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Conservatory Summer Camps

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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.  There is something for everyone!

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  • Early Childhood Music Camps Laying the foundation (Ages 2 – Grade 1)
  • Choral Experience the Westminster tradition of choral excellence (Grades 1 – 5)
  • Introduction to Instruments and Composing CampsFor beginners (Grades 1 – 4)
  • Instrumental & Chamber Music CampsFor the more experienced musician (Grades 2 – 12)
  • Jazz CampsFor jazz enthusiasts of all levels (Grades 3 – 12)
  • Musical Theater CampsFor all grades and levels (Grades 1 – 12)
Beach Beats
Ages 2 & 3
Now in its 12th year, this mini-camp for the young provides music and arts experiences for child and caregivers!
Three consecutive 1-week camps beginning July 9, 2018
Musical Jamboree
Ages 4 (Pre-K) – Grade 1
Celebrating its 27th year, Musical Jamboree invites young children to explore basic musical concepts through experiences close to home and far away!
Three consecutive 1-week camps beginning July 9, 2018
Westminster Children’s Choir Camp 
NEW this year!

Grades 2 – 6
In this one-week camp, we’ll explore choral repertoire of the highest quality folk and art music from around the world.
August 13 - 17, 2018
Try It Out
for piano, cello, violin, ukulele, or tromba (trumpet)
Grades 1 – 3
Learn to play real songs in two weeks on piano, cello, violin, ukulele, or tromba (trumpet).  Enjoy chorus, handbells, music games, arts and crafts, dance, and Dalcroze, too.  Ideal for beginners!
July 16 - 27, 2018 (full day and half day options)
Young Composers Experience
Grades 2 – 4
Create and perform original compositions!  Enjoy voice class, playing choir chimes and Orff instruments, playing the recorder, and art time!
Three consecutive 1-week camps beginning July 9, 2018
Westminster Strings Camp 
NEW this year!
Grades 2 – 5
This camp provides a variety of fun and engaging group experiences for violin, viola, cello, and bass students, including string orchestra and sectional rehearsals to creative improvisation, and exploration of non-traditional repertoire.    
June 25 - 29, 2018
Piano Camp
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!  Piano Camp will be offered twice in the month of July.  Each week has a different thematic twist. Sign up for one or two weeks!
July 9 – 13 and July 16 – 20, 2018
Flute Camp
Day camp or residential options
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 much more!
July 22 – 28, 2018
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 Spectacular from all Continents” concert.
June 22 – 29, 2018
Jazz Starters Camp
for all instruments
Grades 5 – 8
Starting with the basics - rhythm, melody, and harmony - students will experiment with new ways to approach these music fundamentals and begin sounding like the jazz musician they want to be.
July 9 – 13, 2018
Jazz Combo Boot Camp
all instruments welcome
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!
July 30 – August 3, 2018
Broadway Stars
Grades 1 – 2
Over one thousand 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!
July 30 – August 3, 2018 (morning or full-day options)
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!  Theater games enhance instruction and rehearsal for a final performance.
July 30 – August 3, 2018 (morning or full-day options)
Middle School Musical Theater Intensive
Grades 6 – 8
If musical theater is your passion, look no further for the area’s premier training intensive! Voice and acting training, audition technique, and rehearsal for a final performance of songs from HAMILTON will make a strong impact on both curious beginners and trained performers.
August 6 – 10, 2018
High School Musical Theater Intensive
Grades 9 – 12
The area's premiere musical theater training camp offers voice, acting and dance training, audition technique, college preparation, and rehearsal for a full production of SPRING AWAKENING, directed and choreographed by Broadway professionals. (Parent advisory: numerous mature themes)
July 30 – August 10, 2018