Summer Training

Summer Dalcroze Training Opportunities
(Institutes and other opportunities to take exams, and to earn or advance toward a particular level of certification.)
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The Dalcroze™ Academy

July 17-29, 2017

Metropolitan State University of Denver

Denver, CO

Jeremy Dittus, Director

Two week intensive teacher-training program for individuals looking for a student-centered, accessible, specific curriculum for those seeking the Dalcroze Certificate or License.  Two week, one week, and individual day tuition possible.

Faculty: Dr. Jeremy Dittus, Diplôme Supérieur; Mary Dobrea-Grindahl, Diplôme Supérieur; Eiko Ishizuka, Candidate for Diplôme Supérieur

The DSR License and Pre-Diplôme Course

July 10-14 + July 17-29, 2017

Denver, CO

Jeremy Dittus, Director

Instructors: Dr. Jeremy Dittus, Diplôme Supérieur, Laetitia Disseix-Berger, Candidate for Diplôme Supérieur


Longy Dalcroze Institute

June 25 - July 14, 2017

Longy School of Music at Bard College

Cambridge, MA

Lisa Parker, Director (for program questions)

Rhaea D'Aliesio at (for questions regarding applications, housing, and other general questions)

The Longy Dalcroze Institute is designed for music teachers, instrumentalists, singers, conductors, composers, actors, dancers, and music therapists.The Institute includes License and Certificate Level Pedagogy classes, Eurhythmics, Solfege and Keyboard Improvisation classes.

Faculty: Lisa Parker, MM, Diplome Superieur, Eiko Ishizuka, Candidate for the Diplome Superieur, Adriana Ausch, MM, Dalcroze License, Ginny Latts, Dalcroze License, Melissa Tucker, Dalcroze License


41st Summer Dalcroze Eurhythmics Workshops

Marta Sanchez Dalcroze Training Center

Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA

1-week: July 10–14, 2017; 3-weeks: July 10-28, 2017

Stephen Neely, Director


The Dalcroze Training Center offers a one week workshop (Workshop I) and a conjoint three week workshop (Workshop II). Both workshops offer classes at introductory and advanced levels. Both workshops offer performers, conductors, music educators (preschool through college), studio teachers, music therapists, movement specialists, actors and dancers practical applications of Dalcroze principles for performance and teaching.

Institute for Jaques-Dalcroze Education Summer Program

July 9 - 29, 2017

Monocacy Manor, Bethlehem, PA

John R. Stevenson (Diplôme Supérieur), Director

The 2017 Institute will inspire you with new teaching ideas, skills, and knowledge. Come to be challenged musically, physically, and pedagogically. Be prepared to study and practice hard, and to experience the joy of a Jaques-Dalcroze Education. Housing and meals are on the campus of Monocacy Manor in the Retreat Center, making your stay convenient and most comfortable. The scenic beauty provides a respite from the stresses of life, allowing you to focus and immerse yourself in the experience of the Jaques-Dalcroze approach.