SUMMER FESTIVALS WITH TUITION
The festivals are educational and charge tuition.
- Blossom Festival
- Pierre Monteux School
SUMMER FESTIVALS WITH FELLOWSHIPS
These pre-professional festivals offer free tuition to some or all fellows.
- Music Academy of the West
- National Orchestral Institute
- National Repertory Orchestra
SUMMER FESTIVALS WITH STIPENDS
These festivals hold annual auditions, and offer stipends to participants. Check each website for available positions.
FULLY PROFESSIONAL SEASONAL FESTIVALS
These festivals have less frequent turnover than the festivals listed above. However, positions may become available. Check each website for vacancies.
- Breckenridge Music Festival Orchestra
- Britt Festival Orchestra
- Cabrillo Music Festival
- Carmel Bach Festival
- Central City Opera
- Chautauqua Music Festival Orchestra
- Colorado Music Festival
- Des Moines Metropolitan Opera Orchestra
- Glimmerglass Opera Orchestra
- Grant Park Music Festival Orchestra
- Lancaster Festival Orchestra
- Peninsula Music Festival Orchestra
- Santa Fe Opera
- Sun Valley Summer Symphony