Madeline Island Chamber Music

Madeline Island Chamber Music

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About Us

Madeline Island Chamber Music is devoted to educating and nurturing the next generation of musicians through chamber music performances and individualized training on verdant, historic Madeline Island in Lake Superior.

Students and internationally recognized faculty perform each week at The Clubhouse located near the campus overlooking the lovely grounds of the golf course with spectacular views of Lake Superior and the Marina. For concert and event information contact the Box Office at (715) 747-2561, after June 1st, (612) 871-7781, before June 1st, or email jlagrave@micm.org.

The Madeline Island Chamber Music (MICM) was founded as Madeline Island Music Camp in 1985 as a one-week chamber music program for twenty students from Minnesota. Today there is a three-week program for thirty-two talented young string players, a five-week program for sixteen fellowship string players, and a one-week program for twenty-five woodwind musicians. Students come from across the country and around the world to study chamber music with a distinguished faculty and resident string quartets.


  • Intensive study of chamber music repertoire for 48 students high school, undergraduate, and graduate age
  • Weekly publicly attended student performances and masterclasses
  • Community and youth educational outreach and performances
  • Performances by nationally and internationally acclaimed chamber groups like Brooklyn Rider and Borromeo String Quartet