The Pacific Region International Summer Music Academy (PRISMA) unites top music students and world-renowned guest artists on the beautiful west coast of Canada. Our programs provide a unique and immersive opportunity for enthusiastic young musicians to prepare for positions in professional orchestras. Private lessons, mock auditions, and career development initiatives bridge the education students receive at a university/conservatory and the professional life of an orchestral musician. With your help, PRISMA's vision to become North America's premier summer music school, attracting both students and patrons by the merit and quality of our offerings. Our 2018 orchestra featured 87 students from 17 different countries.
Last June, over 8,000 concertgoers attended the two-week PRISMA Festival in Powell River, British Columbia, a city rich in cultural and musical tradition. PRISMA offers a full spectrum of musical entertainment including daily masterclasses and students recitals; a free community performance on the beach; plus a package of symphony and chamber music events that have been acclaimed by all who attend.
PRISMA is a registered charity founded in 2012. (BN: 840224240RR0001)