2018 Summer Session at Summit Studios
June 18th – August 25th, 2018
(Closed Saturday & Sunday)
July 2 – July 7: 4th of July Recess
Aug. 13 – Aug. 13: Summer Recess
Busy summer but still want to continue your studies? No problem! Summer scheduling is flexible. Sign up for as few or as many lessons as you’d like and pay accordingly. Students who sign up for at least 6 private summer lessons will receive 20% Off of any of our Summer Classes and Workshops.
Music Theory Class
This 8 week course is open to students ages 12-18 and will cover the basics of music theory. Beginning and advanced players alike can benefit from the understanding of music theory as it will help improve the quality and experience of making music, no matter your instrument!
Thursdays 3-4pm June 21 st – August 23 rd
Summer Percussion Prep for 4th, 5th & 6th Graders
Summer percussion prep course is designed for fourth, fifth and sixth graders who want to learn the basic skills of being a percussionist. This class will be a fun exploration of basic drumming techniques and rudiments as well as the fundamentals of mallet percussion.
This course will be a weekly 45 minute class that begins June 18th and runs through August 22nd.
When: Mondays at 3 PM or Wednesdays at 6 PM
Tuition: $100 & includes a set of drumsticks
Middle School Jazz Prep Intensive
Middle school jazz prep intensive is designed for fifth and sixth graders who are interested in honing their skills in preparation for middle school jazz band. Students will learn basic improvisation, jazz theory and will perform with the Summit Jazz Ensemble at the end of the course!
When: July 16th- July 27th 2018 2pm-4pm
This weekly class is split into three different options over our 8 week summer session for the beginning guitar student looking to take the first step!
Grab your friend and a guitar and join us for some fun!
When: Classes June 18th- August 25th – afternoon and evening options!
Ages 8-10: 30 minutes weekly
Ages 11-13: 45 minutes weekly
Adults: 60 minutes weekly
Summer Rock Band Intensive
Join us for this fun and exciting two week intensive open to all students who want to rock! During our rock band intensive, players will learn how to perform in a band as a cohesive unit while exploring current and classic rock music!
Call to be placed in a band today!
Option 1: July 16th- July 27th Monday-Friday 12pm-2pm
Option 2: July 30th- August 10th Monday-Friday 12pm-2pm
Private Recording Classes
During this six week private course students learn the basic techniques of computer based recording. Signal flow, microphone selection and other fundamental recording skills will help develop your abilities to capture and enhance live music performances.
Open to Ages 13 and up.
Class times can be arranged any day.
Monday-Friday during our summer session.
The Summit Trumpet Institute
This summer we are proud to introduce the Summit Trumpet Institute! Directed by trumpet playing heavyweight, Nancy Brown, this one week course is offered to middle school and high school trumpet students looking to improve their technique, reading and performance skills. Students can also get a head start preparing for high school and middle school regional auditions.
Call to sign up today!
Summer String Ensemble
Join us this summer for the Summit String Ensemble! This exciting class will meet once a week, one hour weekly for the summer session and is open to all string students including; violin, viola, cello and upright bass! Players will explore a variety of fun string music while learning the intricacies of playing together successfully in a group! Book your spot today!
One Hour Weekly
Bootcamp for Singers
Have you always wanted to sing but never knew how to start? Do you sing now and want to achieve a more confident sound? Have you had voice lessons once upon a time and are in need of a “tune- up?” Designed for students who do not necessarily have either strong music-reading skills or a strong or recent singing background but want to learn the basics of technique and production.
June 25th- June 29th 1-2pm
Recording Camp for Teens
Learn the basics of studio production while making your own record in this rock ‘n roll recording camp! Students learn how to record guitar, bass, drums, keys and vocals.
Through recording tracks as an ensemble and also through individual overdubs, students learn how to use microphones, compression, EQ, and a mixing board to capture their performances. Students explore different techniques from natural room acoustics to electronic effects in order to creatively enhance the music. The foundation developed in this class can be applied to any recording medium, from iPads to a comprehensive recording studio.
Monday-Friday 12pm-1:30pm August 6th-August 10th
Songwriting For Teens
Learn how to write your own music in this weeklong songwriting workshop. Discover how to create chord progressions, write melodies and lyrics, and develop your creativity. Express your emotions and ideas through music and have tons of fun doing it!
Monday-Friday 12pm-1:30pm July 9th-July 13th OR July 30th- August 3rd
Beginner Adult String Ensemble
Open to adults who have studied a string instrument for one year or longer and can read music, this fun and relaxed five-day class introduces the basics of ensemble playing, blending with others, and the thrill of creating music as a group.
Call for more information or to reserve your spot in these fun and exciting summer workshops!