MUSIC & ART PROGRAMS
Imagine spending your summer training in the heart of where entertainment lives and breathes, where a dynamic community of actors come together to develop skills and friendships that will last a lifetime.
The Corcoran Summer Program is designed for rising high school juniors and seniors who want to prepare themselves for college admission and undergraduate success in the fields of photography, fine art and design. It gives students the opportunity to develop their skills as well as their portfolios. The programs carry two undergraduate credits each.
Nestled in the foothills of the Berkshire Mountains in central Connecticut, Buck’s Rock Performing and Creative Arts Camp is like no other summer, arts, sleep away program. We are a low-key, non-competitive haven where young artists, ranging in age from 9 to 16, are free to choose their own creative and performing art projects and activities, while working alongside professional artists and teachers in fully equipped studios.
Otis College of Arts and Design offers an intensive, four-week pre-college program for those 15 and older who wish to study at one of the top art and design colleges in the country. College preparation program in art and design: animation, architecture/landscape/interiors, black and white photography, digital photography, digital media, fashion design, graphic design, illustration, life drawing, painting, product design, toy design. Scholarships are available.
UCLA offers various programs and institutes during the summer.
A 3-week residential pre-college program that gives students a unique opportunity to live and study studio art in one of the greatest cities in the world. The program offers two modules of classes in 2D and 3D disciplines, modeled after our undergraduate program, where art-making and critical-thinking go hand in hand. Students will also participate in a ‘Visionary Studios’ class, involving artist talks, field trips, and more.
MPulse Summer Performing Arts Institutes on the Ann Arbor campus, inspire high school students to exciting new levels of excellence in music performance, music technology, musical theatre, theatre, and dance. Sessions are designed for students who are considering studying these areas in college. Participants work with distinguished University of Michigan faculty and alumni while experiencing campus life in Ann Arbor.
Bowling Green Summer Music Institute offers various options such as: Brass Camp, Jazz Camp, Recording Studio Camp, Vocal Arts Camp, Musical Theater Camp, Piano Camp, String Orchestra Camp, and Super Sax Camp.
Interlochen offers Visual and performing arts programs including creative writing, dance, motion picture arts, general arts, music, theater arts, and visual arts.
Our summer academies provide an opportunity for pre-college students to immerse themselves in their chosen discipline for several days or weeks with some of the finest music educators in the country.
Carnegie offers a six-week program in one of seven distinct pre-college programs. Explore architecture, art, design, drama, music, or the National High School Game Academy to prepare for study at the college level.
The California State Summer School for the Arts (CSSSA) is a rigorous pre-professional training program in the visual and performing arts, creative writing, animation, and film for talented artists of high school age. CSSSA provides a supportive environment in which students hone acquired skills and explore new techniques and ideas for an intense and exciting learning experience.
The Summer Arts experience is amazing! Here, you will meet fellow artists who get what you are expressing as an artist while also challenging you to up your game. Join this community of artists who will become lifelong friends and professional connections. At CSU Summer Arts you will: immerse yourself in creative work with some of the best artists in the world, find focus in your art and career goals, meet people who can help you achieve your goals, gain a great experience to add to your resume, grow and transform beyond anything you ever thought possible.
University of the Pacific, Conservatory of Music offers Pacific Music Camp. The camp offers a wide variety of ensembles, electives, and social activities for junior and senior high school musicians.