Welcome to the William Pu Music Academy

The William Pu Music Academy, located in the heart of the fast-growing North Fulton area, is Atlanta’s most prestigious music academy.

Private and Group Music Lessons

The William Pu Music Academy offers private and group music lessons instruction to students of all ages on various instruments which including violin, viola, cello, double bass and piano whether they be beginners or advanced students.

Founded by William Pu, the former associate concertmaster of the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra, the Music Academy includes a distinguished faculty made up of Atlanta-area musicians with strong professional, educational and experienced teaching backgrounds.

The unique combination of a distinguished faculty, the first-class facility and a convenient location makes the William Pu Music Academy one of the highest in-demand music institutions in the greater Atlanta metropolitan area!

2015 Summer Music Camps

WPMA offers 5 different summer music camps for the summer of 2015. The summer camps are specially designed for young string players ranging from beginners to advanced players, aging from pre-k to 12th grade. Students are given instruction on all levels and perform solo or with an ensemble based on their ages and abilities. Young musicians at all skill levels are welcome. There will be a recital on the last day of camp where all students will perform. Click here for the 2015 Summer Music Camp registration form or contact WPMA for more information.

Summer Music Camps

Five-Week Summer Music Program for String Instruments

String Instruments Included: Violin, Viola, Cello & Double Bass
Camp Time: Monday – Friday / 9:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. except Music Kids Camp

  • $100 along with the registration form is due before May 15 to secure a space.
  • 20% discount for signing up the 2nd camp. 20% discount for the siblings (limited to one per family)
  • Lunch is not included in the tuition. WPMA will purchase lunch for students who bring the money.

Camp 1: June 22 – 26
Violin Camp I (Sonata only)
Fee: $525
Age: middle school & high school students (maximum 6 students)
Curriculum: daily private lessons with pianist, master class with guest violinist & performance

Camp 2: July 13 – 17
String Builder Camp
Fee: $398
Age: 4th grade & up
Curriculum: music theory, group lesson, small ensemble & performance

Camp 3: July 20 – 24
Chamber Music and Ensemble Camp
Fee: $398
Age: 6th grade & up
Curriculum: chamber music coaching, string orchestra rehearsals & performance
*10% tuition discount for viola, cello & double bass students. The 10% discount may not be combined with other offers.

Camp 4: July 27 – 31 (This camp is full!)
Violin Camp II (Signature ‘Boot’ Camp by Mr. Pu)
Fee: $525
Age: anyone who dare! (maximum 6 students)
Curriculum: daily private lessons, master class with guest violinist & performance

Camp 5: August 3 – 7 (This camp is full!)
Violin Camp II (Signature ‘Boot’ Camp by Mr. Pu)
Fee: $525
Age: anyone who dare! (maximum 6 students)
Curriculum: daily private lessons, master class with guest violinist & performance

WPMA Faculty Mr. Khashimov won International Competition!

WPMA - Nadir's pic

A big congratulations to WPMA violin faculty, Nadir Khashimov for winning the 1st Prize and the Audience Prize of the 2015 62nd Washington International Competition for Strings in Washington DC on June 2015! Mr. Khashimov will have numbers of prestigious engagements, including a solo performance with the National Symphony at the Kennedy Center and solo recitals at the Phillips Collection and at the Library of Congress. Bravo Mr. Khashimov!!