Mizzou Summer Music Camps and Programs

Past Camps

Mizzou Trombone Boot Camp
Instructors: Dr. Timothy Howe & Dr. Sam Griffith

*No food or housing provided*

High School (In-person and virtual options available):

High School Infosheet
High School Zoom Link

  • Free!
  • June 8-10, 2021
  • 15 in-person spots available (first-come, first-served, MO residents only)
  • Location for in-person option: Sinquefield Music Center, Room 132
  • Unlimited availability for virtual participants
  • To apply for the High School camp, click here

       Sample Schedule:

  • 11-11:45: group warmup and fundamentals time in SMC 132
  • 12-12:45: Master Class presentation in SMC 132
  • 1-1:45: Jazz masterclass in SMC 132
  • 2-2:45: Trombone choir (in person only) in SMC 130 on 6/8-9 and Whitmore recital hall on 6/10, no streaming
  • 4-4:45: Live stream recital (jazz and classical on 6/10 only) Location: TBD

7th and 8th Graders (Virtual only):

7th/8th Grade Infosheet
7th/8th Grade Zoom Link

  • Free!
  • June 8-10, 2021
  • 9:45am-10:45am
  • Students that sign up for the Middle School portion of trombone boot camp can also participate via the livestream for the High School portion
  • To apply for the 7th-8th grade camp, click here

Missouri Summer Composition Institute (COMP)

Experiencing Piano for Kids

  • Virtual online classes meeting on Zoom
  • Level 1 and Level 2 courses offered for various ages
  • Registration deadline: May 28
  • Learn more about Experiencing Piano for Kids in this video
  • For information and to apply, visit the Experiencing Piano for Kids website

Experiencing Piano for Adults

Private lessons through the Community Music Program

  • June 7 - July 31  (8-week session)
  • In-person or virtual lessons
  • For more information, visit the CMP website

Esterhazy String Quartet Seminar

During this week-long session, participants will receive daily chamber music coachings, private lessons with Esterhazy Quartet members, and the opportunity to perform in solo masterclasses. Each chamber ensemble will perform at least twice during the session.


Community Music Coordinator
Joanna Griffith 

Experiencing Piano Coordinator
Meghan Speed

Mizzou Trombone Boot Camp 
Prof. Tim Howe

Esterhazy String Quartet Seminar
Prof. Eva Szekely

Summer COMP
Jacob Gotlib