The summer piano camp will consist of two concurrent programs, a beginner piano class for students new to the piano and a piano enrichment class for those who have already taken lessons. Both classes will encompass piano basics and music theory fun and games in an engaging learning environment. Also, accomplished guest performers will be invited to perform and share their musical journey in hopes of inspiring the campers of what is possible in the world of piano playing.
Also, check out Music Appreciation For Young Beginners, Turn-Up Your Talent Performance Camp and the Music Production Camp we added this summer!
Free camp tuition is based 2015/2016 poverty income guidelines and proof of income.
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The Hours of Operation are 10:00am to 2:00pm: Students may arrive as early as 9:30am and are expected to be picked-up promptly when the camp session ends. We do not provide any daycare services.
MUSIC APPRECIATION FOR YOUNG BEGINNERS: (ages 4-5): Come with your little one and share some music, movement and fun with other caregivers! The class encourages gross and fine motor skills, rhythm, and song recognition and language development.
June 19-22: 10:00am - 10:45am Parent or guardian must accompany the student
June 19-22: 11:00am - 11:45am Parent or guardian must accompany the student
GROUP BEGINNER PIANO CAMP: For students who have never taken a piano lesson or had less than six months of piano lessons. The beginner camps will be an introduction to the fundamentals of piano playing (e.g., posture, fingering, geography of the piano etc.), and basic music theory (e.g., rhythm, note time signatures, staffs, dynamics etc.). Students will also learn about various music composers and music genres in a fun and engaging way.
June 12 - 15 10:00am -12:00pm (age 7-8)
June 19 - 22 10:00am -10:50pm (age 6) Parent or guardian must accompany the student
June 19 - 22 11:00am -11:50pm (age 6) Parent or guardian must accompany the student
June 26 - 29 10:00am - 1:00pm (age 10-13)
PIANO ENRICHMENT CAMP: For students who have had six or more months of piano lessons. The enrichment camps will re-emphasis the fundamentals of piano playing along with a broadening of the skill level and comprehension of music theory. Students will be encouraged to bring music they want to learn, will engage in ensemble pieces, and will be exposed to various music genres and composers to expand their playing experience.
June 12- 15 10:00am - 12:00pm (ages 7-8)
June 26 - 29 10:00am - 1:00pm (ages 10- 13)
July 24 - 27 10:00am - 12:00pm (ages 8- 11)
July 24 - 27 10:00am - 1:00pm (ages 12- 18)
MUSIC PRODUCTION CAMP FOR BEGINNERS (ages 12-18): The Music Production Camp will open the mind to musical exploration and provide the tools for creative expression using technology.
By the end of the course students will:
- Configure a personal production workspace and use software instruments and audio recordings to produce an original composition.
- Create a composite version of a performance using multiple takes.
- Create and effectively use audio loops in a music production.
- Use and understand basic music theory and relate it to technology.
- Walk away with their own produced and recorded composition.
June 19-22 5:00pm - 7:00pm (ages 12-18)
A SPECIAL ONE WEEK PERFORMANCE CAMPS: "TURN UP YOUR TALENT~PASSION TO PERFORMANCE"
Over the course of one week, students will conceive and produce a live production, featuring dance, music, spoken word and more, resulting in a sense of accomplishment, confidence and appreciation for the arts.
The Turn-Up Your Talent-From Passion to Performance Camp is designed to allow young people to explore various disciplines in the arts like singing, dancing, acting, piano and production. Students will be mentored by leaders in various disciplines, which will culminate in a live performance for family and friends
July 10 - 14 10:00am - 2:00pm (ages 8-11)
July 17 - 21 10:00am - 2:00pm (ages 12-18)
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