Amateur adult classical music camps
For seven decades, musicians from all over the world have gathered each summer to play chamber music and to grow as musicians.
For over forty years, that gathering has taken place on the campus of Bennington College in Vermont.
Adult workshops for performance (natural horn, piano, percussion, audition training) & for teachers (violin, viola, Kodaly method, voice); pre-college academies in piano, strings, percussion, audition training Professional development for conductors & orchestra musicians; intensive program of readings & public performances of about 60 orchestral works; conducting class has up to 18 participants, with each also playing.
All first-year Fellows must pay a 0 registration fee.
Please join our e-mail newsletter for updates about our next camp, August 12 – 19, 2018.Daily coached five hours of rehearsal followed by mini-master classes with two coaches & four groups. Courses in opera history, acting, Italian diction, sight-singing & ear training; voice lessons & coachings; recitals of Italian art songs & opera scenes; master classes with renowned artists; career development workshops.Private lessons, acting classes, Alexander Technique, Dalcroze Eurythmics, master classes, improvisation sessions, sight singing, vocal health, dance & movement classes, repertoire classes, final recital performance.April 2016, featured in Musical America's Worldwide Festivals Guide."How does one put in just words the multitude of feelings for which only music says best? " The music program is located on the beautiful grounds of Lakefield College School, 150 kilometres north-east of Toronto, with full accommodations available (aerial tour).