Brevard Music Center, Summer Institute and Festival

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Brevard provides an engaging, intensive summer community for young musicians of exceptional talent. Over five hundred students, ages 14-29, enroll each year and represent nearly every state in the U.S. and several other countries. Brevard presents 80 public concerts throughout its seven-week festival including major orchestral, chamber, and operatic repertoire.

2022 Program Dates

High School Division: June 24-July 24, 2021, College Division: June 21-August 8, 2021

4 or more weeks
Application Deadline
February 15, 2021
Harp Instructors
Allegra Lilly
14-18, College
Type of Harp
Pedal harp
Students must provide instrument—rentals are not available
Residency Options
All participants reside overnight
Harps are kept in climate-controlled studios. Students live in air-conditioned cabins.
$7,400 (tuition, room, board, student activities)
Financial Aid
Yes, partial scholarships are available
What makes this camp experience unique is:
Close-knit community; daily interaction with faculty; orchestral and small ensemble opportunities
This camp is perfect for:
High school students who wish to pursue music in college; advanced, college-aged harpists
Students come back year after year for our camp's:
Community of young musicians, here to study music and grow as humans