SDSMI Informational Video
SDSMI is a two week summer music camp presented by San Diego Winds. SDSMI is taught by some of the best musicians and educators in the region and in the country, including members of the San Diego Symphony, San Diego Winds, faculty from Point Loma Nazarene University and freelance professional musicians. The camp includes a residential and commuter option for students and scholarships are available.
Sunday June 18th to Saturday July 1st
Cooper Music Center
Point Loma Nazarene University
3900 Lomaland Drive
San Diego, CA 92106
Auditions are held for placement in the appropriate level ensemble only. For 2023 auditions will be submitted digitally.
Each day consists of the following sessions:
Masterclasses with faculty members on specialized instruments
Large ensemble rehearsals
Chamber music rehearsal time
Individual practice time (coaches are available for additional assistance)
In addition, each day offers breakout sessions on the following subjects:
And more depending on each year’s guest speakers/instructors!
The week ends with a culminating concert featuring the large ensembles as well as chosen student soloists and ensembles from the student recital. The concert is free to the public and is professionally recorded and broadcast over the internet.