About Rondo Summer Academy

About Rondo Summer Academy:

The Rondo Masterclasses will be held in beautiful and musically significant Hindemith Foundation in the village of Blonay, Switzerland.

Rondo Summer Academy is carefully designed to benefit aspiring musicians of different ages including music college students, pre-college, and younger students. Public concerts will be taking place in Hindemith Foundation as well as in beautiful l'Eglise de La Chiesaz in Blonay, Switzerland. Students' solo, chamber music, and orchestral performances, and the Faculty and Guest Artists' Concerts will be held throughout the Summer Academy. Make lasting friendships and relationships. This is an intimate and engaging music program with much attention devoted to each participant. A maximum number of participants is limited to 40 each year.

Rondo Summer Academy Location and Direction:

Rondo Summer Academy is surrounded by a 17,000 m park and greenery, situated near beautiful Vevey and Montreaux, overlooking the magnificent Lake Geneva with sweeping views of the mountains. Blonay stretches at an elevation of about 500 to 1,400 m (1,600 to 4,600 ft). The environment will provide the students with an ideal place for creativity, inspiration, intensive work and self-discovery.


The Music Center in Hindemith Foundation has very comfortable shared accommodations, many of which have balconies with park and Lake Geneva views. Participants should be prepared to share a room. Those that would like to upgrade to a single room can be made available with a $450 surcharge, based on availability.

Three healthy and delicious daily meals are included at the Restaurant at Hindemith Foundation. (Snacks, fruit, and water provided during the day). Vegetarian meals can be made available with prior notice.