Blackburn Music Academy

Host a Student

Festival Napa Valley’s Blackburn Music Academy is one of America’s leading training ensembles for emerging collegiate, graduate, and post-graduate musicians. Participants interact regularly with Festival Napa Valley guest artists and coaches through sectionals and masterclasses and perform throughout the Festival both in symphonic concerts and chamber music programs. Participants also receive workshops from industry professionals to guide them in every aspect of their musical lives from performance anxiety to physical therapy and nutrition. 

Festival Napa Valley is seeking hosts for professional level musician(s) generally between 20 and 35 years of age who have come to study and perform July 5 - 21, 2019. As a thank you, host families enjoy exclusive access to various Festival events.

Host Questionnaire

If you have any questions regarding this opportunity, please contact