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22 August 2019

National Music Festival


The National Music Festival has full-scholarship apprenticeships available in violin, cello, and collaborative piano!

The Festival takes place June 2-15 (apprentices must arrive no later than noon on June 1) in beautiful historic Chestertown, Maryland. Housing is provided, and free lunches on weekdays are provided by a local church. Apprentices will play in both chamber music and orchestra and work with mentors in rehearsals, coachings, lessons, and performances. All apprentices attend on full scholarship! The Festival presents over 35 concerts and 200 open rehearsals in 14 days; the intense learning environment provides for musical growth and lots of performance opportunities in a highly supportive community.

The apprenticeship program is designed for college and graduate level musicians as well as young professionals.

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