Youth Summer Music Programs

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Instilling a life-long love of music for over 40 years

The School of Music at Ohio State offers a diverse series of summer programs specifically designed to further students' understanding of — and love for — music. Our dedicated faculty has crafted rich experiences to engage the individual as a musician, person and scholar.
 

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Summer 2023

We are pleased to provide the following offerings for middle and high school musicians for summer 2023.

Fees, deadlines and a live registration link will appear on each program's web page on February 1, 2023. 

 

Day Programs

Vocal Arts Camp  •  with Ohio State Voice Faculty  •  June 9–11
For students entering grades 10–12 in 2023–2024 through 2023 high school graduates.

Music Leadership Intensive  •  Jordan Saul, director  •  June 18–21
For students entering 10th grade in 2023–24 through 2023 high school graduates.

Middle School Concert Band Academy  •  David Hedgecoth, director  •  June 25–30
For students entering grades 6–9 in autumn 2023.


Resident Programs (with a commuter option)

Clarinet Academy  •  Caroline Hartig, director  •  June 11–14
For clarinetists entering 9th grade in 2023–24 through 2023 high school graduates.

Saxophone Camp  •  Michael Rene Torres and Shawn Wallace, directors  •  June 11–14
For saxophonists entering 9th grade in 2023–24 through 2023 high school graduates.

Jazz Camp  •  Shawn Wallace, director  •  June 14–17
For jazz musicians entering 10th grade in 2023–24 through 2023 high school graduates.

Flute Workshop  •  Katherine Borst Jones, director  •  June 18–22
For flutists entering 9th grade in 2023–24 through 2023 high school graduates.

Double Reed Camp  •  Karen Pierson and Abby Yeakle Held, directors  •  June 21–24
For bassoonists and oboists entering 7th grade in 2023–24 through 2023 high school graduates.

Ohio State Marching Band Clinic  •  Christopher Hoch, director  •  July 7–9
For brass players and percussionists entering 10th grade in 2023–24 through 2023 high school graduates.
 

YSMP FAQs

For more information visit YSMP Frequently Asked Questions.
 

Questions?

Email Youth Summer Music Programs' registrar at YouthSummerMusic@osu.edu.