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Summer Music Institute

Music Lessons

Summer Music Institute - Instrumental (including Classical Guitar)

July 8 - 12, 2024

Bethlehem, PA

The MUMI Summer Music Institute is a summer music program offering student musicians a non-competitive program focusing on musical and personal growth.  It is offered to meet separate interests of musical study: Instrumental, Classical Guitar and Vocal

The Instrumental track is open to students entering grades 6-12 in the fall. The camp is open to students of all levels who already have some experience on their chosen instrument.

The Classical Guitar track is open to students entering grades 9-12 in the fall.  The camp is open to students of all levels to improve technical abilities and tone production.

The Vocal track is open to students entering grades 9-12 in the fall.  Students of all levels participate in lessons and singing in small ensembles for jazz, Broadway and/or classical music.

Camps Details

Dates July 8-12, 2024
Program Fees

Register by March 1, 2024 and receive a $50 discount


Application Deadline Friday, June 7, 2024
Application Procedure Complete registration form 
Ensemble Concert Date Friday, July 12, 2024 @ 7:00 pm


  • To instruct students in the performance practice of traditional chamber music.
  • To provide students the opportunity to hone their musicianship skills through small ensemble performance.
  • To provide classes (theory, ear-training, etc.) that support the student’s development as a performer.


  • Ear-training
  • Theory/History
  • Composing
  • Sectionals/chamber ensembles
  • Master classes


This week-long camp begins on Monday morning at 9:00 am with an organizational meeting that transitions quickly into the first full day of classes. The typical day runs from 9:00-4:00 with an hour long break for lunch. The students will play in a final, capstone performance on Friday July 12th at 7:00 pm in Foy Concert Hall, admission is free.


Participation in the camp includes lunch daily. Participants will eat meals in Clewell Dining Hall Monday through Friday.

Camp Policy

Because our standards for achievement are high, we accept highly motivated students who will enjoy the classes as well as the cultural activities. It is, therefore, important to know that failure to comply with regulations will be grounds for immediate dismissal from the program. Parents and/or guardians will be contacted as soon as any unsatisfactory behavior is recognized. No refunds will be issued if you are dismissed for behavioral issues.

Fees and How to Apply


The fee for the week-long camp is $475.00 per student, which includes instruction, participation in ensembles and lunch.

How to Apply  

Complete the online registration form.

For additional information please contact the Music Institute

610.861.1650 (voice),

Payment Information

Please complete the payment information using a credit card (all cards are accepted).  Payment in full is required.


Dr. Neil Wetzel, Camp Director

Prof Carole Lutte, Musical Director

John Arnold, Classical Guitar Director

The Summer Music Institute Faculty will consist of Moravian University Music Department teaching faculty.

Moravian University Music Institute

Following the tradition of over 250 years of music in Bethlehem and located in the historic district, the Moravian University Music Institute encourages the art of music through study and performance at all levels for any student or member of the community. Offerings include private lessons, master classes, group ensembles and Suzuki education.

MCMI offers excellent year round concert programming to suit any musical taste.

For More Information on Music Lessons or MUMI Events, call 610.861.1650 or email