Intended for intermediate to advanced students, participants are typically aged 15-25. The program includes daily private lessons, chamber music coachings,  masterclasses, string orchestra and concerts.


  • 3 private lessons (45 min)
  • 4 chamber music coachings
  • a technique clinic
  • a rehearsal with an accompanist
  • a masterclass (only selected students will perform)
  • performance of a solo piece and chamber work in a student recital
  • string orchestra


The application deadline is March 31st.  We still accept new applications, especially on viola and cello.

Course Fee: 72.000 ISK
Reduced price for early applications: 62.000 ISK

To guarantee the discounted price, applications are due by February 28th
All applicants will receive a reply within 2 weeks of submitting their application.
A nonrefundable deposit of ISK 20.000 is required. 

Four Atlanta Festival Academy full tuition scholarships!

In collaboration with the Atlanta Festival Academy we offer HIMA participants that play stringed instruments a full tuition merit scholarship to attend the Atlanta Festival Academy 2019 based on a required audition tape recording. The AFA participants are responsible for their airfare, room and board. Anyone aged 10-23 is applicable. Please mark the appropriate box in the application form if you would like to apply for a scholarship to attend AFA 2019.





mom      lin-yao  



      merki-a-vef-skjoldur-vinstr    ylir