Applications open October 1, 2021 Learn How to Apply Next festival Dates: July 11-25, 2022 Dang Thai Son “He is a pianist of superb discipline
and undeniable distinction...
The playing was first-class..." - The Boston Globe Learn How to Apply
Faculty Concerts "... the perfect balance
of intensity, work and fun.”
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Student Recitals Learn How to Apply Student
Chamber Concerts
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Studio Classes “Top of the line musical caliber
combined with kindness.”  
- Jessica Schmidt, violin student Learn How to Apply
- Nicole Ying, piano student “THE BEST FESTIVAL,
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Faculty Masterclasses Learn How to Apply Chamber Music
“I had a beyond amazing time at Borromeo . . .
with so many people
who are passionate about music.”
- Lisa Kong, piano student Learn How to Apply
“It was refreshing to study music
in such a nurturing environment.”
- Zola Berger-Schmitz, viola student Learn How to Apply
“I don’t know how they do it ...
I love it here!”
- Amber Correa, violin student Learn How to Apply
"The experience [Borromeo] creates
is so dynamic …
feels completely new every time.”  
- Alex Woods, piano student Learn How to Apply

Altdorf, Switzerland

The Borromeo Music Festival is a one-of-a-kind learning and music making experience in the breathtaking Swiss Alps. Nestled in the idyllic small town of Altdorf near Lake Lucerne, Borromeo is a top go-to summer retreat where fifty talented instrumentalists thrive and bond with the genuine support of an internationally acclaimed artist faculty.