North Shore Summer Music Experience Camp

North Shore Summer Music Experience 2021

Camp Dates: June 21– 25, 2021

Registrations are now OPEN

Camp Forms:





2016 NSSME


The Northland's Finest Music Camp held on the campus of the University of Minnesota Duluth!

Choose from one of four camps offered: Band, Choral, String, Piano

Facilities & Activities

* On-campus residence housing WILL NOT be available this year


* Optional meals served in the Kirby Student Dining Center

* Around-the-clock supervision by counselors

* Daytime health services available

* Closing concert/awards ceremony for students, parents/guardians, counselors and instructors

* Opportunities for private lessons

**Students enrolling in the Choral, String and Band Camps will be assigned to the various ensembles by age and experience.

Registration Details

* Registrations are now being accepted - Register Here

PLEASE NOTE:  Due to the current COVID-19 restrictions, we are not able to offer on campus housing.
All campers will be commuters this year.  The fee for commuter campers will be $99.00.

Due to the low cost of this year's day camp, we will not be offering scholarships and the deposit to hold your spot will be $25.00.

This year, space will be limited in order to follow university Covid compliant restrictions.  Please register early and submit your deposit in order to insure your spot for camp this year!

Please make checks payable to:  UMD Music Dept/NSSME

Mail payments to:

NSSME Camp Administrator
UMD Department of Music
31 W College Street
Chester Park #206
Duluth, MN  55812

* Information packets will be sent to registrants prior to start of camp

  Scholarships - will not be available this year due to the low cost of camp - SPACE WILL BE LIMITED due to the continued Covid restrictions - we intend to keep our campers safe!

Tax Credit

The 1998 Take Credit for Learning Program offers a tax credit and/or deduction to parents who participate in summer camps where the focus is in the Academics or Fine Arts. For more information please contact the Minnesota Department of Revenue.

Camp Fees

* Resident Fee This will NOT be an option this year.

* Non-Resident Fee$99.00 (commuter) includes registration, instruction, recreation and counselor supervision.


Dr. Mark Whitlock, Camp Director
University of Minnesota Duluth
Department of Music
231 Humanities
Duluth, MN 55812
[email protected]

Please Mail all required documents to:

Dee Charles,Camp Administrator
UMD Department of Music
31 W College Street
Chester Park #206
Duluth, MN 55812
Fax: 218-726-6824

Make checks payable to:  UMD Dept of Music/NSSME