Manhattan School of Music offers gifted musicians summer programs which are unique in New York City and at the conservatory level nationwide.
MSM Summer English Study
Summer English Study is an innovative eight-week immersion program especially designed for students entering MSM in the following fall semester. Through intensive study and interactions with fluent students, SES participants prepare for music-specific course work as they acclimate more generally to American speech and to life in New York City. Non-native speakers of English may be assigned to SES as part of the admissions process, on the basis of the TOEFL exam.
Set on a college campus in the heart of New York City, Camp MSM is a residential camp (with a day camp option) that provides intensive musical instruction in musical theater and instrumental music for students who have completed grades 6-11 (ages 11-17). Campers will develop their musical skills and join a community of young musicians through a wide variety of musical and social activities.