Spend your summer focusing on challenging and sophisticated repertoire under the direction of world-renowned conductors. During your time here, you will grow as a musician and artist, and experience the joy of playing with a group of outstanding fellow musicians from all over the world.
Students in the three-week Orchestra & Wind Ensemble program perform with one of four large ensembles:
- World Youth Symphony Orchestra (WYSO) (view 2021 repertoire)
- Interlochen Philharmonic (view 2021 repertoire)
- World Youth Wind Symphony (WYWS) (view 2021 repertoire)
- Interlochen Wind Ensemble (view 2021 repertoire)
With new repertoire each week, daily rehearsals, and three performances throughout the summer, you will experience what it's like to be a part of a professional ensemble.
Your chamber music experience include small ensemble rehearsal and coaching, performances, special topics, and master classes with our esteemed faculty.
You will also have weekly private lessons with one of our outstanding faculty members, many of whom hold advanced degrees in music, teach at the college level, and/or perform in professional symphony orchestras.
*Please note that all viola spots are now full.