Interlochen's concertmaster series allows students in Interlochen's various music programs to work with, learn from and directly interact with some of the world’s leading conductors, composers and concertmasters. The results are often reciprocated, with the guest artists gaining as much from the experience as the students.
Surrounding “Collage” in lights this year was the launch of “CREATE AMAZING: The Campaign for Interlochen,” a comprehensive fundraising campaign that strives to prepare Interlochen for its second century.
The Singer-Songwriter program at Interlochen Arts Academy provides a comprehensive curriculum in the discipline of popular music songwriting. Students will foster their own personal musical style while developing skills in melody, harmony, arranging and lyric-writing.
Interlochen dance students work with internationally acclaimed choreographer Christopher Williams in preparation for a unique opportunity: performing an original modern dance at the 2016 NY Phil Biennial in the famed David Geffen Hall in New York City.
There is no place like Interlochen. No where that combines such quiet, picturesque scenery with state-of-the-art instruction of more than 40 different disciplines in six fine arts areas. Come visit us, take a close look, and find out why we say Art Lives Here.