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JOIN 140 MUSICIANS FROM AROUND THE WORLD FOR A SUMMER OF WORLD-CLASS LEARNING AND ABUNDANT PERFORMANCE EXPERIENCES DURING THE ANNUAL SUMMER SCHOOL & FESTIVAL
Experience the Music Academy’s unique summer training experience as both a school AND festival – the best of both worlds in a spectacular coastal setting.
FULL SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM
All enrolled musicians attend the Summer School and Festival on full-scholarship, including free tuition, accommodations, and meals.
INNOVATIVE CAREER-LAUNCHING OPPORTUNITIES
Receive advanced training and mentorship both on-stage and off-stage, honing your talent with world-renowned faculty and guest artists while enjoying a wide variety of training and performance opportunities to propel you into your career as a 21st century musician.
The summer festival features nearly 200 summer festival performances, attended by over 40,000 members of the Santa Barbara community, whose enthusiasm for the festival is unparalleled.