The Barenboim-Said Foundation offers a curriculum of eight years that aims to give the level to continue to professional studies.
There are currently 130 instrumental students enrolled in instrumental studies at the Barenboim- Said Foundation Ramallah. The students receive rigorous music lessons in individual instruments,
voice, music theory, chamber music, choir, and orchestra. Instrumental instruction is in piano, violin, viola, cello, wind and brass instruments. All instrument students receive two lessons per week in addition to weekly music theory and orchestra. The Barenboim-Said Foundation has two choirs, for beginners and advanced that work on weekly basis.