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Advanced Classical Music Program
Tracks: Piano, Strings, and Winds

If you want to be surrounded 24/7 with high school students from all over the US and other countries, who love playing classical music - THEN - this is the place for you!




JOIN US THIS SUMMER AND BE INSPIRED BY OUR STELLAR FACULTY!

Program Length

2 weeks

Dates

Session B: July 5 - July 16

Hours

9:00 am - 4:30 pm (optional 6th class from 4:45 pm - 5:45 pm)

Age Range

Entering grades 9-12 in the fall (qualified younger students may also enroll with an audition and teacher recommendation)

Registration Fee

Prior to April 1, $40.
After April 1, $75

Tuition

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Additional Dorm Program - not required for commuters. Includes room, board, and activities

$1,350

PROGRAM DESCRIPTION

With a full schedule filled with intensive classes, at the end of the session you will leave with a deeper understanding of what Classical Music is all about. The curriculum includes Piano and Orchestra Seminars where you will learn how to listen and analyze music performances in an in-depth way, plus other topics relating to performance. Students will spend a substantial part of their day in our performance ensembles such as: Orchestra, Piano Duet ensembles, Wind Ensemble, and Contemporary String Ensemble. And... we invite highly advanced students to audition for our Honors Chamber Music ensembles!

REQUIREMENTS

  • For Piano, Strings, and Winds.
  • Entering grades 9-12 in the fall.
  • Recommended minimum of 3 years experience on your instrument.
  • Qualified younger students should submit a teacher recommendation and send a 5 minute audition of a solo performance.
  • Email the demo to: youngmusicianscamp@gmail.com or post it on youtube and email us the link.

MEET OUR FACULTY

ADVANCED CLASSICAL MUSIC PROGRAM
DAILY SCHEDULE (9:00 A.M. - 4:30 P.M.)

9:00 - 10:00

SEMINARS - Orchestra and Piano
Learn the skill of listening - what makes a great orchestra or a great solo performance truly amazing, work on All-State prep and auditions, get tips on the art of effective practicing, and much more!

10:15 - 11:15

MUSIC THEORY Classical
Our theory classes use the innovative Frost School of Music experiential model, created by Dean Berg, which incorporates ear training and improvisation.

11:30 - 12:00

LUNCH (Lunch is included in the camp tuition)
In the UM Cafeteria, you will be able to select from the grill (hamburgers, hot dogs, French fries), salad bar, pizza, hot meal of the day, and the deli. Fresh fruits, desserts, and beverages are all included.

12:15 - 1:15

FORUMS: master classes, practice time, talent show, panel discussions, faculty concerts, and more!

1:30 - 2:45

ENSEMBLES
Wind Ensemble, Contemporary String Ensemble, Piano Skills Ensemble (sight reading, technique, improvising, harmonization)

3:00 - 4:30

ENSEMBLES
Piano Duet Ensemble: Pianists are grouped in pairs to study duets and duos.
Orchestra: Our conductor is simply awesome! Be prepared to perform some challenging repertoire!

4:30

DISMISSAL

4:40 - 5:40

OPTIONAL CLASSES (separate fees apply)
Private Instruction: Individual lessons with the Camp faculty.
Optional Class 1: Music Production & Recording: for students at any level of experience.
Optional Class 2: Honors Chamber Music for piano, string and wind instruments. Audition required
Deadline to apply and send audition - MAY 1 -
Email the camp for details and application: youngmusicianscamp@gmail.com

PRIVATE LESSONS

Private lessons given by our camp staff may be scheduled after regular dismissal. The lessons are one hour long and all of the instructors are part of our camp faculty. The classes are held daily except for the last day of the session. When you register, you can select the day that you want. The camp cannot re-schedule a missed private lesson.

EXTENDED CARE

Supervised before and after care is available.
Before Care: 7:30 am - 9:00 am

DORM PROGRAM

Click here to visit the Dormitory Program page.

HOW TO APPLY

Please follow these steps to Register:

Click on the "Register Here" Link for the Track that applies to you below. The Link will take you to the Session Selection Page and the Cart for your Program. There is no need to filter or search for your Program on the Session Selection Page as long as you used the correct "Register Here" Link for your specific Program. Make sure you know the e-mail address of your music teacher. Also, please decide if you want to add an optional class and/or a private lesson for an additional fee.

On the Session Selection Page, Click on the "ADD TO CART" Link for your Program. Make sure the Program Name and Track are correct. Your Program will automatically move into "YOUR SHOPPING CART". Click on the CONTINUE Link in the Shopping Cart, which will take you to the Registration Information Page where you can begin the registration process.

Complete the following information to Register.

  • Section 1: Enter Your Email Address and Click "NEXT".
  • Section 2: Enter Participants & Options. Complete the required Participant Information. "Session Options" for your program will be pre-selected. Additional classes offered appear as "Optional Classes" and may be selected by checking the appropriate Box or Boxes. Click CONTINUE.
  • Section 3: Please complete the Registration Forms, including the Waivers and Agreements, and sign your Digital Signature. Click "CONTINUE TO CART".

Review Cart & Check out. Review the accuracy of the "ORDER DETAILS". If you have a Coupon Code, enter it now.

Go to the "CHECK OUT" Section and select either "PAY IN FULL" or "Pay $0.00 now, and then Pay Balance manually".

Click COMPLETE and you will receive a Confirmation E-mail with the details of your Order.

You can login to your Online account at any time to verify your registration and pay your balance. A $200 deposit is required to reserve your child's place and an additional $200 to reserve the Dormitory. This includes your $40 ($75 after April 1) non-refundable Registration Fee. Deposits are due within 10 days of registration. There will be NO refunds issued except for a documented medical emergency. Full payment is due 1 month prior to the start of each session.

You will receive an e-mail confirmation when your payment has been processed.

If you have any questions about the Camp and the Programs offered or How to Apply, please e-mail the Camp at youngmusicianscamp@gmail.com or call 305-498-4925.


Register Here (select the Track that applies to you):

Advanced Classical