Conservatory Summer Camps

Take your music to the next level—at camp. The Conservatory offers a variety of music camps for toddlers through high school. We welcome students with or without previous musical experience.

Beach Beats
ages 2–3
Now in its 9th year, this mini-camp for the young provides music and arts experiences for child and caregivers!
Musical Jamboree
age 4–grade 1
Celebrating its 24th year, Musical Jamboree invites young children to explore basic musical concepts through experiences close to home and far away!
Rainbows, Rhythms, and Ringing
grades 2
–4 
Come create with us!  Enjoy voice class, folk dancing, singing games, playing choir chimes and Orff instruments, and art time!
Try It Out
for violin, cello, and keyboard
grades 1
–3
This exciting summer program gives students a hands-on experience with an instrument of their choice: violin, cello, or keyboard.  Students will learn to play real songs in just two weeks!
Piano Camp
Duets, Jazz, and Art
grades 3
–7
Piano Camp is a great opportunity for children and pre-teens to spend one week focusing on their piano and musicianship skills while making new friends!  Due to popular demand, Piano Camp will be offered 3 weeks in a row this year.  Each week has a different thematic twist. Sign up for one, two, or all three weeks!
Flute Camp
grades 6
–12 
Come experience a fun-filled week of fluting! If you love playing flute, then consider this seven-day camp where you can strengthen your flute technique, learn new solo and small-ensemble repertoire, hear faculty recitals, gain performing experience, and make new friends!
Westminster Chamber Music Camp
for pianists, wind, and string players
grades 6
–12
Come join us for an exciting week of chamber music and fun.  Collaboration, experimentation, and improvisation will be part of the experience as well as the study and performance of magnificent traditional chamber music repertoire from all style periods.  Students’ accomplishments will be celebrated in a final Ensemble Extravaganza formal concert.
Westminster Strings 
a large and small chamber ensemble intensive
grades 8–12
Students will experience the fun of playing in small mixed ensembles, and participate in a chamber orchestra under the direction of conductor Ruth Ochs.  Special workshops and faculty performances, along with a final performance featuring the mixed ensembles and chamber orchestra, will complete the week.
Jazz Starters Camp
for all instruments
grades 5–8
This camp creates a great opportunity for children with no prior jazz experience who wish to explore how to play jazz on their instruments.  Small group lessons, specialty classes in jazz history and theory, and drumming will enhance the experience.
Jazz Combo Boot Camp
grades 8–12
Want the opportunity to take your existing knowledge of jazz to the next level by learning to play with your peers under the guidance of working jazz professionals? Then this camp is for you!
Broadway Stars
grades 1–2
Hundreds of kids have started their Musical Theater journey in this popular program where we create an environment in which children can leave their nerves at the door and celebrate themselves through song and dance!

Sing Your Heart Out!
grades 3–5

Students will not even realize that they are taking acting, singing, and dance lessons, because they will be too distracted by all of the fun!  Parents will be blown away by the final performance of Broadway Showstoppers on Friday.
Middle School Musical Theater Intensive
grades 6–8
If Musical Theater is your passion, look no further for the area’s premier training intensive! Curious lovers of Musical Theater and confident professionals will find a safe environment for risk-taking and learning from one of New York’s most promising young directors!
High School Musical Theater Intensive
grades 9–12
If Musical Theater is your passion, look no further for the area’s premier training intensive! If you are a curious lover of Musical Theater or a Broadway-ready young professional, Westminster will offer a safe environment for risk-taking and learning!