Summer Music Institute in Tampere, Finland


During Pandemic Covid-19, we are moving on to the Virtual International Summer Music Institute from August 1 to August 8, 2021.


General Director: Sampsa Konttinen, Tampere Conservatoire

Artistic Director: Mira Yang, George Mason Univ & Kennedy Center, Ulla Raiski, Tampere Conservatoire

Kristjan Mojsnik, Sibelius-Akatemia

Danielle Piattelli, Kunstuniversität Graz

Jyrki Lähteenmäki , Music Coach/Accompanist

Mikko Mattila, Summer University

Special guest:

Jaakko Kortekangas, artistic administrator / casting manager at the Finnish National Opera

Robert Ainsley, Washington National Opera 

Accommodation at Varala or Forenom Tampere


Now accepting online applications from undergraduate, graduate, and post-graduate students, young professionals, qualified high school students. To apply, click on the below link to application form.

Course fee

470€ (200€ down payment at time time of sign up, the remainer of 270€ by July 1st 2021)


During the course the student has

– Daily voice lesson – the students change teachers every two days that in the end every student has studied with every teacher

– Daily session with a pianist / coach

– Daily movement class to learn how to take care of singers body (gymnastic, stretching, relaxation)

– There will be sessions with the whole course and lot of opportunities to perform

– The lectures about the artistic world, auditioning and development of a career by special quest Jaakko Kortekangas, artistic administrator / casting manager, Finnish National Opera. Robert Ainsley, Washington National Opera.

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