Junior String Boot Camp

Junior String Boot Camp is a fun, intensive, day camp for novice violinists, violists, cellists, and bassists. In this week-long camp, students will have a blast learning to improve their technique and overall musical knowledge, while being inspired to create music of their own! The camp schedule is a perfect marriage of creativity and technical development. Activities include: technique classes, musical playground (theory games), chamber music, creative workshops, outdoor activities, and more!

Dates

July 30 – August 3, 2018

Eligibility

RCM/Suzuki Levels 2-5 (students will learn alongside classmates of comparable ability). Students should have a minimum of 2 years experience on their instruments, and should know how to read music.

Location

Junior String Boot Camp takes place at the Delta Community Music School in Delta, BC (Ladner).

Faculty

Our highly skilled faculty have performed around the world, and are experts in string pedagogy and performance. The 2018 faculty includes:

How to Register

  1. Prepare an assessment video or recording. See below for detailed info.
  2. Register Online: [CLICK HERE]
    • Registration Deadline: June 1, 2018. Registrations submitted after the deadline will be placed on a waiting list.
    • Pay the Camp Fees. Registration is not complete until the Camp Fees are paid in full.

Assessment Info

In order to match students with classmates of similar ability, students are required to prepare an assessment video or recording, which must be submitted with this registration form.

Note: This is not an audition. All who register, and fit the eligibility requirements, are admitted into the camp – space permitting. Once this form is filled out, the student is registered to attend Junior String Boot Camp. Confirmation of registration will be sent to the email address provided.

Please follow these instructions:

  1. Record a movement of a solo piece of music that best demonstrates your current ability.
  2. Submit recording/video with this registration form. Cell phone quality videos are acceptable.

Camp Fees

  • Tuition: $400 (CAD)
  • Registration Fee: $25

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