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Programs in String Chamber Music, Wind Chamber Music, Voice, Composition, Conducting, Collaborative Piano, and Arts Administration. Fellowships, Scholarships, and Work-Study available.

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A FULL FACULTY LISTING COMING SOON!

STRING QUARTET FELLOWSHIP

Sunday, July 8 - Sunday, August 5

Open to a pre-formed string quartet (or quintet) on the verge of a professional career. This full scholarship program includes private lessons, masterclasses, coachings, multiple performances, musical collaboration with major guest artist(s), performance as a member of the professional Wintergreen Festival Orchestra, and a supported performance tour of Virginia.

STRING CHAMBER MUSIC

 

Full Session: Sunday, July 8 - Sunday, August 5

Half Sessions (limited availability): Sunday, July 8 - Sunday, July 22; Sunday, July 22 - Sunday, August 5

Explore chamber music in a supportive and intense environment. Study includes: private lessons, daily coachings, masterclasses, performance opportunities, professional development, special interest sessions, and more. Students develop musical skills, independence, and interpretation in the Academy while also observing their teachers and mentors perform at the Wintergreen Summer Music Festival.

VOCAL INTENSIVE

Sunday, July 22 - Sunday, August 5

BEETHOVEN, BERNSTEIN & BEYOND: A unique opportunity to study the rich heritage of American art song and the finer points of performing concert works with a full orchestra. Coachings, masterclasses, diction training, professional development, multiple concerts, and world premiere performances.

WIND CHAMBER MUSIC

Sunday, July 22 - Sunday, August 5

Explore woodwind chamber music in a supportive and intense environment. Study includes: private lessons, daily coachings, masterclasses, performance opportunities, professional development, special interest sessions, and an opportunity to perform side-by-side with their professional mentors. Students develop musical skills, independence, and interpretation in the Academy while also observing their teachers and mentors perform at the Wintergreen Summer Music Festival.

COMPOSERS' RETREAT

Sunday, July 15 - Sunday, July 29

Students explore the intricacies of film and art song composition, receiving world premiere performances and recordings of each genre. Studies include private lessons, group workshops, working with conductors and singers, and writing for chorus, vocal solo, and instruments.

CONDUCTORS' SUMMIT

Sunday, July 8 - Sunday, July 15

Conductors receive more than 120 minutes of podium time with student and professional ensembles in a supportive yet demanding environment. Additional classes include: baton technique, score study, professional development, orchestra communication, public speaking, and private video and materials review.

ARTS ADMINISTRATION FELLOWSHIP

Thursday, July 5 - Monday, August 6

This full scholarship program includes hands-on experience in marketing, development, patron communications, operations, and personnel management. Fellows participate in sessions with administration experts in the field of classical music, including Wintergreen leadership and guest mentors.

COLLABORATIVE PIANO FELLOWSHIP

Sunday, July 22 - Sunday, August 5

Open to one or two collaborative pianists on the verge of a professional career. This full scholarship program works closely with the Vocal Intensive program as the primary pianist and also includes daily mentoring and coaching. Additional classes include diction, professional development, and entrepreneurship.