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Summer Music Camps

 Summer Band Camp

Location: Roosevelt Creative Arts Middle School (800 W. Walnut St., Milwaukee, WI 53205)

Date: July 11, 2016 – July 15, 2016

Time: 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Age: For students entering grades 5–8

Fee: $10 Instrument Rental

Description:

Summer Band Camp is designed to provide students with an introductory experience on band instruments (woodwinds, brass, and percussion) where students will develop musical concepts, vocabulary, and skills through the performance of band repertoire. Prior instrumental music experience is not required. 

 

Summer Orchestra Camp  

Location: Roosevelt Creative Arts Middle School (800 W. Walnut St., Milwaukee, WI 53205)

Date: July 18, 2016 – July 22, 2016

Time: 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Age: For students entering grades 5–8

Fee: $10 Instrument Rental

Description:

Summer Orchestra Camp is designed to provide students with an introductory experience on string instruments (violin, viola, cello, and bass) where students will develop musical concepts, vocabulary, and skills through the performance of orchestra repertoire. Prior instrumental music experience is not required. 

 

Summer Choir Camp   

Location: Roosevelt Creative Arts Middle School (800 W. Walnut St., Milwaukee, WI 53205)

Date: July 25, 2016 – July 29, 2016

Time: 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Age: For students entering grades 6–8

Description:

Summer Choir Camp is designed for junior high vocalists; the primary focus of this program is developing individual musicianship through a choral ensemble setting. Prior vocal music experience is not required. Classes include full ensemble and sectional rehearsals, music theory and appreciation, group voice lessons, conducting, and musicianship.

 

Summer Jazz in the Class

Location: Milwaukee High School of the Arts (2300 W. Highland Ave., Milwaukee, WI 53233)

Date: August 8, 2016 – August 12, 2016

Time: 9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Age: For students entering grades 6–12

Fee:       $0 MPS Student Registration

                $100 Non-MPS Student Registration

                $10 Instrument Rental Description:

Summer Jazz in the Class is designed for middle and high school vocalists and instrumentalists; this program focuses on developing individual performance skills in the jazz ensemble. Classes include combo rehearsals, master classes, improvisation, jazz listening, and harmony, taught by nationally acclaimed clinicians and artists.

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