Summer Camps – 2017

 

Villa Musica is offering full day summer music camps for young musicians. Each camp is one week long and will be held at our Sorrento Valley facility. Camp begins at 9am and ends at 3:30pm. Early drop off and late pick up may be arranged (8:30-5:30pm) at an extra charge of $8.50 per hour. Please scroll through this page to find the right musical experience for your child! We have something for everyone!

 

Music Adventures!
Offered during the Summer

Class ID # 635

This camp is geared toward younger elementary school-age children who are 5-7 years old. (4 year olds will be accepted if separation is not an issue.) Join in the fun and learn about MUSIC. Participants in this camp will take: singing, Karate Recorder, make their own percussion instruments (and play them), dance, take a field trip and finish the week’s activities with a wonderful performance at Villa Musica’s Chisholm-Chait Recital Studio. Family and friends will be welcome!!!

 

Music Adventures Camp Dates: 2017

Session I: June 19- June 23, 2017, 9am-3:30pm

Session II: August 14-18, 2017, 9am-3:30pm

 

Maximum number of participants: 12 per session

Course Fee: $260 includes ALL materials and field trip

To register for this camp please visit our REGISTRATION PAGE

Camp GLEE (NEW – TWO SESSIONS)

Class ID #: 615

Based on our GLEE class, this week long camp is designed to give younger singers the opportunity to experience a singing “intensive”. Participants will take acting/presentation class, dance/movement class and singing classes to hone their performance skills along with basic sight-singing, voice health and yoga. This camp usually sells out – early registration is a must!

The showcase on Friday afternoon will be open to family, friends and the Villa Musica community.

Camp dates:

GLEE, Ages 12-14  – June 26-30, 2017, 9am-3:30pm

JUNIOR GLEE, Ages 9-11 – July 10 -14, 2017, 9am-3:30pm

Maximum number of participants: 12

Course Fee: $275 includes all materials

To register for this camp please visit our REGISTRATION PAGE

 

Summer Camp for Young String Players

Class ID #: 632

For Violinists, Viola players and Cellists.

Come join in the fun this summer and hone your skills at the Villa Musica String Camp. Each camper will have the opportunity to work on ensemble and solo skills while making music and meeting new friends. Classes in string technique, posture and movement, fiddle playing, and chamber music will be key. The big finale… a showcase of the week’s activities in a performance at our Recital Hall. Family and friends will be welcome!!!

Camp Dates:

Session I Beginning String Players (Ages 5-7): July 17-21, 2017, 9am-3:30pm

Session I is designed for complete beginners. No prior knowledge of violin is needed to participate in this camp.

Session II Advance Beginner/Intermediate String Players (Ages 8-12): July 24-28, 2017, 9am-3:30pm

Session II is designed for students who have been playing for at least one year.

Maximum number of participants: 12

Course Fee: $275 includes all materials. Please bring your own instrument.

To register for this camp please visit our REGISTRATION PAGE

 

Introduction to Chamber Music

Class ID #: 625

Do you play an orchestral instrument and want to try Chamber Music?
Violins, violas, cellos, flutes, clarinets and pianists ALL Welcome.

Students of varying levels can participate in this NEW Villa Musica Summer Day Camp and learn the special skills involved in playing Chamber Music. Each participant will be assessed prior to the camp and partnered with an appropriate ensemble. The Camp will cover classes that involve all students, such as sight-reading and musicianship, music appreciation where we discover the music of famous Chamber ensembles and Composer Discovery as well as providing coaching and group sharing of repertoire. The week will culminate in a concert for family and friends.

Camp dates:  July 31- August 4, 2017, 9am-3:30pm

Maximum number of participants: 12

Ages: 11-14 years

Course Fee: $275 includes all materials. Please bring your own instrument.

To register for this camp please visit our REGISTRATION PAGE

 

“Learn to Busk” Camp NEW

Villa Musica’s Busking camp gets kids who can already play their instruments out and about in San Diego performing! During this camp you will learn how to put together a “set” (that’s music speak for a song list) and be confident busking. Special attention will be given to choosing kid friendly busking venues, choosing appropriate repertoire for a wide audience, performance techniques while making new ‘busker’ friends. The camp will end with a special busking showcase for family and friends. Pre-formed music duos/trios welcome.

Camp dates:  August 7-11, 2017, 9am-3:30pm

Maximum number of participants: 12

Ages: 11-14 years

Course Fee: $275 includes all materials

Please bring your own instrument.

To register for this camp please visit our REGISTRATION PAGE