Green Lake Festival Chamber Music Camp
( 25-30— 4+ guest artists)
Laura J. Deming, Festival Dir.
Karen Kim, Renee Skerik, Tom Rosenberg, James
Howsmon, Andrew Armstrong, Previous Featured Teachers
PO Box 569 (920) 748-9398
Green Lake, WI 54941 twitter.com/GreenLakeFest
Type: Chamber music camp with daily coachings & master
classes by guest artists; performances in festival concerts
at historic Thrasher Opera House & Ripon Coll. Age &
Level: Advanced college, graduate, & pre-college (grades
7-12) students (violin, viola, cello, piano); preformed ensembles & individual students; tape audition required. Site:
Green Lake Conference Center. Dates: June 27-30, 2019.
Madeline Island Music Camp
PO Box 254 (715) 747-6045
La Pointe, WI 54850 twitter.com/Madeline_Music_
118 E. 26 St., Minneapolis, MN 55404 (612) 871-7781
Type: Chamber Music for Strings; Advanced Quartet &
Chamber Orchestra Program; Chamber Music for Winds.
Age & Level: 14-24 (Strings); 18-24 (Advanced). Site:
Madeline Island, northern Wisconsin. Dates: 2019 TBD;
Music and Drama Camp
Dr. David Ledgerwood, Dir.
Katie Potter, Admissions Dir.
Dr. David Ledgerwood, Dr. David Brown, Lewis Rosove,
Dr. Jeffrey Miller, Christina Miller, Featured Teachers
745 W. Main St., Watertown, WI 53094 (920) 206-4047
Type: Tracks include band, piano, musical/comedy, stage,
strings, video. Age & Level: General, 12-18 years; piano
& strings tracks, intermediate & advanced; band, 5th-12th
grade, beginning to advanced; all other tracks combined.
Site: Watertown, WI. Dates: June 10-14, 2019. Cost: $295
(registration before Apr. 10); $345 (registration after Apr.
10 until May 15).
Shell Lake Arts Center (700— 100)
Tara Burns, Exec. Dir.
Shell Lake Arts Center, Box 315 (715) 468-2414
Shell Lake, WI 54871 twitter.com/shelllakearts
Type: Music camps & workshops for music students & teachers
in rock n roll, vocal performance, show choir, jazz ensemble,
jazz improv, jazz strings, concert band, piano, trumpet
workshop, trombone workshop, saxophone workshop,
guitar & bass workshop, viola workshop, filmmaking,
songwriting, music production, painting & drawing, and
adult big band and musical theatre workshops. Age &
Level: Grades 7-12 & teachers; auditions for placement
level only. Site: Shell Lake Arts Center, Shell Lake, WI.
Dates: June-Aug., 2019.
univ. of Wisconsin-Madison Summer Music Clinic
( 400 senior high school, 400 junior high school— 100
teachers, 50 residential counseling staff)
Elizabeth Snodgrass, Outreach Program Mgr.
Tracy Marks, Outreach Program Specialist
Univ. of Wisconsin-Madison, Div. of Continuing Studies
21 N. Park St., Rm. 7359 (608) 263-2242
Madison, WI 53715
Type: Summer youth camp for students participating in band,
orchestra, choir, musical theater, & jazz ensembles. Offers a variety of class electives such as instrument classes
and sectionals, music history, theory, dance, non-Western
music studies, jazz studies, composition, acting, and yoga.
Age & Level: Junior high school level for students completing grades 6, 7, & 8; senior high school level for students
completing grades 9-12; audition for placement only on the
first day of the program. Site: Univ. of Wisconsin-Madison
campus. Dates: June 16-22, 2019 (middle school); June
23-28, 2019 (high school). Cost: TBD
CAMMAC Lake MacDonald Music Centre
(Approx. 100 per week—Approx. 20 per week)
Julie Roy, Dir.
85 Chemin CAMMAC (819) 687-3938, (888) 622-8755
Harrington, QC J8G 2T2
Type: Classical, jazz, early music, chamber music, voice,
piano, dance, Broadway, & other related courses; no
audition; bilingual (English/French). Age & Level: 4 1/2 &
up; all levels from beginner to very advanced; Québec’s
only music camp for amateur adults. Site: Harrington
(Laurentians, Québec). Dates: 2019 TBD; 2018 June-Aug., Oct.
Canada’s National Arts Centre Summer Music Institute -
Young Artists Program, Conductors & Composers
Programs ( 70—25)
Pinchas Zukerman, Art. Dir.
Christy Harris, Mgr.
Hans Jorgen Jensen, Nicholas Mann, Grigory Kalinovsky,
Joel Quarrington, NAC Orch. five wind principals,
Ottawa, ON K1P 5W1 twitter.com/canadasnac
Type: Young Artists Program (strings, winds, piano, vocal).
Age & Level: Young Artists Program ( 12-18 years for Pre-College, 18-26 for Seniors, up to 35 for vocal program).
Site: Univ. of Ottawa & Canada’s National Arts Centre.
Dates: 2019 TBD; 2018 June. Cost: CAD 950 (Seniors),
CAD 550 (Pre-College); financial support available.
r a m s tango Academy; Bandoneon Intensive Workshop; Che Bandoneon International Competition ( 30-40— 7-10) Hector Del Curto, Art. Dir. Jisoo Ok, Exec. Dir.
3419 Weeks Hill Rd. (802) 779-9669
Stowe, VT 05672 twitter.com/Stowe Tango
Type: Bandoneon Intensive Workshop; Tango Academy. Age
& Level: 18 & up; Bandoneon, violin, viola, cello, double
bass & piano players who have an avid interest in tango
music performance. Site: Stowe, VT. Dates: 2019 TBD;
Vermont Music & Arts Center ( 50-60 per week— 17
music, 1 art)
Barbara Jaffe, Mus. Dir.
Jeff Stewart, VMAC Coord.
60 Warren St., Plainville, MA 02762 (508) 695-3904
Type: Adult chamber music workshop, participant-formed groups, coaching available. Age & Level: 21 & up;
intermediate & up; no audition. Site: Lyndon State Coll.,
Lyndonville, VT. Dates: 2019 TBD; 2018 July. Cost: $1200/
week (all inclusive).
Heifetz International Music Institute ( 75—28)
Daniel Heifetz, Founder/Art. Dir.
Benjamin K. Roe, Exec. Dir.
107 E. Beverley St. (540) 907-4446
Staunton, VA 24401 twitter.com/HeifetzMusic
Type: Two private lessons a week, master classes, Ashkenasi/
Kirshbaum Chamber Music Seminar; communication
training (drama, public speaking, movement, voice); violin,
viola, cello, piano; public performances, tours, & residencies. Age & Level: 14-23; audition required. Site: Mary
Baldwin Coll., Staunton, VA. Dates: June 27-Aug. 9, 2019.
Wintergreen Summer Music Academy ( 62—20)
Ross Monroe Winter, Academy Dir.
Erin Freeman, Art. Dir.
PO Box 816
c/o Wintergreen Performing Arts Inc. (434) 361-0541
Wintergreen, VA 22958 twitter.com/ WintergreenArts
Type: String chamber music, conducting, composition,
voice, arts administration. Age & Level: 16-24, or older;
pre-professional level. Site: Wintergreen, VA. Dates: 2019
TBD; 2018 July-Aug. Cost: Varies by program; full & partial
Icicle Creek Chamber Music Institute (20—8-10)
Oksana Ezhokina, Art. Dir.
PO Box 2071 (509) 548-6347 x 46
Leavenworth, WA 98826 twitter.com/iciclecreek
private lessons. Age & Level: Minimum age 18; college
undergraduate & graduate students; audition required,
recorded. Site: Icicle Creek Center for the Arts,
Leavenworth, WA. Dates: 2019 TBD; 2018 July.
Marrowstone Music Festival ( 200—27)
Stephen Rogers Radcliffe, Mus. Dir.
Dale Clevenger, Ryan Dudenbostel, Conds.
Coltan Foster, Festival Coord.
Daniel Petersen, Exec. Dir.
11065 Fifth Ave. NE, Suite A (206) 362-2300
Seattle, WA 98125
Type: Intensive 2-week residential orchestral & chamber
music festival. Age & Level: 14-25; recording audition
required. Site: Western Washington Univ., Bellingham.
tuned In! Summer Student Festival (24—4-6)
Skyros Quartet, Dir.
Virginia Wright, Admissions Dir.
PO Box 27164 (206) 357-3009
Seattle, WA 98165 twitter.com/chambermusicmad
Type: Chamber music. Age & Level: 13-23; placement
audition required. Site: North Seattle. Dates: July.
Birch Creek Music Performance Center
( 30-60 per session— 15-30 per session)
Mona Christensen, Exec. Dir.
PO Box 230, 3821 Cty. Hwy. E (920) 868-3763
Egg Harbor, WI 54209-0230 twitter.com/birchcreekmusic
Type: Percussion & steel band, symphony, jazz (two
sessions). Age & Level: 13-18. Site: Birch Creek Music
Performance Center. Dates: Mid June-mid Aug. (four 2-
week summer music academy instrumental sessions).
Adamant Music School ( 30—6+)
Franklin Larey, Willard Schultz, Seta Tanyel, Esther Wang;
André Laplante, Artist-in-Residence, Previous Featured
PO Box 22 (802) 223-3347
Adamant, V T 05640 twitter.com/adamantschool
Type: Piano only; 3-week traditional session; 5-day John
O’Conor master class; 5-day Christopher Elton master
class; 5-day Menahem Pressler master class; sessions/
classes with room/board. Age & Level: 15 & up; MP3/CD
required. Site: 5 participant/faculty residences, 48 grand
pianos & 27 practice studios on 200 wooded acres, with
ponds, streams, waterfalls in Adamant, VT. Dates: 2019
TBD; 2018 July-Aug.
Bennington Chamber Music Conference & Composers’
Forum of the East Inc. ( 270—60)
Tobias Werner, Mus. Dir.
Marilyn Bell, Exec. Dir.
900 W. 190 St., #11-O (212) 927-5053
New York, NY 10040
Type: Chamber music for advanced adult amateurs; coaching
program for strings, winds, piano & voice. Age & Level: 18
& up; audition required. Site: Bennington Coll., Bennington,
VT. Dates: mid-July-mid Aug.
Green Mountain Chamber Music Festival ( 200—35)
Kevin Lawrence, Art. Dir.
Barbara Lawrence, Bus. Mgr.
4132 Snyder Dr. (336) 306-3588
Winston-Salem, VT 27127
Type: Four-week program of solo & chamber music study
for advanced students of violin, viola, cello, & piano. Age
& Level: 14-30; (high school, college, graduate) Site: Univ.
of Vermont, Burlington, VT. Dates: June 23-July 21, 2019
Cost: $4380; scholarships available.
Killington Music Festival ( 65—16)
Maria Fish, Exec. Dir.
PO Box 386 (802) 773-4003
Rutland, VT 05702 twitter.com/killingtonmusic
Type: Solo & chamber music; violin, viola, cello, double bass,
winds, brass, & piano; master classes, lessons, coaching,
performance opportunities. Age & Level: High school
students; graduate & undergraduate students; audition
required. Site: Killington, VT. Dates: 2019 TBD; 2018 June-July.
KoSA International Percussion Workshop, Drum Camp
Aldo Mazza, Art. Dir.
56 Westview St. (800) 541-8401
Morrisville, QC 05661 twitter.com/kosamusic
PO Box 333, Station Saint-Jacques
Montreal QC, Canada H3C 2S1
Type: Hands-on intensive percussion camps with a diverse
range of styles & techniques; classes in video
conference & music technology; daily ensembles & jam
sessions. Camps in the US, China, Cuba, and Italy. Site:
Castleton University Dates: Mar. 3-9, 2019 (Cuba).
Manchester Music Festival Young Artists Program
Adam Neiman, Art. Dir.
PO Box 33, Manchester, VT 05254 (802) 362-1956
Type: Chamber music; scholarship program. Age & Level: 18
& up; live or DVD audition required. Site: Manchester, VT.
Dates: July 7-Aug. 11, 2019.
Anthony Checchia, Frank Salomon, Admin’rs
Jennifer Loux, Admissions
Mitsuko Uchida, Art. Dir.
1528 Walnut St., Suite 301 (215) 569-4690
Philadelphia, PA 19102 twitter.com/marlboromusicvt
Vermont: Box K, Marlboro, VT 05344 (802) 254-2394
Age & Level: 19-28, exceptional ability; audition required.
Site: Marlboro, V T. Dates: July 13-Aug. 11, 2019.
Point Counterpoint Chamber Music Camp for Strings &
Piano ( 50 per session— 9)
Jenny Beck, Exec. Dir.
1361 Hooker Rd., Leicester, VT 05733 (802) 247-8467
Type: Chamber music. Age & Level: 8-18; audition required.
Site: Lake Dunmore, VT. Dates: Starting in late June,
sessions vary in length from 2 to 8 weeks; ending in late
Aug. with a one-week session for campers ages 8-13.
Summer Sonatina International Piano Camp
(42/week, 150/season—9/week, 20/season)
Polly van der Linde, Dir.
Sheila Kearns, Admin’r
5 Catamount Ln. (802) 442-9197
Bennington, VT 05201 twitter.com/pianessa
Type: Piano. Age & Level: 7-16; all levels of ability; no audition.
Site: Bennington, VT. Dates: June 23-July 27, 2019.