Observing the wonder of students playing music shaped by their minds while pursuing the directions they will take in life.…
A 10-day overnight immersive experience offers students a unique opportunity to connect with nature, expand their musical skills and learn mindfulness techniques while receiving guidance and support on their paths to college and careers.
Music and Mindfulness was created for advanced level, instrumental playing high school musicians from underserved backgrounds to pursue their dreams of careers in the world of music. Forty students are invited to attend free of charge thanks to our generous and kind sponsors. High school students from under-represented communities are prioritized for attendance.
The Music and Mindfulness faculty are recognized as top leaders in their fields. The majority of the professional musicians hold advanced degrees from premier schools of music, are proficient in playing multiple music genres and are recognized as “rising stars.” The mindfulness faculty hold similar top educational credentials and are skilled in teaching the mind-body connection and applying it to music playing and performance.