Redwood Music Teen Camp

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Learn and perform the folk music of Ireland, Scotland, England, Wales, and more, all in the redwoods along the Monterey Bay. For players of fiddle, flute, pennywhistle, recorder, lever harp, guitar, mandolin, dulcimer, accordion, keyboards, percussion, Irish tenor banjo, and cello. Other activities include dancing and singing. Participants must be proficient on one of the above instruments and have played for at least two years.

2021 Program Dates

June 14-19, 2021

In-person and online options for 2021
In-person only
Less than 1 week
Application Deadline
Deadlines vary depending upon camp.
Harp Instructors
Jesse Autumn
11-13, 14-18
Advanced Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
Type of Harp
Lever harp
Students must provide instrument—rentals are available
Residency Options
All participants reside overnight
Teens sleep in large same-sex dormitory rooms; for 2021, faculty will also be sleeping on-site.
$895 includes five nights lodging, meals, and tuition. Early-bird registration discounts available.
Financial Aid
Yes, partial scholarships are available
What makes this camp experience unique is:
Playing in the redwoods, performing with others, fun setting with great instructors, excellent food.
This camp is perfect for:
Harpists who love Celtic music, playful environments, and the chance to jam with other musicians.
Students come back year after year for our camp's:
Outdoor setting, mix of music/play, playing/jamming with other musicians, supportive environment.
More info

Teen Camp (ages 12-18) is a six-day resident camp where students practice in instrument-specific groups, in small bands, and with the entire ensemble.