For Violinists, Violists, and Cellists

June 18 - 28, 2020


Application is now open!

Ten intensive days in the beautiful Adirondacks applying somatic approach to musical performance through private lessons, group lessons, master classes and workshops dedicated to expanding artistic freedom and the art of teaching. The Institute offers participants the opportunity to explore their unique musical instruments, which is their body, and to improve their instrumental skills through somatic education with musicians and Feldenkrais Practitioners, Uri and Hagit Vardi. The Vardis are certified Feldenkrais Practitioners, and specialize in applying the Feldenkrais Method to performing artists through presentations and workshops around the world.