Summer Music Camps, Programs & Workshops

Violin students at summer camp

Summer Music Camps, Programs & Workshops

Join us for inclusive, engaging University-quality summer music camps and programs including instrumental, band, vocal and choral. In collaboration with George Mason University’s School of Music, our programs are enriching, high caliber music experiences focused on both artistry and skill building.  Courses are taught by University professors, Master’s degree candidates and professional Teaching Artists.  Develop your artistry with other like-minded music students!  Programs are also available for younger children just beginning their musical journey.  For more details, click on any program below.

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Flute summer camp for teensSummer Flute Academy
Ages 13-18
June 18-22, 2018
Masterclasses, chamber music, flute choir and more

Trumpet summer camp for teensSummer Trumpet Academy
Ages 13-18
June 18-22, 2018
Learn different trumpet fundamentals and playing styles

Students rehearsing at Percussion summer camp

Summer Percussion Academy
Ages 13-18
June 18-22, 2018
Clinics, masterclasses and percussion ensemble

Music Recording summer camp for teensMusic Recording Camp
Ages 13-18
June 18-22, 2018
Record, mix and produce original music

Filmscoring summer camp for teensThe Art of Filmscoring
Ages 13-18
June 25-29, 2018
Techniques of composing music for motion pictures

Musical Theater Bootcamp summer campMusical Theater Vocal Bootcamp
Ages 7-11 and 12-18
July 9-13 OR August 6-10, 2018
Singing and stage skills intensive for singers/ actors

Guitar students at summer camp

Beginner Guitar Camps 
Ages 8-12 & 13-18
July 9-13 OR July 16-20, 2018
Learn the basics of guitar playing, notation and more

Music theory summer camp for kids

Intro to Music Theory
Ages 9-12 & 13-18
July 16-20, 2018
Develop crucial aural, analytical and interpretive music skills

Songwriting students at summer camp

Singer/Songwriter Workshop
Ages 13-18
July 23-27, 2018
Write/ arrange your own songs and get vocal coaching

Piano summer camp for kids and teensSummer Piano Academy
Ages 8-18 (divided into age groups)
July 30-Aug 3 and/or Aug 6-10, 2018
Private lessons, masterclasses, ensembles, a final recital and more

Violin summer camp for kids and teensViolin Bootcamp (and Viola)
Ages 8-18
Aug 6-10 and/or Aug 13-17, 2018
Intensive for intermediate to advanced violinists (and violists)

Clarinet students at summer campSummer Clarinet Academy
Ages 13-18
June 18-22, 2018
Masterclasses, reed clinics, chamber music and more

Trombone summer camp for teensSummer Trombone Academy
Ages 13-18
June 18-22, 2018
Masterclasses, clinics, audition workshop and more

Composition students at summer camp

Music Composition Explorations
Ages 13-18
June 18-22, 2018
Instrumental composition intensive for advanced students

Students at summer musical programSummer Musical Showcase
Ages 7-11 and 12-18
June 18-22, 2018 + shows
Musical theater production with acting, singing & dancing

String musician students at summer campOvations Summer Strings
GRADES 7-12
June 24-29, 2018
Chamber music & orchestra for violin, viola, cello & bass

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Summer Piano Adventures
Ages 6-9
June 25-29 OR July 9-13, 2018
Intro to piano, musical notation, rhythm and more

Composition students at summer camp

Intro to Music Composition
Ages 13-18
July 9-13, 2018
Learn basic elements of the composer’s creative process

Music Sampler Camp for Young KidsMusic Sampler for Young Kids
Ages 5-8
July 23-27 OR July 30-Aug 3, 2018
A fun-filled introduction to the world of music

Music theory summer camp for teens

Advanced Music Theory
Ages 13-18
July 23-27, 2018
Prepare for college-level music theory and history

Summer guitar workshop for teensSummer Guitar Workshop
Ages 13-18
July 30-Aug 3, 2018
Explore different genres, theory, improv & more

Mason campusSummer Residential Program
Ages 13-18
June 18-22, 2018
On-campus housing & meals for Music Intensive Week

 

 

 

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