Hot Springs Music Festival

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The Hot Springs Music Festival pairs world-class mentor musicians from major orchestras, chamber ensembles and conservatory faculties with especially talented pre-professional apprentices–all of whom receive full tuition scholarship. Mentors and apprentices perform side by side in orchestral and chamber settings.  Visit our Mentor page for more information.

Click on the link provided for the Apprentice Application.


2 weeks
Application Deadline
March 15, 2020
Harp Instructors
Deborah Fleisher
14-18, College, Adult
Type of Harp
Pedal harp
Students must provide instrument—rentals are not available
Residency Options
All participants reside overnight
ASMSA Dormitory
$750 Room and Board. If accepted, $100 Application fee is applied to the total.
Financial Aid
Yes, full scholarships are available
What makes this camp experience unique is:
Interaction between Mentors and students
This camp is perfect for:
Those who hope to perform classical music professionally
Students come back year after year for our camp's:
Quality and community
More info

Participants for the entire duration of the Festival, 2 – 16 June 2019, will receive full instructional scholarships.  The Application Fee is $100, which is non-refundable.  There is a $750 fee for room and board.  Those accepted into the program will have their Application fee applied to the room and board.  Apprentices choosing not to participate in the entire Festival may attend for a $1750 fee.

New ASMSA DormitoryApprentice applications are evaluated solely on merit.  Personal information on this form is for administrative purposes only.  Application materials become the property of the Hot Springs Music Festival and will not be returned.