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Intermediate Classical Music Program
(Piano, Strings, Suzuki Strings, Winds)

Imagine your child playing Classical Music and exploring new things on the beautiful University of Miami Frost School of Music campus...


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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! And... we invite highly advanced students to audition for our Honors Chamber Music ensembles!

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

Program Length

2 weeks

Dates

Session A: June 20 - July 1

Hours

9:00 am - 3:45 pm

Age Range

Entering grades 5 - 8 in the fall

Registration Fee

Prior to April 1: $40
After April 1: $75

Tuition

Click to View. It includes daily hot lunch and camp t-shirt.

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. Campers will spend 2 hours each day rehearsing in their Performing Ensembles plus have a technique class on their instrument and a Music Skills class! Suzuki violin students in Books 3-6 can have fun in a special group class for them! They also will enjoy our NEW "Intro to Improv" classes. Our Classical faculty are both performers and educators who are dedicated to giving campers the best experience possible And don't forget to save the date- we end camp with a concert where every camper performs with their class!

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.
  • All string and wind players must bring their own instrument to Camp.

MEET OUR FACULTY

INTERMEDIATE CLASSICAL PROGRAM
DAILY SCHEDULE (9:00 A.M. - 3:45 P.M.)

9:00 - 10:00

WORKSHOP
Our expert teachers develop technique in a small group setting.
Wind Workshop
String Workshop
Suzuki String Group Class - Books 3-6
Piano Workshop

10:15 - 11:15

ENSEMBLE
Orchestra: For all strings and winds.
Piano Ensemble: Pianists work in groups of 2, learning the art of ensemble playing.

11:30 - 12:00

LUNCH (Lunch is included in the camp tuition)
After our morning classes, we walk to the UM cafeteria. Campers will be able to select from the grill (hamburgers, hot dogs, French fries), salad bar, pizza, hot meal of the day, and the deli. There are also fresh fruits, desserts, and beverages.

12:15 - 1:15

MUSIC SKILLS-Classical: Our Faculty makes learning music skills fun!

1:30 - 2:30

INTRO TO IMPROV: this is your time to be creative and learn how to improvise - no experience necessary! Separate classes for Piano, Strings and Winds.

2:30 - 2:45

BREAK

2:45 - 3:45

ENSEMBLE
String Ensemble
Wind Ensemble
Piano Ensemble

3:45

DISMISSAL

4:00 - 5:00

OPTIONAL CLASSES (separate fees apply)
You really don't want to leave camp so soon...

Private Instruction: Individual lessons with the Camp faculty!

HONORS CHAMBER MUSIC: Open to pianists and strings. Campers will be coached daily by our faculty in small chamber groups. An Audition is required. (Deadline is May 1). Once you are accepted, you will receive your chamber music piece. Campers are expected to arrive at camp with their part already learned. Please contact the camp for more details: youngmusicianscamp@gmail.com

Garage Band & More: if you want to learn or already are using this program, get better at music production with our expert teachers.

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
After Care: 3:45 pm - 6:00 pm

NOTE: students who enroll in an optional class from 4:00-5:00, may be supervised in After-Care from 5:00-6:00 for no additional After-Care charge. Please notify the camp if this applies to your camper!

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):

Intermediate Classical