Hot Springs Music Festival

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Hot Springs, AR, United States
312-360 West Grand Avenue Hot Springs Arkansas 71901 US

The Hot Springs Music Festival pairs world-class mentor musicians from major orchestras, chamber ensembles and conservatory faculties with especially talented pre-professional apprentices–all of whom receive full tuition scholarship. Mentors and apprentices perform “side by side” in orchestral and chamber settings.  Visit our Mentor page for more information.

Click on the link provided for the Apprentice Application.


Dates of Program
June 4 - 17, 2017
2 weeks
Harp Instructors
Deborah Fleisher
Type of Harp
Pedal harp
Students must provide instrument—rentals are not available
Residency Options
All participants reside overnight
ASMSA Dormitory
$500 housing and administration fee. All tuition is provided by scholarship donations.
Financial Aid
Yes, partial scholarships are available
What makes this camp experience unique is:
Interaction between professionals and students
This camp is perfect for:
Those who hope to play classical music professionally
Students come back year after year for our camp's:
Quality and community
More info

Participants for the entire duration of the Festival, 3 – 17 June 2017, will receive full instructional scholarships.  There is a $400 Housing fee (which includes a meal ticket) and a $100 Administration/Music fee, once accepted into the program.  Apprentices choosing not to participate in the entire Festival may attend for a $1750 tuition fee.

New ASMSA DormitoryApprentice applications are evaluated solely on merit.  Personal information on this form is for administrative purposes only.  Application materials become the property of the Hot Springs Music Festival and will not be returned. The application fee is $60 for conductors and $50 for instrumentalists and arts administrators.