Mississippi String Music Camp (Completed Grades 3-12)
A wonderful musical opportunity awaits string players of all ages as they plan their summer fun. This camp is open to area violin, viola, cello and bass players. It will provide students with an opportunity to make music, meet new friends, and work with various conductors and musicians while improving skills. A variety of activities will be planned including orchestra rehearsals and sectionals plus enrichment activities such as fiddling, playing an electronic instrument and composing music. No auditions are required.Students must have completed one year or more of study on a string instrument. Car pools and early drop off for working parents can be arranged. Sheet music and a t-shirt will be provided (indicate Adult S, M, L, XL, XXL on the registration form). Please also indicate most recent school attended, string teacher, instrument and course section level. Class limit: 130.
For specific questions regarding class levels or scholarships, please contact Carlin Stiles at 320-223-8281.
Level 1 – this group is geared for students who have completed one or two years of study. No prior group experience needed.
Level 2 – for students who have been playing at least two years, know all of the notes in first position and have had some experience in an orchestra setting. Suzuki equivalent is book 2 or 3.
Level 3 – a group for more advanced students who like to work on more challenging orchestra pieces. They need to have some experience playing in positions (2nd, 3rd, 4th) and should be using vibrato. Suzuki level should be book 4 or higher. Wind players may apply.
Enter door 6, each day of camp.
Concert Friday June 15, 11 a.m. at Tech High School Auditorium
Early Bird discount of $10 is available through June 1, 2018.