Student Quotes

“A once-in-a-lifetime experience”

-Neil Quillen, composer

“I couldn’t ask for a better way to spend a month of my summer.”

-Emily Clay, soprano

“Duino is such a beautiful and inspiring place to make music. It was great to have so many guest masterclasses and to collaborate with so many musicians and professors.”

-Kelsey Tarbert, soprano

“The intimate size of the program let everyone get the focus and teaching they needed.”

-Kirsten Williams, violin

“The location, the faculty, the guest artists, and my fellow participants will forever be cherished greatly."

-Ben King Quale, baritone