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MONIQUE MEAD, Founding Director
DR. JAMES RAY, Music Director
ERIN HENNESSEY, Artistic Director

July 28 - August 2, 2024

NatureBridge at Olympic National Park in Port Angeles, WA

Application Opens: February 1, 2024

Application Deadline:  March 31, 2024

Olympic Strings Workshop will accept up to 20 highly motivated students, ages 12-18 for the 2023 season. Scholarships will be awarded based on need & merit. Five spots are available to students residing outside the Port Angeles area. To ensure optimal preparation, all camp repertoire must be recorded and uploaded by July 20 to secure your final acceptance and scholarship for camp.

Applying as a counselor? Counselor application and requirements can be found below.

Instruments:  Violin, viola, cello, bass, piano, and harp

Audition Requirements:

In order to place you in a group with musicians at your level, all students must submit a YouTube link to an audition video with one solo piece and one scale of your choice.  This should be recorded in one take with no editing.  Please state your name, age, and the piece you're playing at the beginning of the video.

Application Fee: $0
Tuition: $950
  (scholarships available)

Room and Board: $495

Payment Schedule:

April 15: $100  fee due upon acceptance

June 15:  50% tuition, room & board

July 15:   50% tuition, room & board 

Apply early!  Eligible students will be accepted on a first-come-first-served basis through March 31.

Questions? Contact Managing Director, Chuck Whitney 

Counselor Applications

We welcome advanced string players at least 18 years of age to apply as counselors for our Olympic Strings Workshop.  All counselors receive full tuition scholarships. Those selected to be teaching assistants are also eligible for room & board and a $150 stipend.  Application requirements include an audition video and short essay.

Applications are due by March 31, 2024.

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