The 2021 HCSA Summer String Festival has been scheduled for July 26-August 6, with a modified schedule for this year and COVID safety precautions in place. Applications are available now, with an application deadline of June 15. Learn more about the string festival here.



Hillsdale County School of the Arts (HCSA) is a non-profit organization that seeks to provide musical opportunities for students of all ages and all socioeconomic backgrounds from Hillsdale County.


2021 Summer String Festival

Find out more about the Summer String Festival here.


HCSA Group Lessons & Recitals

During the school year, HCSA offers string group and chamber orchestra rehearsals. All groups play at the winter and spring recitals. To find out more about those, click on the other activities tab.


The 2021 Summer String Festival are supported by the Michigan Council for the Arts and Cultural Affairs Minigrant Program, administered by the Arts Alliance.