a program of

South Shore Conservatory

Kathy Czerny, SSC President
Stephen Deitz, Festival Director
Amy Schomp, Managing Director
Karen Bellinger, Festival Manager
Nancy Meredith, Box Office and Duxbury Campus Manager
Michelle McGrath, Publicity Services
Rick Assmus, Building/Grounds
Rich Fell, Piano Technician
Louis Gentile, Piano Mover

(as of May 25)

Festival Sponsor
Mollie Baldwin Foley
Diane and F. Sherman Hoyt
Mead Witter Foundation
The Foundation for Creative Achievement
Lynn Dale and Frank Wisneski

Event Sponsor
Lee and Jack Barlow
Barbara and Fredrick Clifford
Cornelia and Stewart Clifford
GAGNONtax, Judy and Bill Gagnon
Nancy Herndon
Nancy and John Powell
Wendy and Vincent Spiziri
The Village at Duxbury

Tent Sponsor
Sheila and Richard Morse

Full Scholarship Sponsor
Mollie Baldwin Foley Scholars (2)
The Safe Family Foundation
Pat and Wilfred Sheehan
Kathy and Warren Skillman

Student Scholarship Sponsor
Motoko and Gordon Deane
Barbara and Morgan Lamarche
Mary Ellen and Peter Lawrence
Hilary and Richard Lucier
Merck Foundation
Barbara and Peter Palfrey
Mary and Jerry Steinke
Jason Wolfson

Competition Sponsor

Festival Friend
Julia and Stephen Adams
Nancy Riegel

Festival Donor
Lyell & Kurt Franke
Linda and Gerald Jones
Gregg & Courtney Jordan
Diane Keller
Marcia and Abbot Vose
Charles & Holly Weilbrenner

Festival Fan
Shirley Amory
Carol Loring
Lanci & Page Valentine

Preview Concert Hosts
John Carnuccio
Judy and Bill Gagnon

Concert Hosts
Mollie Baldwin Foley
Rebecca and James Garrett

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Fees & Tuition Assistance

Tuition and Fees - 2017

All tuition and fees must be paid by June 24, 2017

Application Fee $150

TUITION ($2,950):    
Tuition Deposit
(due June 1, 2017)
$500 (non-refundable, required of all DMF students)
Tuition Balance
(due June 24, 2017)
$2,450 (boarding students receiving no financial aid)
Tuition Balance
(due June 24, 2017)
$1,700 (commuting students receiving no financial aid)

BALANCE DUE (due June 24, 2017):


Computations for determining "Balance Due"
for boarding students: $2,950 (tuition) -$500 (Tuition Deposit) - $ amount of financial aid = Amount of "Balance Due"  
for commuting students: $2,200 (tuition) -$500 (Tuition Deposit) -$ amount of financial aid = Amount of "Balance Due"  

All fees are payable in U. S. Funds drawn on a U. S. correspondent bank only. Foreign students should obtain an International Money Order in U. S. dollars for the payment of fees.

PLEASE NOTE: PayPal may not be a payment option for applicants living outside of the United States. Please call 781-934-2731 x 11 and pay by credit card.

Checks must be payable to: SOUTH SHORE CONSERVATORY or you may charge to MasterCard, Visa orPayPal.


Tuition Assistance Information

The DUXBURY MUSIC FESTIVAL actually costs $4,000/student. Through the generosity of donors who recognize the value of music education and this program, we are able to offer a reduced rate of $2,950 for tuition, room and board.

Some additional assistance will be available to selected students who have submitted a completed application and financial-aid form by April 22, 2017. Tuition deposit is due June 1, 2017. Final payment must be made by June 26, 2017.

Download Tuition Assistance Application Form (Adobe PDF)