Music Festivals for Student Groups



Music brings everyone together and is a language we all speak!

Many music festivals around the world are great places for students from all styles and genres to come together and make music, attend workshops, participate in cultural activities, be adjudicated by professional musicians and perform for the local community.

New Orleans Jazz Festival is an annual celebration of the music and culture of New Orleans. The festival is a major tourist attraction which celebrates the indigenous music and culture of New Orleans and Louisiana, so the music encompasses every style associated with the city and the state: contemporary and traditional jazz, blues, R&B, gospel, Cajun, zydeco, Afro- Caribbean, folk, Latin, rock, rap, country, bluegrass, and everything in between. Perform at the festival and get a memorable behind-the-scenes look participating in unique seminars, specifically created to educate students from around the world.

Bratislava Music Festival is an international festival of classical music that takes place annually in the city of Bratislava, Slovakia. It has been a major Slovak musical event for over 50 years. Student groups may participate in a competitive or non-competitive setting. During the festival, students will benefit and at the same time, contribute to the rich cultural atmosphere of the city. Bratislava is widely recognised as a city of music, with a rich cultural and artistic heritage. Each choir will have many opportunities to perform in concert halls, beautiful, ornate churches and outdoor settings in the historical centre of the city.

Summa Cum Laude Festival is an international youth music festival for choirs, bands and orchestras, held annually in Vienna. It takes place in the city’s two main classical concert venues, the Golden Hall of the Musikverein and the Konzerthaus. Performing groups may participate either in the competition or in the non-competitive celebration. In addition to the competition or celebration, there are many interactive workshops and educational lectures and additional concerts with local audiences.

Many more festivals and options for your next music tour are available. For more information, please contact our team: 1800 067 819 |