International Summer Academy of Music - ISAM

ISAM XIX : July 26 – August 9, 2024

ISAM’s two-week summer music academy deepens musical skills and expands musical horizons through high quality workshops, seminars, lectures, concerts and competitions, aimed at selected young and gifted musicians from across the globe. The prestigious summer instituation was founded in 2005, and since 2010 has been located in the Landesmusikakademie Baden-Württemberg in Ochsenhausen, Germany. The hallmarks of the Academy's training program are daily individual lessons and numerous performance opportunities, culminating in a competition for the pianists, composers and organists. The international jury is comprised of the faculty and distinguished visiting artisits. Prizes and scholarships are being awarded in each of the three categories.

ISAM is limited to 12 pianists, 12 composers, and 12 organists. The small number of participants, together with a distinguished team of the faculty share all meals and events, and create a rare collegial atmosphere. The gorgeous mid-European ambience of the Benedictine Monastery, filled with musical activities and sounds, becomes a great source of inspiration to all participants and ensures a unique and unforgettable creative experience. 

ISAM FEES of € 1440 fully cover the following: 

  • Room & Board in the residential quarters of the Landesakademie
  • Tuition fees for the daily lessons, all seminars and workshops, as well as the competition.
  • Registration Fee of € 144 is included

Entrants wishing to apply to ISAM, should fill in the application form (please click here). All applicants will be notified as to acceptance no later than June 15

A flyer with ISAM's most important information you'll find here