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Lamont School of Music

Outreach, Alumni & Summer Academy

Lamont Summer Academy

 

June 17 – July 1, 2018

Join us for our 11th season!

Equipping pre-college musicians for success in the 21st century!
Musical Excellence – Rich Program Diversity – Lifelong Friendships

Director: Victoria Vanest
Assistant to the Director:  To be determined.



Join us for an inspiring, innovative and fun 15-day intensive pre-college music experience in state-of-the-art facilities with outstanding artist faculty and musical peers from throughout the United States and abroad!

Private Lessons – Master Classes – Chamber Ensembles – Orchestra – Wind Ensemble – Choir – Flex Jazz Ensemble – Music Theatre – Steel Drum Ensemble – Recitals – Digital Music Making – Conducting – Theory – Collaborative Piano – Alexander Technique – Diction for Singers – Composers' New Music Workshop – Concerto/Aria Competition – Recreational Activities and more!

Applications accepted from Instrumentalists, Singers, Pianists and Composers, ages 14 through 18. (Some age exceptions based on level of musicianship).

COLLEGE CREDIT AVAILABLE TO STUDENTS WHO WILL BE JUNIORS AND SENIORS, FALL OF 2018, THROUGH UNIVERSITY OF DENVER'S EARLY EXPERIENCE PROGRAM.
For further information: https://www.du.edu/apply/admission/apply/earlyexperience.html

Guest artist information COMING SOON.

Major and Minor Options

       2018 Highlights include Classical Guitar and Digital Music Making!

Program Components & Curriculum

Scholarship application deadline - February 15, 2018

Regular application deadline - March 15, 2018

Typical Daily Schedule, Housing and Dining, Recreation

Tuition Options & Payment Information

Application Information


Program Faculty

Concert and Master Class Schedule

2018 Academy Guidebook

Mission Statement

The Lamont Summer Academy is committed to providing an inspirational, innovative, and fun musical experience for serious pre-college musicians, and promoting musical excellence, rich program diversity and lifelong friendships under the guidance of outstanding artist-teachers.

2018 Guest Artists

Cellist Mike Block returns as 2018 Guest Artist


Mike Block

Mike Block is a pioneering multi-style cellist, singer, composer, and educator, hailed by Yo-Yo Ma as the "ideal musician of the 21st-Century", and acclaimed by the NY Times for his "vital rich-hued solo playing". While still studying at the Juilliard School, Mike joined Yo-Yo Ma's Silk Road Ensemble, with which he has toured extensively throughout the world, and won a 2017 Grammy Award for Best World Music Album.

http://www.mikeblockmusic.com