Voices of Summer

What is AIMS?

Founded in 1969 and located in Graz since 1971, the American Institute of Musical Studies attracts many students, teachers and a whole orchestra to Graz each summer. Learn more about the program and the history of AIMS.

Our Team in Graz and Kansas City

The administration of the summer music program and the concert series "Voices of Summer" is done at the Graz and Kansas City offices.

Get to know your contact in the Graz office as well as the General Director and the Administrative Director from Kansas City.

The Graz Verein and the American Organization

Running a summer music program and a concert series furthering transatlantic cultural exchange requires an effective organizational structure. Learn about the building blocks of AIMS.

Artists 2019

Established conductors, the AIMS Festival Orchestra and around 100 singers will once again perform numerous concerts this year. Get to know the artists of the 2019 Voices of Summer concert series here.

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Phone: +43 (0)316 32 70 66



The AIMS Mission

... to bridge the gap between fine musical training and a career in music in a unique European environment.