About Berklee College and Pre-College Summer Programs
Unleash your creativity this summer with students from all over the world and renowned faculty who are the very best at what they do. Whether you're a pre-college student in middle school or high school, a college student, or beyond, if you're passionate about music, theater, dance, entrepreneurship, or composition, there is a Berklee summer program for you.
Berklee's college and pre-college summer programs will give you a taste of Berklee—the preeminent institute of contemporary music and the performing arts—on the stage and in the classroom. Berklee hosts its summer programs at its campuses in Boston, Massachusetts, and Valencia, Spain, as well as at satellite locations such as Los Angeles, California, and Newport, Rhode Island.
Explore all available summer programs. Then, once you've found the right one for you, we invite you to come ready to learn. You'll leave inspired, transformed, and equipped to turn your creative spark into a fire.
Featured News from Berklee Summer Programs
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Charlie Puth B.M. '13 returned to his alma mater to talk to Five-Week Summer Performance Program students about how he parlayed a YouTube presence into a successful career.
At the 2016 Newport Jazz Festival, high school students with the Berklee Global Jazz Institute Newport Jazz Workshop performed on the stage after a week of intensive classes.
Boston Conservatory at Berklee, recognized for offering one of the best opera programs in the U.S., presents a summer program at Berklee's Valencia, Spain campus for students from all over the world looking to pursue an opera career.
Grammy-nominated hit songwriter, producer, and music publisher Kara DioGuardi spoke to Berklee's Songwriting Workshop summer students, sharing valuable insights on building a career in the music industry.