Make great music and new friends at Community Music Center this summer! Camp CMC offers young musicians the chance to play in small and large groups and explore many musical styles such as Latin, jazz, classical, blues, folk, rock, American song book, and klezmer. Students are grouped into ensembles by instrument and level and learn general musicianship skills with rhythm and pitch games, playing percussion instruments, singing and movement, culminating in a performance at the end of the week.Ages: 9–14
Instruments: All instruments, and voice
Styles of music studied: Classical, Latin, jazz, other
Prerequisites: Minimum two years of study on an instrument and concurrent enrollment in private lessons (not necessarily at CMC). Vocal students may fulfill the requirement by participating in chorus or glee club. Students will be asked to send a 2–3 minute video of a scale and favorite solo piece to the camp director as a placement audition.
Camp size: A maximum of 15 students working in large and small ensembles
Location, Day and Time: Mission District Branch; Monday–Friday, June 10–14, 2024, 9:00am–3:00pm
Faculty: Katie Wreede, Director; Erik Andersen; additional faculty TBA
Tuition: $495 early bird pricing before February 15, 2024; or $525 after February 15, 2024. Tuition includes a $150 non-refundable deposit. Tuition Assistance is available.
Additional Information:How to enroll: Submit your registration information and make your depositby clicking the "Register Now" button.Then fill out the Camp CMC Questionnaire to submit details for our faculty.The Camp Director will contact you after you submit your application with information about how to prepare and send the 2–3 minute audition video.
Campers are encouraged to attend one of the online orientation sessions prior to camp, on April 19 or May 28, from 7:00–7:30pm.Payment:A $150 non-refundable deposit is due with your application to hold your spot and request an audition. In the event that your child is not accepted into camp, a full refund including the deposit will be made. For students who are accepted to camp, this deposit is non-refundableIf you do not pay for the entire camp tuition at registration, the remainder of your fee will be due by May 6, 2024.Outstanding balances will be automatically charged on May 6, 2024 to the stored account added during registration. If you wish to pay using a different payment method, please make the payment before the pay-in-full date. If you would like to change your payment method, please contact us. Registrations not paid in full by May 6, 2024 may be canceled and the spot opened to our waitlist. Registrations after May 6, 2024 must be paid in full at the time of registration and are nonrefundable.If you would like to inquire about tuition assistance, please make an appointment with a registrar.The application deadline is May 6, 2024 for all CMC camps, but we recommend applying early to ensure placement. Because camp is designed around the exact number of campers attending, we are unable to issue refunds after May 6, 2024. Prior to the May 6 deadline, please send refund requests to email@example.com.