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Intermediate Classical Music Program
(Piano and Strings)

Imagine your child playing Classical Music and exploring new things in our Virtual Summer Camp...


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If you are entering grades 5-8 and have been playing your instrument for about 2 years, then our Intermediate Classical Music Program is for you!

So join us this summer and immerse yourself in Classical Music!

Program Length

2 weeks

Dates

Session A: June 22 - July 3

Hours

8:45 am - 1:15 pm (lunch break from 11:15am - 12:15 pm)

Age Range

Entering grades 5-8 in the fall

Registration Fee

$35

Tuition

$500

PROGRAM DESCRIPTION

The goal of this program is for campers to experience 2 weeks of concentrated study improving what he/she knows and getting exposed to the idea of improvisation. Our Classical faculty are both performers and educators who are dedicated to giving campers the best experience possible.

TECHNOLOGY REQUIREMENTS

All classes will be conducted on online.

PERFORMING ENSEMBLE CLASSES and THEIR FINAL CONCERT

Campers will be grouped according to their instrument. Their teacher will coach them on their parts. In order to appear in the Final Concert, your child will need to record their part on their home device and email it to the camp. Their camp teacher will guide them through this process.

REQUIREMENTS

  • Entering grades 5-8 in the fall.
  • Has studied their instrument for at least 2 years.
  • Completed Book 2 of a standard music series in their instrument.
  • Younger students may enroll with a Teacher Recommendation.
  • All applicants who meet these requirements may enroll in the Camp.

INTERMEDIATE CLASSICAL MUSIC PROGRAM
DAILY SCHEDULE (8:45 A.M. - 1:15 P.M.)

8:45 - 9:45

ENSEMBLE
Orchestra: For all string instruments. Students will be coached by faculty according to their instrument.
Piano Duet Fun: Pianists will work together with a partner on piano duets.

10:00 - 11:00

Improv
This is your time to be creative and learn how to improvise - no experience necessary! Separate classes for Piano and Strings.

11:15 - 12:15

LUNCH BREAK

12:15 - 1:15

ELECTIVE:
Exploring Strings & Movement: A fun class using instruments and movement (based on the Alexander Technique)
Garage Band & More: Using a free music writing and recording program, campers learn or get better at using this technology.

1:30 - 3:30

OPTIONAL CLASSES (separate fees apply)
Private Instruction: Individual lessons with the Camp faculty!

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.

HOW TO APPLY

  • Review the Daily Schedule to learn about the classes offered, and choose your electives and optional classes.
  • The Camp will email our "Teacher Recommendation Form" to your child's music teacher. This is to confirm that your camper is in the correct level. Make sure you know the e-mail address of your school or private music teacher before you start to register.