Ogontz White Mountain Suzuki Institute

Ogontz White Mountain Suzuki Institute
Lyman, NH

July 10-15, 2023

Ogontz White Mountain Suzuki Institute is a summer music institute founded more than 25 years ago based on the teaching principles of Dr. Shinichi Suzuki. Located at a historic girls’ camp in New Hampshire’s beautiful White Mountains, Ogontz provides young musicians and their families with master classes, group classes, and orchestral and chamber music opportunities, with a caring faculty of Suzuki-trained teachers for an unforgettable experience of creativity, camaraderie, and community.


July 2023

For Students



Student Fees

  • Registration $75 (to be paid by each person attending; subject to change March 1st)
  • Book 1-3 $600
  • Book 4 and up $625
  • Practice Pathways $700
  • Chamber Music $100

Housing & Meals

  • Lodging, Meals & Activities (including NH State Tax) $750 per person

Delicious, wholesome, home-cooked meals. Meals produced from organic gardens on the property. Bakery on premises, homemade breads baked daily. Ogontz Camp is run with a cooperative plan: all families participate in food preparation and cleanup—maximum 1/2 hour per day. A Suzuki philosophy community in every way.

Accommodations include rustic cabins with open sides and canvas roll-downs for privacy, occupied by single families of 2-6 people. All have electricity, beds and dressers. Bring your own sleeping bags and pillows. Shower and toilet facilities are nearby to all cabins.


Ogontz Camp is a magnificent 300-acre facility in the White Mountains of New Hampshire, which includes rustic cabin accommodations, meeting halls, lodges and dining hall. Located on a secluded lake surrounded by pine woods. Activities include arts and crafts, hiking, biking, swimming, boating (trained lifeguard on duty) and tennis. More information can be found at www.owmsuzuki.com

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