High School Classical Guitar Institute

Kick off your summer with an intensive, 3-week study of the classical guitar. You’ll work with world-class faculty, challenge yourself with exciting solo and ensemble repertoire, and explore the nuts-and- bolts of guitar technique.

Program length: 1 week
Program dates:
June 20, 2020 to June 26, 2020
Tuition: $1,575
Age range: Students currently in grades 9-12

Registration for this summer 2020 program will open later this fall.

More information coming soon!


Audition Requirements

Video file #1:
A single movement of a solo concert work from the Baroque, Classical/Romantic, or Modern stylistic eras.

Video file #2:
An etude from the list below:

  • Leo Brouwer, 20 Estudios Sencillos
  • Mateo Carcassi, 25 Etudes, Op. 60
  • Fernando Sor, 20 Studies (Segovia edition)

Video file #3:
Perform a 2-octave major scale (ascending and descending) with i-m alternations, rest stroke or free stroke

Additional Opportunities


Dr. Matthew Cochran

Instructor of Guitar, Interlochen Arts Academy, Instructor of Guitar and Singer-Songwriter Instructor, Interlochen Arts Camp

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