Stephanie Baer discusses the Strings program

Study string performance in New York City. String Studies at NYU Steinhardt helps you pursue your passion with advanced performance training and related academic study. Prepare for your career as a professional musician with:

  • A breadth of instruction in musical genres and settings that gives you the flexibility to perform in a number of environments
  • Private lessons with celebrated musicians
  • Performance opportunities in New York City, including solo recitals, chamber music, symphony and repertory orchestras, and world music and jazz ensembles
  • Talented peers who support and elevate your skills in a collegial atmosphere

Our world-renowned faculty have performance backgrounds that range from the New York City Ballet orchestra to Grammy-nominated recordings. They not only have the mastery to develop your potential as a performer, but also provide the real-world knowledge that will help you succeed after graduation.