Music@Menlo’s Chamber Music Institute provides students with direct and sustained contact with leading musicians and musicologists. Most artists on the festival’s elite roster of main-stage performers instruct and collaborate with students in coaching sessions, master classes, and other Institute activities.


Gloria Chien**
Peter Dugan*
Gilbert Kalish
Hyeyeon Park**
Juho Pohjonen
Yekwon Sunwoo*
Orion Weiss*
Wu Han


Benjamin Beilman
Ivan Chan
Chad Hoopes*
Bella Hristova*
Paul Huang
Soovin Kim
Jessica Lee**
Sean Lee
Yura Lee
Amy Schwartz Moretti*
Arnaud Sussmann
Danbi Um


Roberto Díaz
Hsin-Yun Huang
Paul Neubauer
Richard O’Neill


Dmitri Atapine**
Nicholas Canellakis
David Finckel
Clive Greensmith
Keith Robinson


Scott Pingel

Escher String Quartet

Adam Barnett-Hart, violin
Aaron Boyd, violin
Pierre Lapointe, viola
Brook Speltz, cello


Radovan Vlatković, horn*

Encounter Leaders

Aaron Boyd
Christopher H. Gibbs
Ray Iwazumi
Soovin Kim

*Music@Menlo debut
** Young Performers Program faculty

Faculty subject to change.