Summer Music Institute

St. Mark’s School offers two institutes over the summer with outstanding faculty and opportunities for music study and performance in our Putnam Family Arts Center and the Class of 1945 Hall.

St. Mark’s will host a Summer Brass Institute date to be announced soon. This brass seminar will bring together junior high & high school brass players for five days; rehearsing daily as a full brass ensemble, chamber groups (quartets-sextets), and performing a closing concert on Friday. Each day will alsoinclude instrument classes focused towards preparing district brass audition repertoire. Faculty members are local world-class performers & instructors.

For further information & enrollment please contact the program director, Jobey Wilson: or 617-306-6537

St. Mark's School hosts the International Chamber Music Festival and Institute this summer, date to be released soon. The program, now in its eighth year offers private lessons, chamber music coaching, orchestra, master classes and a series of faculty and student concerts.  Student musicians from the Metro West area join musicians from the wider New England region and international participants. Master teachers from Boston, New York and Moscow will serve as the faculty for the Festival and Institute. The Institute and Festival will be using the Class of 1945 Hall and the adjacent Music Center for study, rehearsals and performances.

Free Public Concerts during the Festival

 All concerts begin at 7 PM and are free and open to the public
Putnam Family Arts Center Class of 1945 Hall
St. Mark's School
25 Marlborough Road
Southborough, Massachusetts 


For further information, about the chamber music program, please contact the Festival Director, Ellina Blinder, 508-786-6309 or