Summer Music

Community Music Summer Program

The Tufts Community Music Summer program is for kids ages 7-12. Students in the program sing, drum, take instrument lessons and do Music and Movement activities, as well as group time and games. Lunch in the Tufts dining hall is included.

Tufts Summer Music is part of the Tufts Community Music Program and the Department of Music. Tuition for the program is $1050 - limited scholarships are available. The program will run from 9am to 3:30 pm each day. There is the option to stay later for an additional fee.

The program is now accepting applications for our two weeks program July 24 – August 4, 2023.

Apply for two weeks program 


The faculty will include Jerry Bussiere, Lauren Caso, Yank'l Garcia, Phill Grannan, Jamie Kirsch, Holly Stumpf, Edie Auner, and Tufts student musicians. Learn more about the instructors.


9:00am Program begins each day at 9am with Small Group Classes and Music and Movement class
Lunch Lunch in the dining hall
Afternoon Group Singing Class, African Drumming, and outdoor recreation
3:30pm Program ends for the day
Aftercare Aftercare is available until 5:30 pm for $15 per hour per child

The Tufts Community Music Program is coordinated by Edith Auner, an accomplished musician and program director, who is happy to answer questions or provide more information about any of our Community Music Program offerings or opportunities.

Program Director