The Colburn School, SongFest's Summer Institute hosting institution, is a world-class performing arts school where a renowned faculty provides instruction in music, dance and drama to dedicated students of all ages.
The school's state of-the-art campus is located in the 'heart-of-art' of downtown Los Angeles, neighboring Walt Disney Concert Hall, the Music Center, the Museum of Contemporary Art (MOCA) and the planned Broad Museum.
A major campus expansion was realized In 2007. With more classroom, rehearsal and practice facilities for students, the expansion also served the community with public spaces including a performing arts library, three concert halls and a café.
Colburn boasts two world-class performance halls, a chorus room, and a gorgeous orchestral rehearsal hall where SongFest concerts and masterclasses take place:
The residences at The Colburn School consist of fully furnished three-bedroom and four-bedroom suites. Each suite contains a living area; kitchenette with a microwave, coffee maker, refrigerator and sink; a shared bathroom; and single bedrooms with extra-long twin beds, wardrobes and desks. Four-bedroom suites have two bathrooms.
The residential building at The Colburn School offers the following amenities to its summer guests:
• 24-hour fitness room that includes cardio equipment and strength conditioning machines
• 24-hour access to coin-operated laundry facilities
• Wi-Fi access
• A music library
The Colburn Café offers delicious food in a quick and friendly atmosphere. All participants will receive three meals a day Monday-Saturday and two meals on Sunday (brunch and dinner). The daily menu includes:
• freshly made cookies and pastries
• items from the grille
• a sandwich station
• cook-to-order food
• ready made sandwiches, salads, and snacks
• a large salad bar