Summer Classes & Workshops
June 19 – August 26, 2017
Monday-Thursday 10am-8pm (Closed Friday-Sunday)
July 3 – July 8: 4th of July Recess
Aug. 14 – Aug. 19: 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.
2017 Summer Workshops!
> Youth Choir
Vocalists will hone their ensemble skills during this summer long class, focusing on developing healthy vocal technique, the ability to sing in multiple parts, aural skill and basic music reading through exposure to a wide variety of musical styles and genres.
Open to Grades 5-12
June 19th-August 26th
Class Time: Tuesdays 7-8:30pm
> Brass Chamber Music Workshop
This performance based workshop introduces brass players to a range of music composed for one player per part and may include duos or brass quintet music. Participants will perform at our summer concert in the park on Saturday, August 12th!
Open to Grades 8-12
Class Time: 1.5 hours weekly.
> 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.
July 10th-14th 10am-12pm Middle School Section
August 7th-11th 10am-12pm High School Section
> 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! The course will culminate with a band performance in our annual outdoor summer concert ‘Rockin the Block!’ on Saturday, August 12th!
Call to be placed in a band today!
Class time coordinated based on student availability.
> Summer 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-Thursday 10am-8pm during our summer session.
> Summit Summer Jazz Band Ensemble
Join us this summer for a fun and exciting two week jazz band intensive. Students will review scales, theory and phrasing, play standards and explore improvisation! This intensive will culminate with a performance at our annual ‘Rockin’ the Block’ outdoor summer concert!
July 31st-August 11th
> 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!
June 19th-August 24th
One Hour Weekly
> Broadway Vocal Workshop
Be a star this summer! This workshop is perfect for students who already have a strong technical foundation and want to expand and refine their performance skills. Soloists and various ensembles will explore a wide variety of Broadway classics.
Open to grades 8-12
Wednesdays 2-3pm from June 21st-August 23rd
> Summit Summer Percussion Prep
Students grades 4-7 won’t miss a beat in this introduction to percussion designed to develop basic techniques required to participate in school band programs. Stick control, snare drum and basic mallet skills will be explored during this weekly hour long class!
Open to grades 4-7
Mondays 6-7pm June 19th – August 21st
Call for more information or Register to reserve your spot in these fun and exciting summer workshops!