Lyra Music Festival and Workshop 2018

Welcome Faculty and Staff!

We are so glad to that you will be a part of the team this summer and we are looking forward to spending 3 amazing weeks together. This is your home page, a resource for general information that will hopefully answer most of your questions, though we can always be easily reached at asasaki@lyramusic.org and rodo@lyramusic.org. Please check here for forms that must be completed, details and information to help you prepare for your time at Lyra.

General Information:  Lyra Music Festival and Workshop | July 8-28, 2018 | Smith College, Northampton, MA

BE SURE TO SCROLL ALL THE WAY TO THE BOTTOM OF THIS PAGE FOR ALL INFORMATION

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Required forms for all Lyra Music Faculty and Senior Staff

Please download and complete the following forms and submit hard copies no later than May 15, 2018

**PLEASE NOTE THAT THE MEDICAL FORMS REQUIRE A PHYSICIAN'S SIGNATURE -- PLEASE SCHEDULE YOUR MEDICAL APPOINTMENT AHEAD OF THE MAY 15TH DUE DATE

Please print, complete and submit all forms together by mail as one package to:
Lyra Music, Inc.
c/o Akiko Sasaki
57 Robinson Street
Beacon, NY 12508

All forms are MANDATORY for Massachusetts licensing. Even if you are a returning faculty/staff/intern, please submit ALL of the required forms for 2018, IN THEIR ENTIRETY, with updated information. This is especially important regarding the Medical Form.

Thank you for your promptness! We look forward to a great summer together!

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More Information

Lyra Music Procedures and Planning

Suggested Packing List

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Important Dates (Arrival and Departure)

Saturday, July 7, 2018
Faculty and Senior Staff to arrive by late afternoon | Orientation Dinner 7:00 PM

Location: Smith College: Lawrence House
The address for your GPS is: 99 Green Street, Northampton, MA 01063
If you are driving, you will find parking on Green Street in a lot on your right, you will need a parking permit to place in the windshield of your car, please be sure to get that from us as soon as you arrive. Lawrence House is a building on the right side of Green Street, mid-block. If you are arriving by train, please be in touch by email, asasaki@lyramusic.org, we will arrange to pick you up from the Northampton Amtrak Station.

Sunday, July 8, 2018
Faculty Outreach Concert, Sunday Morning Church Service Performance at Local Patron's Congregation (Francisco, Peter, Miranda, Yari)
Junior Counselors to arrive by 10:00 AM for Move-in and Junior Counselor Orientation

Saturday, July 21, 2018
4:00 PM Faculty Artist Concert at Earle Recital Hall

Sunday, July 22, 2018
3:00 PM Faculty and Junior Counselor Outreach Concert at The Wellington at Springfield/Assisted Living Community
(Eric, Jake, Frederic and Michele)

Saturday, July 28, 2018
Final Workshop Day
Students move out by 10:00 AM
Student Gala Concert 1:00 PM
Final Reception and Families depart 4:00 PM
Faculty and Staff may opt to depart after 4:00 PM or remain one more evening
(we will host a faculty/staff thank you dinner for those who remain)

Sunday, July 29, 2018
Remaining faculty/staff depart -- must be out of the dormitory no later than 10:00 AM

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Lyra Music Festival Events

We are audience building! Family and friends are encouraged to attend all of the Lyra Music Festival concerts, masterclasses, and outreach performances. 

Please View the Full Concert Calendar HERE

Tickets Can be Purchased Online HERE

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Mailing Address
If you need to receive letters or packages during your three weeks at Lyra, please use this address:

Your Name
Lyra Summer Music Workshop
Smith College
30 Belmont Ave. Room 201
Northampton, MA 01063

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