Summer Music Clinic

Instruments accepted:

Violin, viola, cello, double bass, flute, oboe, bassoon, clarinet, bass clarinet; alto, tenor, and baritone sax; horn, trumpet, trombone, euphonium, tuba, percussion

Costs and deadlines


Non-Refundable Registration Fee: $75
Tuition/Room/Board: $800


Registration Deadline: May 20, 2022
Total Fees Deadline: June 1, 2022
Refund Deadline: June 6, 2022

Please note, the IU Summer Music Clinic is unable to help with financial aid.

How to apply

Application process

    1. Eligibility: Currently in Grades 8–12 (2021–2022 school year)
    2. Auditions are not required to enroll in the Summer Music Clinic. Your registration will be accepted as it is received.
    3. To hold your spot in the IU Summer Music Clinic, a non-refundable $75 registration fee is due. Students who have not paid the $75 fee will run the risk of forfeiting their spot.
    4. When a particular instrument has reached capacity, registration will close for that instrument. Check available spaces for your instrument. To be placed on a waitlist, email us at

Register for Summer 2022 now!

COVID-19 compliance

All participants shall abide by the Indiana University guidance as outlined at It is expected that participants will arrive with proof of a negative COVID test.

Summer 2022 schedule

Sunday, June 12

12:30–3 PM (ET)

Arrive to Dorm, Check-In

1–4 PM

Auditions for Ensemble Placement

(Optional: Honors Recital & Jazz Ensemble Auditions)

5 PM

Floor Meeting, walk to dinner together

7 PM

Orientation Meeting


Monday–Friday, June 13–17

8:30 AM–2:15 PM (ET)

Orchestra and Band Rehearsals and Sectionals
- includes lunch break.

Master class is usually on Wednesday.

2:30–4 PM

Elective Class, Chamber Ensemble, or Jazz Band

6–8 PM

Orchestra and Band Rehearsals

8:30 PM

Supervised Evening Activity (structured social time or concert)


Saturday, June 18

8–11:30 AM (ET)

Final Rehearsals, Dorm Check-Out, Lunch, on your own (or with parents)

2:30–4 PM

Finale Concert in Musical Arts Center, parents encouraged to attend

4 PM

Camp Ends

Important note

All Jacobs Academy Programs are subject to cancellation for insufficient enrollment. All programs cancelled for insufficient enrollment will be refunded at the full amount including a refund of the registration fee.

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