The Choral Academy

The Choral Academy

Mansfield University's
Academy for Voice Students

Sunday, July 16 through Saturday, July 22, 2017

Make music at one of the premier music schools in the East under the leadership of esteemed faculty and in the beautiful mountains of northern Pennsylvania. Develop your solo and ensemble performance skills, your musicianship, your stage presence, and have a great time doing it!  Learn from master teachers along with Mansfield University music majors and alumni who will inspire you to grow and achieve at a higher level than you could imagine. Enjoy the safe and beautiful surroundings of nature as you immerse yourself in music-making!

Retreat counselors are selected from MU alumni and collegiate music majors. The student to counselor ratio is about 5:1. Students and counselors live on campus in the new suite-style residence halls and eat in the campus dining room. Recreational and educational facilities are open to all students.

All campers:

  • Participate in the Academy Festival Chorus
  • Participate in an ensemble (vocal jazz and/or madrigal)
  • Receive at least one private lesson
  • Attend a masterclass for singers
  • Take a musicianship class
  • Have the opportunity for a stage/theatre activity
  • Participate in a closing concert
  • Sing with the professional orchestra of the Endless Mountain Music Festival

See overall schedule of activities.



The Choral Academy


Dates: Sunday, July 16 - Saturday, July 22, 2017

Ages: Students just completing grades 9-12 in Spring, 2017

Residential Fee: $475
(includes instruction, activities, all meals and lodging)

All students will be housed in the new campus dormitories in a double room.

We will try our best to honor roommate requests.

Commuter Fee: $375
(includes instruction, activities, all meals)

Non-refundable Deposit: $75
(Required at time of registration)

Balance of Payment Due:
July 9, 2017

Check-in: Sunday, July 16, 2017 in Residence Hall

Typical Daily Schedule
(subject to change)

Camp Performances

Friday, July 21 at 7:30pm
Gala Concert in collaboration with Endless Mountains Music Festival

Saturday, July 22 at 11:00am
Final Concert

Required Forms: Please bring the following completed forms with you to camp registration:

Consent Form
Camp Disciplinary Form