Bennington Area Arts Council Offers Scholarships for Summer Sonatina Piano Camps

Bennington, Vermont February 1, 2020 — Calling all students who have a passion for piano! Beginners and experienced musicians alike are invited to apply for scholarships to attend a 2020 Summer Sonatina piano camp in Old Bennington, VT. All levels of piano ability will be considered. Recipients must be aged 7-16 and live within a 100-mile radius of Bennington. 

Interested individuals should complete an application at by March 25. A panel of five local volunteers will review and approve the applications, awarding the scholarships to passionate students. 

Scholarships are made possible through the generosity of Sonatina and Sonata alumni and others in the community who feel that musical instruction should be available to everyone, regardless of financial circumstances. If you would like to make a donation to the scholarship fund, you may do so until April 1 at

Sonatina International Piano Camps is in its 51st year of providing programs for all ages and all abilities. For more information on the programs offered visit

The mission of the Bennington Area Arts Council is to champion a thriving cultural economy through sponsorship, promotion, support, and encouragement of cultural activities, events, and organizations in Southern Vermont and neighboring counties. In line with this mission, the BAAC is proud to serve as a conduit for the Sonatina Scholarship Fund. 

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