Center for Innovative Musicianship

The Center for Innovative Musicianship (CIM²) nurtures students’ entrepreneurial and professional skills as they become leaders in a diverse and evolving musical world.

CIM2 integrates comprehensive career services, community or virtual performance and educational opportunities, and an entrepreneurship-focused curriculum into the CIM ecosystem. CIM2 guides students toward meaningful career goals that complement their classical training while serving a variety of audiences from students and alumni to organizations and the community.

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How We Can Help


Discover a selection of career resources, learn about community performance opportunities, and sign up for virtual masterclasses to hone professional skills.


Tap into our talented and diverse pool of musicians and performers—hire a student musician for full-time, part-time and volunteer opportunities. 


Register for our virtual classes, learn about featured programming that addresses diversity, and hire student musicians for weddings and special events.