Summer Performance Opportunities
Find a Music Competition
The World Federation of International Music Competitions ~ http://www.wfimc.org
Music Competitions Resources by Homo Ecumenicus ~ http://homoecumenicus.com/music_competitions.htm
The Business Source for the Performing Arts ~ http://www.musicalamerica.com
Find a Summer Music Festival
• Peabody Conservatory Festival List Peabody Conservatory provides a list of summer music festivals with link their websites
• Boston Conservatory Festival List Boston Conservatory provides a list of summer music festivals in orchestral performance, chamber music, composition, and conducting. The list includes a key with symbols indicating which are Full Fellowship Festivals and which have Full Scholarships and Fellowships available.
• Sigma Alpha Iota Festival List Sigma Alpha Iota – International Music Fraternity site has a list of summer music festivals with links to their websites.
• The Savvy Musician Festival List The Savvy Musician provides a list of summer music festivals. The list provides each festival’s location, focus, and a website link.
• Ithaca College Festival List Ithaca College provides a list of summer music festivals. The page also contains a list of summer job opportunities.
• Puget Sound University Festival List University of Puget Sound provides a list of summer music festivals with a brief description of the length and type of festival under each entry. • College Confidential Festival List A list of summer music festivals compiled by a user on College Confidential
• Austin Peay State University Festival List Austin Peay State University provides a list of summer music festivals. Each entry has a line detailing which instruments are welcome to apply.
• The Instrumentalist Festival List The instrumentalist provides a list of summer music camps and festivals. While the list is from this past year, the list provides contact information and details about each camp and festival.
Find a Summer Opportunity
• International Society for the Performing Arts International Society for the Performing Arts Foundation… “Internet Gateway” provides links to resources including International Travel, International Research & Reference, On-Line Arts Networks, International Arts Directory, and Discipline-Specific Resources. This site requires some digging, but may lead to good things.
• Musical America On-Line Music Industry Newsletter giving news headlines, Calendar of Events, and searchable resources for Music Events and Artists.
• Sigma Alpha Iota Sigma Alpha Iota – International Music Fraternity site has searchable database Links to resources for Music (ex: search keyword – Summer Music Festivals – displays links to National Music Festivals websites, scholarships information, etc.
• Peabody Conservatory Job Search Service Site contains a list of summer music job opportunities for music majors.
• The Savvy Musician Job Board The Savvy Musician provides a list of links to other websites that catalogue jobs and internships for musicians.
• Ithaca College Music Festival & Summer Job List Ithaca College provides a list of summer music festivals that will often hire college students as counselors, ushers, administrators, etc. The list begins on the bottom half of the page.
Find a Voice/Theater Summer Program
It is recommended that you discuss which program(s) will benefit you the most with your studio teacher.