Summer Music Opportunities


Suzuki Institutes

There are many Suzuki Institutes throughout the country held at various times during the summer.  To check when and where they will be and to see how they might line up with your family’s summer plans, search the SAA website:


Silver Music

Silver Music in NYC offers day camps in instrumental and chamber music.  I’ve had several students that have really enjoyed their program.


Elizabeth Morrow

Elizabeth Morrow School in NJ meets in early August for students age 4-13.  A fun program for young orchestral musicians.


Interlochen Summer Program

Famous as an arts boarding school but also for its summer program, Interlochen is a beautiful location with talented young artists in many fields. Their summer program is for students in 3rd-12 grades.


Apple Hill

Apple Hill is a chamber music workshop in New Hampshire for anyone older than 13 years (adults welcome too!); many levels welcome; five 10-day sessions throughout the summer.



Diller-Quaille Summer Program (NYC) for rising grades 2-5 and 6-8; instrumental and general music study.


Blue Lake (Suzuki)

Blue Lake in Michigan offers a variety of programs and session suitable for families, Suzuki students, independent youth (as a sleep-away), and up to adults who are interested in chamber music.  Many different artistic activities.  Great for those who love the outdoors!


Long Lake Music Camp

Long Lake Music Camp is a sleep away camp in NYC for ages 8-16.


French Woods performing arts camp

French Woods Performing Arts Camp is a sleep-away camp in western NY state where students ages 7-17 can major in a chosen field and then explore many other arts and activities as minors.