9:00am-9:15am: Arrival and Check-In
Campers arrive and check in at the registration desk.
9:15am-9:45am: Group Warm-Up and Stretching
9:45am-11:00am: Violin Technique Class
Small group violin classes focusing on technique, intonation, and tone production. Group and individual instruction on holding the instrument and bow, finger placement, and basic bow strokes. Campers will also practice scales and simple pieces
11:00am-11:15am: Snack Break
Campers will take a short break for a snack, rest, and to socialize with peers. This is our only snack break during regular camp hours, so pack a big snack to make it through to 1pm! At snack break, we head outdoors, eat and chat, and take some time to run around, stretch, and/or play board games and card games depending on weather.
11:15am-12:15pm: Music Theory and Games
Introduction to basic music theory concepts such as rhythm, pitch, notation, and musical terms. Group activities and games to reinforce concepts.
12:15pm-12:45pm: Music Appreciation and History
Introduction to different genres of music, including classical, folk, and popular. Overview of different time periods of music and notable composers. Listening to and analyzing music pieces.
12:45pm to 1:00pm - Clean up and pick-up time. Camp Dismissal at 1pm.
Limited Scholarships available upon request.