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"I feel very privileged to have been working with the Colorado College Summer Music Festival since 2002. It has become one of the premier training programs for young orchestral musicians."

Scott Yoo, Festival Orchestra Conductor

June 7-28, 2015

Susan Grace, music director
Virginia Barron, associate director
Scott Yoo, conductor

After having wrapped up a great season of Summer Music Festival, we are now looking forward to the 2015 season! As we start scheduling artists, we'll keep you updated.

Mark your calendars for one of our scheduled InterMezzo 2015 performances; St. Lawrence String Quartet on Tuesday, April 7.

The Colorado College Summer Music Festival is an intensive three-week program for 52 advanced student musicians.

  • Full tuition, room and board scholarships for all accepted students.
  • Violin, viola, cello, bass, flute, oboe, clarinet, bassoon, horn, trumpet, trombone, timpani/percussion, and piano applications accepted.
  • Students must be 16 years old by June 1 to apply.
  • Chamber Music and Orchestra
  • World-class faculty
  • Small faculty-student ratio
  • Private instruction, master classes
  • Classes in improvisation, mental toughness training
  • Numerous performance opportunities on and off campus
  • Faculty/student concerts
  • Concerto readings and competition
  • Lively and appreciative audiences
  • Mountain hiking, Garden of the Gods
  • Nestled at the foot of Pikes Peak