The information on this page is designed to provide knowledge on summer opportunities for YOCVA participants.  YOCVA receives many advertisements for summer camps and programs which take place locally and nationally.  Only the camps listed under "endorsed by staff" have been vetted by our organization.  The other references are provided for informational purposes only and do not constitute endorsement.  

Local/Regional endorsed by staff: 

Blue Ridge Chamber Music Camp (Angela Kelly, Director; Don Brubaker, Lead Strings Director) http://www.brchambermusic.com/

Strings Camp at Charlottesville Day School (Johanna Beaver. Director) https://www.cvilledayschool.org/summer-camp-registration/

Orchestra Project http://orchestraprojectrva.com/

Wintergreen Summer Music Academy  https://www.wintergreenperformingarts.org/academy/

Chamber Music Camp with Wes Swing at the Front Porch: https://frontporchcville.org/event/chamber-music-camp-with-wes-swing/2018-07-30/

Other Local and National opportunities:

Heifetz PEG, Mary Baldwin University http://heifetzpeg.org/

New England Music Camp  http://nemusiccamp.com/

Eastern Music Festival http://easternmusicfestival.org/

Carnegie NYO Jazz www.carnegiehall.org/NYOJazz

Sewanee Summer Music Festival http://sewaneemusicfestival.org/

Summer Music Festival https://www.coloradocollege.edu/other/summermusicfestival/

National Symphony Orchestra Summer Music Institute http://education.kennedy-center.org/education/nsoed/smi/

Curtis Summerfest  www.curtis.edu/yasp

Eastern US Music Camp www.easternusmusiccamp.com

Belmont University Summer Camp http://belmont.edu/music/summer_programs/index.html

Jacobs School of Music Summer Camp http://music.indiana.edu/precollege/