Summer Music Camps

We offer a great assortment of summer camps for all ages and levels! Click on the menu above for more details on our camps.

Basics of Improvisation

Dates: Mon. July 17 - Thurs. July 20, 2017
Time: 11:45 am – 12:45 pm
Location: Music Man Studio
Ages: 12 - 18
Early Registration Price: $72 
Regular Price (after May 15th): $80

This camp is for students who wish to improve their musical improvisation and soloing skills. These musicians will learn effective communication strategies, collaboration with other musicians, and how to use expressive language in music. No previous improvisation experience required.

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Beginning Music Theory

Dates: Mon. June 26 - Thurs. June 29, 2017
Time: 12:00 – 1:00 pm
Location: Music Man Studio
Ages: 8 - 15
Early Registration Price: $72 
Regular Price (after May 15th): $80

This camp is for students ages 8 - 15 years old who want to expand their understanding of music. It will cover major and minor keys, the circle of fifths, intervals, ear training, and much more. Students should have a basic ability to read music, and should be ready to learn more.

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Beginning Percussion Camp

Dates: Mon. July 10, Wed. July 12, and Thurs. July 13, 2017
Time: 12:30 – 1:30 pm
Location: Music Man Studio
Ages: 8 & up
Early Registration Price: $67.50
Regular Price (after May 15th): $75

This three day camp is for kids ages 8 and up who want to learn the basics of playing a percussion instrument. It will cover reading and playing basic rhythms, rudiments and drumming techniques. No previous musical experience is required. The camp will meet Monday, Tuesday, and Thursday, from 12:15pm to 1:15pm.

*Tuition includes a practice pad and drumsticks for the student to practice on and keep.*

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Beginning Strings Camp (Session 1)

Dates: Mon. July 10 – Thurs. July 13, 2017
Time: 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Location: Music Man Studio
Ages: 5 - 12
Early Registration Price: $112.50
Regular Price (after May 15th): $125

This exciting, four day long, day camp is for students, ages 5 - 12, who are interested in learning to play violin, viola, or cello. No previous musical experience is necessary. Instruments will be provided for students to use during camp. Instrument choice is dependent on availability.

The camp program includes: group instruction, music theory, ear training, and a culminating performance.

Students should bring a snack.

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Beginning Strings Camp (Session 2)

Dates: Mon. August 7, 2016 – Thurs. August 10, 2017
Time: 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Location: Music Man Studio
Ages: 5 - 12
Early Registration Price: $112.50
Regular Price (after May 15th): $125

This exciting, four day long, day camp is for students, ages 5 - 12, who are interested in learning to play violin, viola, or cello. No previous musical experience is necessary. Instruments will be provided for students to use during camp. Instrument choice is dependent on availability.

The camp program includes: group instruction, music theory, ear training, and a culminating performance.

Students should bring a snack.

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Choral Camp

Dates: Mon. August 7 – Fri. August 11, 2017
Time: 12:30 – 1:30 pm
Location: Music Man Studio
Ages: 9 - 14
Early Registration Price: $72 
Regular Price (after May 15th): $80

Music Man Studio's Choral Camp is open to kids ages 9 - 14 who want to have fun singing with friends. Students will learn, rehearse, and perform choral music, and learn performance and rehearsal techniques along the way. No previous musical experience is required. The camp will meet Monday through Friday, with a culminating performance on Friday, July 1st.

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Intro to Guitar (Session 1)

Dates: Mon. July 24 – Thurs. July 27, 2017
Time: 1:30 – 2:30 pm
Location: Music Man Studio
Ages: 8 - 12
Early Registration Price: $58.50
Regular Price (after May 15th): $65

This camp is open to students ages 8 - 12 who are interested in learning the guitar. No previous musical experience is necessary as students will learn the guitar from the ground up and learn basic techniques that will give them a great foundation to build on. Camp will focus on chords, simple melodies, and chord progressions. Students will need to bring their own instrument or plan to rent one from Music Man.

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Intro to Guitar (Session 2)

Dates: Mon. July 31 – Thurs. August 3, 2017
Time: 12:15 – 1:15 pm
Location: Music Man Studio
Ages: 8 - 12
Early Registration Price: $58.50
Regular Price (after May 15th): $65

This camp is open to students ages 8 - 12 who are interested in learning the guitar. No previous musical experience is necessary as students will learn the guitar from the ground up and learn basic techniques that will give them a great foundation to build on. Camp will focus on chords, simple melodies, and chord progressions. Students will need to bring their own instrument or plan to rent one from Music Man.

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Intro to Ukulele

Dates: Mon. July 31 – Thurs. August 3, 2017
Time: 1:30 – 2:30 pm
Location: Music Man Studio
Ages: 7 - 12
Early Registration Price: $58.50
Regular Price (after May 15th): $65

This camp is open to students ages 7 - 12 interested in learning the ukulele. No previous musical experience is necessary as students will learn the ukulele from the ground up and learn basic techniques that will give them a great foundation to build on. Camp will focus on chords, simple melodies, and chord progressions.

Students will need to bring their own instrument.

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Mini Mozarts

Dates: Wed. July 26 – Fri. July 28, 2017
Time: 12:30 – 1:30 pm
Location: Music Man Studio
Ages: 2 - 6
Early Registration Price: $49.50
Regular Price (after May 15th): $55

Explore music, the piano, singing and more! Mini Mozarts is a perfect camp for parents and children ages 2-6 years to have fun while learning the basics of music! Young musicians will learn about music theory, ear training, rhythms and playing the piano. We will make music as a group and play games together to learn about the joy of music!

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Music Composition (Applied Music Theory)

Dates: Mon. July 17 – Thurs. July 20, 2017
Time: 1:00 – 2:30 pm
Location: Music Man Studio
Ages: 12 - 18
Early Registration Price: $85.50
Regular Price (after May 15th): $95

This is a great camp for students who have always wanted to write music, but don't know where to start; or students who are looking for a way to use all those music theory concepts they've learned so far. Young composers will learn effective communication strategies, collaboration with other musicians, and how to use expressive language in music.

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Music Theory Crash Course

Dates: Tues. July 11 – Thurs. July 13, 2017
Time: 1:30 – 3:00 pm
Location: Music Man Studio
Ages: 12 - 18
Early Registration Price: $72
Regular Price (after May 15th): $80

Feel like you're struggling with music theory basics? Need just a little extra help to make a concept make sense? Then this is the camp for you!

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SOLO

Dates: Mon. July 17 - Fri. July 21, 2017
Time: 1:00 – 3:00 pm
Location: Music Man Studio

Ages: 8 - 18
Early Registration Price: $175.50
Regular Price (after May 15th): $195

SOLO is an epic 1-week glimpse into the life of a recording artist. Whether you're a vocalist or an instrumentalist, you'll learn songwriting and recording techniques and begin to find your unique voice as an artist. Best of all, by the end of the week you'll have your very own song written and recorded!

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Woodwind Chamber Music Camp

Dates: Mon. July 3, Wed July 5, Thurs. July 6, & Fri. July 7, 2017
Time: 12:15 – 1:15 pm
Location: Music Man Studio

Ages: 11 - 18
Early Registration Price: $72
Regular Price (after May 15th): $80

This camp is for students who play flute, clarinet, saxophone, oboe, or bassoon, and who want to experience playing as part of a smaller group. Campers will learn rehearsal and performance techniques, as well as how to listen and blend with other musicians. Students should have at least two years of school band experience or one year of private lessons.

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XLR: XCELERATE

Dates: Mon. June 26 - Fri. June 30, 2017
Time: 1:00 – 3:00 pm
Location: Music Man Studio

Ages: 8 - 18
Early Registration Price: $175.50
Regular Price (after May 15th): $195

Do you have a future rockstar, aged 8 - 18, in need of bandmates to join them on their journey to stardom? Then your local, premier rock band program, The eXtraordinary League of Rockers (XLR), has their ticket to the stage! In this 1-week long, condensed version of XLR students will learn the basics of playing in a band.

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Young String Orchestra Camp

Dates: Mon. June 26 – Fri. June 30, 2017
Time: 9 am – 12 pm
Location: Music Man Studio

Ages: 8 - 12
Early Registration Price: $135
Regular Price (after May 15th): $145

This exciting week long day camp is for students, ages 7 - 12 with at least one year experience playing violin, viola, cello or double bass. The camp program includes: string orchestra rehearsals, sectionals, music theory, ear training, and a culminating performance. The performance will be Friday June 30th at 12:00 pm. Students should bring a snack.

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