About the Program

CSI MUSICFEST is the place for kids who want to grow musically! This week-long summer camp on the beautiful College of Southern Idaho campus provides opportunities for kids to be immersed in music making. Focused study is available in strings, woodwinds, brass, percussion, piano, jazz, and voice.

CSI MUSICFEST promises to be an unforgettable experience where students build life-long friendships through the power of music making!

Registration & Fees

DATES FOR 2024 MUSIC FEST ARE TBD. Please call after 02/02/2024 to inquire.


To register, call 208-732-6442 or come in person to the Fine Arts Building Community Education Office. The after hours drop box is available until 7:00 PM during the Fall & Spring Semesters in the Fine Arts Building located outisde of the Community Education Office.

Absolutely NO registrations will be accepted after the deadline.
  • Tuition: Early bird registration is $230  if paid by TBD, Regular Registration is $280 if paid after TBD
  • Camp Photo: $10 (There will be an option between professional and silly poses)
  • Half-Hour Private Lessons: $20 each (Max of 4 total & only 2 per category allowed)

A limited number of needs-based scholarships are available. For scholarship information, email out team at communityed@csi.edu



Dates: TBD

Location: CSI Twin Falls Campus, Fine Arts Building

Check-In: 8:00AM - 9:00AM Monday Only

Camp Time: Monday through Friday from 9:00AM to 5:00PM daily with Gala Concerts on Friday evening. Times TBD.


  • 9:00AM - 10:15AM Major Ensembles
  • 10:15AM - 11:15AM Theory/History/Listening Lab
  • 11:15PM - 12:15PM LUNCH (Parents/caregivers responsible for sack lunch daily. Campers will not be allowed to leave campus for the lunch break)
  • 12:15PM - 1:00PM Convocation & Showcase Recitals
  • 1:00PM - 2:30PM Major Ensembles
  • 2:30PM - 2:50PM SNACK
  • 2:50PM - 3:45PM Master class
  • 3:45PM - 5:00PM Electives

Private Lessons: Taught after 5:00PM and at select breaks.

The above schedule includes 6.5 hours of hands-on instruction intended to engage students thoroughly from beginning to end. Exceptional faculty from across the state work closely with you in small and large ensemble settings, as well as in daily master classes and sectionals. Listening labs brings theory and history of music to life!

Each afternoon, students have the chance to shine alongside faculty mentors at the camp's performance spotlight. Private lessons and a range of elective areas are available to round out the camp experience. The week's learning culminates with student recitals, showcases, and mainstage concerts for friends, family, and community to enjoy.

Students must already play the instrument declared as their major. We must have a minimum of 5 students to hold a class, including majors.

Students may choose ONE major of study.

  • Strings
  • Vocal/Choral
  • Band
  • Jazz
  • Piano (must have a minimum of 2 years lessons and currently be studying with a private teacher)


  • Jazz Improv
  • Pep Band
  • Musical Theatre
  • Collaboration Coaching (Solo/Ensemble/Accompanist)

Thank you Sponsors & Supporters!

MusicFest is honored to host some of the most talented music teachers in the state! Many thanks to CSI faculty members and community education instructors that put in hard work and extra hours to make Music Fest an awesome experience for the community.

To Learn more about Sponoring a camper/camp please email: communityed@csi.edu

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