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At the Sewanee Summer Music Festival, students ages 12 through graduate school receive four weeks of personal and intensive musical training with inspiring conductors and a world-class faculty. Just a few features:

  • Scholarships.
  • Renowned conductors and faculty.
  • Weekly orchestra performances.
  • Chamber music tailored to each student with frequent faculty coaching and many performing opportunities
  • Weekly private lessons.
  • Master classes.
  • Jacqueline Avent Concerto Competition. Winners perform with SSMF Faculty Orchestra and receive scholarships.
  • Seminars covering a variety of topics such as college application process, life as an orchestral musician, professional development, resume writing, performance anxiety, avoiding injury, and more.