An Urgent Request

Apologies for the long silence. As you know, we made the difficult and heartbreaking decision to close camp for the summer. We expect, however, to open as planned in 2021 for a full slate of programs and to… Read More

A Very Important Message Regarding Summer 2020, May 29, 2020

We are heartbroken to announce we will not be able to hold Kinhaven Senior and Junior Sessions for 2020.  Even though the state of Vermont, the CDC, and our own rigorous planning presented a possible path forward, there… Read More

An Update about Junior and Senior Sessions from our Co-Executive Directors, May 9, 2020

Dear Kinhaven Community: We hope you and your families are well. We want to thank everyone who has joined our Kinhaven viewing parties and who contributed to our “virtual choir” project over the past few weeks. Your response… Read More


Dear Kinhaven Community: After what seemed like a very long April, we wish all of you a happy May 1st! We hope you and your families are well. As our Kinhaven team follows the ever-changing COVID-19 situation, we… Read More

Kinhaven Pianos for Sale

Steinway Square Grand Piano $4000 This 1884 7′ x 3.5′ Square  Grand, with its gorgeous Braziliam Rosewood case is in excellent condition, considering its vintage, and offers a unique historical experience for the pianist. It has had admirable… Read More

“Kinhaven Deeply Fostered My Love of Music”

“My four years at Kinhaven were really meaningful to me and definitely fostered my love of music and shaped who I am today,” says Minnesota Orchestra Concertmaster Erin Keefe (’90–’93), reflecting on her time at Kinhaven, which first… Read More

A Supportive Community of Loving Souls

Julie Landsman Brooklyn-native and world-renowned French hornist Julie Landsman was the principal horn of the Metropolitan Opera Orchestra for twenty-five years (1985-2010). She has also served on the faculty of her alma mater, the Juilliard School, since 1989,… Read More

Where I Realized What Music Could Be

It is not unusual for a person to identify a space in their lives that has been “flagged,” a moment they consider essential and pivotal. These moments are not just life changing, but have become so deeply tied… Read More