Prestigious & Unique

The Chamber Music Camp of Portland has 4 unique programs, to fit most ages and playing levels:

  • Stradivari Academy
  • Advanced Chamber Music
  • Youth Elite
  • Music and Art

You are invited to study with world class instructors, exclusively coaching at Chamber Music Camp of Portland and Stradivari Academy. Students will participate in both small chamber groups and chamber orchestra. Master classes will be taught by Chamber Music Camp faculty, members of the Florestan Trio, and musicians from Chamber Music Northwest’s Protégé Project. Specialized classes, such as audition techniques and preparation, music theory, 20th-century music and skills in working with an accompanist, will be offered. Admittance is by audition and all decisions about placement are made by adjudicating faculty.

Portland Chamber Music Camp Schedule & Fees for 2018

$15.00 photo/t-shirt fee

Music & Art Program ~ $495

Monday – Friday, June 25-June 29, 9:30 am to 4 pm
Ages 7-13 – Orchestra 1 – First position, Orchestra 2 – Can read 3rd position, and a little 5th
Public Concert ~ Friday afternoon, June 29th ~ Buckley Auditorium

Youth Elite Program ~ $595

Monday – Friday, June 25-June 29, 9:30 am to 4 pm
Ages 9-13 – Good vibrato – Solid in 2nd, 3rd, and 5th positions
Public Concert ~ Friday afternoon, June 29th ~ Buckley Auditorium

Advanced Chamber Music Program ~ $1190

Saturday – Friday, June 23rd-June 29th (Food and lodging included in $1190 tuition cost)
Day Advanced Options Available On Request (Sunday-Friday June 24th-June 29th)
Ages 12-18 – Solid in vibrato, all positions, and technique
Public Concert ~ Friday Evening, June 29th ~ Buckley Auditorium

Advanced Pianists ~ $1190

Applying students should be at the OMTA syllabus level 8. Limited positions available.

Stradivari Academy ~ $1190

Saturday – Friday, June 23rd-June 29th
Open to college students and very advanced high school players
Major concerto repertoire
Public Concert ~ Friday Evening, June 29th ~ Buckley Auditorium

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Important Dates

January 2018

Registration OPEN

February 25, 2018
Early Bird Registration Ends

Applications are closed after March 18, 2018

Auditions ~ March 2018

April 16th, 2018
Applicant deadline to respond to camp offer with $200 non refundable deposit

May 13th, 2018
Remainder of tuition due

May 2018

Applicants will receive chamber music


June 23rd-June 29th 2018

Advanced and Stradivari programs

June 25th-June 29th 2018
Art and Music Program
Youth Elite Program