Richard Faria

Professor, Music Performance


Selected Summer Music Festivals

Here are some summer festivals that IC students have attended or worked at in the past. Summer music festivals are often changing faculty and dates, always check the web site for the most up to date audition information

AIMS Festival in Graz

Apple Hill Center for Chamber Music
Keene, NH

Aria International Summer Academy
Hadley, MA

Aspen Music Festival and School
Aspen, CO

Atlantic Music Festival Institute
Waterville, ME

Alberta, CANADA

Bang on a Can Summer Festival
North Adams, MA

Boston University Tanglewood Institute (clarinet workshop)
Lenox, MA

Bowdoin International Music Festival
Brunswick, ME

Brevard Music Center
Brevard, NC

Chautauqua Music Festival
Chautauqua, NY

East Lansing, MI

Colorado College Summer Music Festival
Colorado Springs, CO

Domaine Forget
Québec, CANADA

Eastern Music Festival
Greensboro, NC

Hot Springs Music Festival
Hot Springs, AZ

Imani Winds Chamber Music Festival
New York, NY

International Orchestral Institute Attergau

Kent, OH

Lake George Music Festival
Lake George, NY

Music Academy of the West
Santa Barbara, CA

National Music Festival
Chestertown, MD

National Orchestral Institute
College Park, MD

National Repertory Orchestra
Breckenridge, CO

The National Symphony Orchestra Summer Music Institute
Washington, DC

New York Summer Music Festival
Oneonta, NY

Norfolk Chamber Music Festival
New Haven, CT

The Ohio Light Opera
The College of Wooster
Wooster, OH

Oregon Bach Festival Composer’s Symposium
Eugene, OR

Orford Musique
Québec, CANADA

Pacific Music Festival
Sapporo, JAPAN

Pierre Monteux School
Hancock, ME

Rocky Ridge Music Center
Lincoln, NE

The International Festival-Institute at Round Top
Roundtop, TX

Sarasota Music Festival
Sarasota, FL

Schleswig-Holstein Musik Festival

Sewanee Festival
Sewanee, TN

Spoleto Festival USA
Charleston, SC

Summer Institute for Contemporary Performance Practice
New England Conservatory
Boston, MA

The Pacific Region International Summer Music Academy
Powell River, BC, CANADA

Tanglewood Music Center
Lenox, MA

Texas Music Festival
University of Houston
Houston, TX

University of Nebraska-Lincoln Chamber Music Institute
Lincoln, NE

Yellow Barn
Putney, VT

Youth Orchestra of the Americas
Arlington, VA

For a more complete listing of music festivals in the US and overseas, go to our library and reference:

Musical America

REF ML12 .M88

Looking for a summer job? Here are some summer music festivals that often hire college students as counselors, ushers, administrators, etc.

Appel Farms Art Camp
Elmer, NJ

Belvoir Terrace Girls Performing Arts Camp
Lenox, MA

Blue Lake Fine Arts Camp
Twin Lake, MI

Camp Encore/Coda
Sweden, ME

Cazadero Music Camp
Cazadero, CA

Crane Youth Music Camp
Potsdam, NY

French Woods Festival of the Performing Arts
Hancock, NY

Greenwood Music Camp
Easthampton, MA

Hartwick College Summer Music Festival
Oneonta, NY

Interlochen Arts Camp
Interlochen, MI

Ithaca College Summer Music Academy
Ithaca, NY

Kinhaven Music School
Weston, VT

Levine Summer Music and Arts Camp
Washington, DC

Long Lake Music Camp
Long Lake, NY

Luzerne Music Center
Lake Luzerne, NY

Marlboro Music School and Festival
Marlboro, VT

New England Music Camp
Sidney, ME

New York State Summer School for the Arts
Saratoga, NY

Orchestra Project
Richmond, VA

Spoleto Festival USA
Charleston, SC