Summer Camps
Presented by ASTA Institutional Members

as of Sunday, March 26, 2023

Please continue checking this section as information is posted as it is received. This section provides you a comprehensive list of summer programs brought to you from Institutional Members of ASTA. Information is alphabetized by Institution, not program date.

Appalachian State University Hayes School of Music
813 Rivers Street
Wendy Jarema
Boone, NC 28608-0001
Phone: (828) 262-6464
Fax: (828) 262-6646
Summer Camps:
Cannon Music Camp – June 25–July 16, 2022 – – – 828-262-4091 – Cannon Music Camp is a three-week music-filled retreat in the Blue Ridge Mountains of North Carolina, with intensive college preparatory work in performance and music theory. Campers participate in daily ensemble rehearsals and music theory classes in an atmosphere that elevates everyone's musicianship. Equally important is the direct instruction each camper receives in weekly, one-hour lessons. -
Arizona State University, School of Music, Dance and Theatre
Nancy Buck, Professor
50 East Gammage Pkwy
Tempe, AZ 85287-0001
Phone: (480) 965-877
Fax: (480) 965-2659
Summer Camps:
Mariachi 101: Building your Own Mariachi Program. June 6–10, 9 AM–12 PM. Instructors: Scott Glasser, Michael Smith. Contact: Scott Glasser, – Registration website: – Tuition: The workshop is available for continuing education hours ($195) or for 1 college credit (see tuition schedule). Are you looking to expand the offerings of your music program and engage more students? Have you been wanting to establish a mariachi program but don't know where to start? Through this course, we aim to provide resources, insight, and advice on building a school mariachi program from scratch, one that is inclusive of students from all backgrounds. Join us for a workshop that will inspire your journey as a mariachi director and assist in building a successful program from the ground up! In-person attendance is strongly recommended; Zoom option possible. Contact for details. -
Atlanta Festival Academy
340 Prospect Pl
Alpharetta, GA 30005-5467
Summer Camps:
Chamber Music Camp – July 18–30, 2022 / July 17–29, 2023 – 404-518-8891 / / -
Junior Talent Development Program – July 18–30, 2022 / July 17–29, 2023 – 404-518-8891 / / -
Atlanta Festival Chamber Orchestra 2022–2023 Season – September 8, 2022–March 25, 2023 – 404-518-8891 / / -
Belmont University, School of Music
1900 Belmont Blvd
Attn: Carrie Kimbrough
Nashville, TN 37212-3758
Phone: (615) 460-8118
Summer Camps:
String Crossings – June 26–July 1, 2022 – – String Crossings is Belmont University’s annual week-long summer camp where current high school string students learn and perform music from a diverse set of genres including classical, jazz, rock, celtic, swing, and bluegrass. Students have the opportunity to study with Belmont's world renowned faculty, explore creative musicianship and technique in all styles, participate in interactive performances, and immerse themselves in an exciting week of making music with new friends! -
Blue Lake Fine Arts Camp
300 E Crystal Lake Rd
Brianne Tyler, Executive Assistant
Twin Lake, MI 49457-9499
Phone: (231) 894-1966
Fax: (231) 893-5120
Summer Camps:
Blue Lake Fine Arts Suzuki Family Camp - June 11–18, 2023
Blue Fine Arts Summer Camp (Grades 5-12) - June 21–August 13, 2023
Blue Lake Summer Camp for Adults - July 6–August 16, 2022
Bob Jones University School of Music
Attn: Brandon Ironside
1700 Wade Hampton Blvd
Greenville, SC 29614-0001
Phone: (864) 242-5100
Fax: (864) 467-9302
Summer Camps:
Junior String Camp Grades 4-8 - July 10-14, 2023
Senior String Camp Grades 9-12 - July 23-28, 2023
Cairn University School of Music
200 Manor Ave
Benjamin Harding, Dean, School of Music
Langhorne, PA 19047-2942
Fax: (215) 702-4342
Summer Camps:
David Kim Orchestral Institute -
Csehy Summer School of Music -
Camp Con Brio, String Camp of the Rockies
PO Box 460234
Alison Mayes, Director
Aurora, CO 80046-0234
Phone: (720) 663-9038
Summer Camps:
Middle School and High School Camp – July 6–9, 2022 – Golden Bell Camp and Conference Center, Divide, Colorado -
Camp Encore-Coda
Camp Encore/Coda
55 Marmion St Apt 2
Jamaica Plain, MA 02130-2459
Phone: (617) 584-1129
Summer Camps:
First Session - June 28 - July 22, 2023
Staccato Session 1 - July 28 - July 12, 2023
Second Session - July 23 - August 13, 2023
Staccato Session 2 - July 23 - August 6, 2023
Full Season - June 28 - August 13, 2023
Chamber Music Guild
PO Box 27164
Seattle, WA 98165-1564
Summer Camps:
Chamber Music Guild presents the 9th annual Summer Student Festival, a unique opportunity to explore chamber music by working with a professional string quartet. Directed by Skyros Quartet, the festival is an incomparable week-long musical learning experience for middle school, high school, and college students. The festival features intensive coaching, sight-reading, masterclasses, and daily theater arts activities. Learn more at or contact Managing Director, Virginia Wright at - July 10th-15th, 2023
Eastman School of Music
26 Gibbs St
Petar Kodzas
Rochester, NY 14604-2599
Phone: (585) 274-2402
Fax: (585) 274-1089
Summer Camps:
Summer@Eastman – June 27–August 5, 2022 – / Email / Phone 585-274-1074 -
FASE, Inc. - The Bornoff Foundation for the Advancement of String Education
475 Valley St
Debbie Lyle
Scottsville, VA 24590-4969
Phone: (434) 286-8800
Summer Camps:
National Bornoff Workshop (In-Person) Southwest Location TBA Debbie Lyle, Director Phone: (434) 981-4618 Email: Website: National Bornoff Workshop (In-Person) July 10-16, University of Kansas Graduate Credit and Bornoff Certification Programs are available for an extra fee. Features an extensive study of Bornoff pedagogy and materials for teachers of all levels of instruction in class or studio settings. Participants will have the opportunity to track their courses according to their previous Bornoff experience with choices including instrument and level-specific classes each day. CURRICULUM MAPPING will be front and center as we help teachers create their own customized plans for the 2022-23 school year and beyond. Learn how to create a flexible, living document that will take the guesswork out of your daily, weekly, monthly, and yearly lesson planning. - July 8-14,2023
International Bornoff Workshop (In-Person) Mexico, Location TBA - TBD - Late July/Early August
Online Workshops 15 Contact Hours Monday-Wednesday 10 am - 4:15 pm Eastern Time - June 12-14 or June 19-21
George Mason University/Mason Community Arts Academy
4260 Chain Bridge Rd
Fairfax, VA 22030-4297
Phone: (703) 993-9889
Summer Camps:
Mason Summer Strings Institute, Ages 13 - 18 - June 26 – June 30, 2023
Mason Strings Camp, Ages 9 - 13 - July 3 – 14, 2023
Viola Bootcamp, Ages 10 - 18 - July 31 – Aug 4, 2023
Violin Bootcamp, Ages 10 - 18 - July 31 – Aug 4, 2023
Summer Violin Academy, Ages 12 - 18 - Aug 7 – 11, 2023
Idaho State University
921 S 8th Ave Stop 8099
Pocatello, ID 83209-0001
Phone: (208) 282-3989
Fax: (208) 282-4314
Summer Camps:
Summer Institute for Piano & Strings - June 26, 223 - July 1,2023
Itasca Orchestra and Strings Program
PO Box 140
Grand Rapids, MN 55744-0140
Phone: (218) 327-5781
Fax: (218) 327-5798
Summer Camps:
TCCC/IOSP Youth Camp 2022: Camp will include five days of exploration and instruction Monday-Friday 9am-3pm. Saturday, August 13th the camp will culminate in a performance which will include all camp participants! Students ages 8-16 with all levels of experience are welcome to join this integrative music camp brought to you by Itasca Orchestra and Strings Program at the Reif Performing Arts Center. Camp activities will focus on nurturing the individual potential of participants and providing a safe and supportive environment for creativity and expression. All students will participate in a final performance at the Reif Performing Arts Center. Strings teachers from the Third Coast Chamber Collective (a professional chamber music group) will lead the camp with the assistance of guest musicians Irene Diaz (cello), Ria Hodgson (violin) and Lynnea Iverson (voice). For more information: Phone: 218-327-5781 Email: - 8/7/2022 - 8/13/2022
Adult Chamber Music Camp: The camp will include chamber music rehearsals side by side with TCCC members, Feldenkrais for Musicians, music appreciation classes and a final performance. Repertoire will be tailored to the size, instrumentation and experience of the participants. All participants will be placed in a chamber music ensemble with a faculty member to facilitate music collaboration and artistic communication between the participants and their coaches. The camp will be concluded with a performance of all chamber music groups, to be held on Saturday August 20th. APPLICATION INFORMATION: Adult musicians ( 18+) with 3 or more years of experience are eligible to apply. Application Deadline: JUNE 30. SLOTS ARE LIMITED. For all requirements, please visit: To learn more about the Third Coast Chamber Collective artists and their guests, please visit ?'s: - 8/15/2022 - 8/20/2022
Killington Music Festival
PO Box 386
Attn: Maria Fish, Executive Director
Rutland, VT 05702-0386
Phone: (802) 773-4003
Fax: (802) 773-1168
Summer Camps:
Now in its 39th Season of presenting fine chamber music the Killington Music Festival has fostered a healthy, safe and vibrant education and performance community of artists.  KMF is offering two weeks of inspiring virtual Master Sessions providing opportunities for all music lovers to attend from around the world.  The sessions are designed to invigorate, inspire and enhance the quality of music in each of the participants lives, carefully crafted with the Modern-Day Musician in mind. We are excited that the world renowned musicians Glenn Dicterow and Emilio Colon will be conducting masterclasses. The Master Sessions will strengthen understanding and skills that are relevant, competitive and adaptable in the 21st century.  KMF Master Sessions are intended for everyone, from music lovers to students to professionals!  Please visit - June 28 2021 - July 9 2021
New Hampshire Fiddle Ensemble, Inc. 501c3
Attn: Ellen Carlson
22 Case Rd, PO Box 77
Nottingham, NH 03290
Summer Camps:
Fiddleheads Jam Camp - September 9-11
Rushmore Music Festival
PO Box 734
Rapid City, SD 57702
Phone: (605) 646-3146
Summer Camps:
Rushmore Music Festival Instruments: violin, viola, cello, double bass & piano Location: Rapid City, South Dakota - June 17 - July 31, 2023
Texas Tech University, School of Music
PO Box 42033
Lubbock, TX 79409-2033
Phone: (806) 834-2992
Fax: (806) 742-2294
Summer Camps:
Texas Tech University band and Orchestra Camp (grades 6 - 12) - July 4 2021 - July 10 2021
University of Missouri-Kansas City Conservatory
Loni Hamilton
317 Grant Hall, 5228 Charlotte Street
Kansas City, MO 64110
Phone: (816) 235-2354
Fax: (816) 235-5264
Summer Camps:
Midwest Honor Band and Orchestra Festival; Nom. Deadline: 11/13/15 - Feb 12-14, 2016
University of North Carolina Greensboro School of Music Attn: Marjorie Bagley
100 McIver St
Greensboro, NC 27412-5010
Summer Camps:
UNCG Summer Music Camp (336) 334-5299 - July 9-21, 2023
Southeast Honors String Festival - Dates may vary- check online
University of Oklahoma, School of Music
Attn: Gregory Lee
Catlett Music Center
Norman, OK 73019-0001
Phone: (405) 413-9246
Fax: (405) 325-7574
Summer Camps:
OU Summer String Academy -
Oklahoma Bass Bash -
University of St. Thomas
Recruitment & Communications Coordinator
Attn: Makenzie Kauffman
St Paul, MN 55105
Phone: 651-962-8570
Fax: (612) 962-5898
Summer Camps:
Graduate Programs in Music Education - June 12-August 4th, 2023
University of Utah School of Music
1375 Presidents Cir
Michelle Addison/Hasse Borup
Salt Lake City, UT 84112-0030
Phone: (801) 581-6762
Fax: (801) 581-5683
Summer Camps:
Chamber Music Workshop - June 12-16, 2023
William Pu Music Academy
330 Prospect Pl
Alpharetta, GA 30005-5467
Phone: 404-518-8891
Summer Camps:
Atlanta Festival Academy - July18-30,2022/July17-29,2023
Winchester Community Music School
407 Highland Ave
Laurie Russell, Executive Director
Winchester, MA 01890-4050
Phone: (781) 721-2950
Fax: (781) 721-9670
Summer Camps:
Summer Piano Festival - July 13 - 17, 2020 - ONLINE
Summer Chamber Music Festival - July 20 - August 1, 2020 - CANCELED

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