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TU Chamber Music Camp

The TU Chamber Music Camp is a five-day program beginning Monday morning and ending with a final showcase concert on Friday evening. The camp is open to intermediate and advanced string students currently enrolled in middle and high school. A minimum of two years of playing experience is required. Seniors who have just graduated are welcome. Activities include string orchestra, chamber group coaching, and private lessons. Daily brown bag performances by TU faculty, students, alumni, and guest artists in the lobby of the Lorton Performance Center provide a relaxing break and an opportunity to connect with faculty and other students. All concerts are free and open to the public.

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Camp Schedule

Monday-Thursday: 9 a.m-3 p.m.


  • 9 a.m.-7 p.m. – Dinner will be provided before the final concert.
  • 7 p.m. – Final concert and following reception

Camp Instructors

Camp faculty are University of Tulsa professos, and other music educators whose careers as teachers and players are well-established and widely respected in the region.


An audition is requireto placeng students in ensembles by demonstrating their level of technique and musicianship. Auditions will be held in the Lorton Performance Center. Auditions will be held May 13-15, 2024 at the Lorton Performance Center. Students should be prepared to play a two-octave scale, a three-minute so,lo and sightread.

Location and Facilities

The TU Summer String Camp will be held on the campus of The University of Tulsa. All activities will be held in the Lorton Performance Center, home of the TU School of Music, 550 South Gary Place.

Lunchtime Concert Series

Brown Bag concerts by TU faculty and students, alum,ni and guest artists will be presented Monday through Friday during the noon hour in the lobby of the Lorton Performance Center. Students should bring their lunch to eat while enjoying these wonderful performances. These concerts are free and open to the public and will begin shortly after noon.

Financial Assistance

Limited need-based financial assistance is available for qualifying students. These funds are intended to help families whose financial circumstances make it difficult for them to pay camp tuition. If you need financial assistance, please contact maureen-oboyle@utulsa.edu. Students applying for assistance will be required to write a brief paragraph explaining their need for financial assistance. Limit your paragraph to 150 words or less. All information submitted is confidential.

Camp Fee/Enrollment

The fee for attending camp covers all materials, classes, a camp T-shirt, and dinner on Friday evening. Students must provide their instruments.

Registration Deadline: May 6, 2024

Payment of $300 due by May 13, 2024

Late enrollments will be considered based on our ability to accommodate. For more information, please contact maureen-oboyle@utulsa.edu