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.
 

Collage of participants for Youth Summer Music Programs

 

Summer 2022

We are pleased to provide the following offerings for middle and high school musicians for summer 2022.

 

Day Programs

Music Leadership Intensive  •  Jordan Saul, director  •  June 26–29
For students entering 10th grade in 2022–23 through 2022 high school graduates.

Middle School Concert Band Academy  •  David Hedgecoth, director  •  July 10–15
For students entering grades 7–9 in autumn 2022.


Resident Programs (with a commuter option)

Flute Workshop  •  Katherine Borst Jones, director  •  June 19–23
For flutists entering 9th grade in 2022–23 through 2022 high school graduates.

Saxophone Camp  •  Michael Rene Torres and Shawn Wallace, directors  •  June 26–29
For saxophonists entering 9th grade in 2022–23 through 2021 high school graduates.

Bass Camp  •  Barry Green, director  •  June 29–July 2
For bassists entering 9th grade in 2022–23 through 2022 high school graduates.

Jazz Camp  •  Shawn Wallace, director  •  June 29–July 2
For jazz musicians entering 10th grade in 2022–23 through 2022 high school graduates.

Clarinet Academy  •  Caroline Hartig, director
Not offered in 2022, but we look forward to offering this program again in 2023.

Double Reed Camp  •  Karen Pierson and Abby Yeakle Held, directors  •  July 6–9
For bassoonists and oboists entering 7th grade in 2022–23 through 2022 high school graduates.

Ohio State Marching Band Clinic  •  Christopher Hoch, director  •  July 8–10
For brass players and percussionists entering 10th grade in 2022–23 through 2022 high school graduates.
 

YSMP FAQs

For more information visit YSMP Frequently Asked Questions.
 

Questions?

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