Summer Cello Workshop

Summer Cello Workshop July 18-23, 2022!

The University of Redlands Summer Cello Workshop will take place July 18-23, 2022 in-person on the University of Redlands campus! See below for application information.

The Summer Cello Workshop (SCW) began in 2017 as a collaborative effort led by Lucy Cahuantzi, while in her second year of graduate studies at University of Redlands. Typically, SCW is a comprehensive 6 day music program for young cellists.  The schedule is filled with private lessons, monitored individual practice time, cello ensemble coaching sessions, cello orchestra rehearsals and daily performance classes.  The week culminates with Masterclasses and a Cello Extravaganza Concert of student cello quartets and cello orchestra.

Who is eligible to apply?

Students who have played the cello for a minimum of 2 years and are between the ages of 12-18 are encouraged to apply.  11 year old students may be given consideration with teacher recommendation.

How do I apply?

In order to apply for the Summer Cello Workshop, all applicants will need to download, complete and submit the Summer Cello Workshop Application to the Community School of Music and the Arts. Registration will be limited to 24 students maximum.

All applicants must submit a placement video to These submissions will be used to group students by playing level. The playing video submission should include: any current solo piece and any 2 or 3 octave major scale. 
Informal cell phone video submissions are acceptable.

2021 Summer Cello Workshop Application

2021 Summer Cello Workshop Flyer

Tuition and Payment

Regular Tuition is $185 per student. Early Bird Tuition is $175 (registration and payment completed on or before July 30, 2021).

Payment is due upon receipt of application.

Refund Policy

No refunds will be given after July 30, 2021.

For more information, please contact or call (909) 748-8844.