Spectacular Strings

Experience a Life-Changing Music Clinic!

August 7-11, 2017

 

Summer String Workshop

The Falls Baptist Music School invites you to attend a life-changing music clinic for all ages! String students in the Junior Division (4th grade and younger) will participate in music learning activities from 9:00 to noon every morning. Preschool children in Violin for Tots may participate from 9-11 a.m. daily.  Students in the Senior Division (5th grade and older) will be involved in full day activities including skills classes, ensembles, master classes, and private lessons. Room and Board is also available. Your playing will developed, challenged, and strengthened during this week which will culminate in recitals and a Finale Concert on Friday, August 11 at 7:00 P.M.


Brass and Winds Clinic

Wind and brass players of all levels are invited to participate in an exciting 3-day camp on August 9-11, 2017. Instructors include Mike Foster, Daniel J. Van Gelderen, and other area instructors. Students will get to participate in private lessons, ensembles, technique training, sight-reading training, and participation in the Finale Concert on Friday!


String Teacher Workshop

String teachers are invited to a retreat designed to immerse them in instruction, direction, and observation. All teachers will receive methodical instruction pertinent to string teaching. We will emphasize teaching proper technique and developing a working repertoire sequence. You will also have an opportunity to participate in the classes for students as well.


Meals & Housing Information

Full-time Campers (Senior Division / Teacher's Workshop) (Ages 9-Adult) $280

  • Cost Includes
    • Tuition
    • Dorm Housing
    • Meals (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)
  • Note:  Students who participated in the Youth Development Music Festival may participate for free (meals not included)

Part-time Campers (Senior Division / Teacher's Workshop) (Ages 9-Adult) $180

  • Cost Includes
    • Tuition
    • Meals (Lunch, Dinner)

Junior Division Campers (Ages 4-8) $75

  • Cost Includes
    • Tuition
  • Note:  Students who participated in the Foundations Workshop may participate for free from 9 to 11 or for $30.00 additional fee, 9 to noon daily.  

Violin for Tots (Ages 2-4) $45

  • Cost Includes
    • Tuition
    • Foam-a-Lin Violin
  • Note:  Students who participated in the Foundations Workshop may participate for free.  

Brass and Winds Full-time Campers (Ages 9-Adult):

  • Costs
    • $170 Option - includes dormitory, meals, and tuition.
    • $110 Option - includes meals and tuition.
  • Note: Student who participated in the Youth Development Music Festival may participate for free.

 


Camp Schedule

 Senior Division Campers (String Workshop) & Teacher's Workshop

  • Camp Dates: August 7-11, 2017
  • Camp Hours: 9:00 A.M. - 8:30 P.M.

Junior Division Campers (String Workshop)

  • Camp Dates: August 7-11, 2017
  • Camp Hours: 9:00 A.M. - 12:00 P.M. (9-11 for Violin for Tots)

Brass and Winds Campers

  • Camp Dates: August 9-11, 2017
  • Camp Hours: 9:00 A.M. - 8:30 P.M.