Residential Camp for Chamber Music

July 23 - August 5, 2017
Lancaster, PA

Instruction
Blue Mountain Residential Camp offers world-class instruction in Voice, Violin, Viola, Cello, Piano & Flute. Other instruments may be accepted on a case-by-case basis.

Exploration
We encourage young people to explore and enjoy the incredibly rich world of chamber music. As one of the few chamber-music camps in the region, we offer a world-class faculty especially suited to inspire the next generation of musicians.

Preparation & Performance
Our schedule is rigorously focused toward preparing musicians to give excellent performances with their chamber groups at the festival’s close. We take time to develop individualized schedules, thus providing maximum challenge, support and opportunity for each student.

Individualized Attention
Each students receives a minimum of 5 hours of small group or personalized faculty instruction each day for two weeks.

Location & Housing
The camp takes place at Franklin and Marshall College, Lancaster, PA. Students reside in college dormitories.

Audition Requirements
Two contrasting works that represent the applicant’s highest level of technical and musical ability in voice, violin, viola, cello, piano or flute.

Application Procedure
All applications must be received by March 31. Late applications will be reviewed at the discretion of the executive director. See How to Apply.

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If you have a love of music and truly wish to express your talent, then Blue Mountain Festival offers you an intense two weeks to focus and further tap your potential in a personally satisfying and collaborative environment with the support of world-class musicians and vocalists.



Blue Mountain Festival • PO Box 2373 • Boothwyn, PA 19061 • Phone: 484-832-4660 • Email: BlueMountainFestival@gmail.com