Primary Program Offerings

Musical Theater Vocal Performance Workshop
Learn from Sal Ritz one of the area’s top show producers. The workshop will include warm ups, vocal styling, audition preparation, stage presence, ensemble singing, and character singing. This is the place to develop your skill! Led by director and producer Sal Ritz

Guitar, Bass, and Piano (Jazz, Rock, and Blues seminar)

In a hands on, small, group environment, you will work in different styles and settings. Expand you knowledge of chord theory, scales for improvisation and comping. This is an upbeat and fun way to develop your chops. Jam sessions, song writing, and small group instruction. Directed by recording artist Joe Mixon

Concert Band

The LVC Summer Music Camp Concert Band is an ensemble of wind and percussion instruments performing traditional wind band repertoire as well as new 20th century compositions. It is the goal to expand the knowledge of each student in reference to the wind band repertoire and to achieve an artistic level of individual and ensemble performance. In the summer of 2011, a Led Zeppelin medley was performed. Directed by Dr. Chris Heffner

Piano Primary

In this exciting and unique experience, you will learn from Dr. Eric Fung, an award-winning pianist and a graduate of both Eastman and Juilliard. Pianists will have the opportunity to learn and perform solo and ensemble repertoire. There will also be modules addressing issues in piano playing, such as “Oh no... Bach: Can Bach be enjoyable,” “You don’t want to fight with nature: How to play piano efficiently,” and “You are in: How to prepare for college auditions.” Join us in exploring the fun in piano playing. Directed by Dr. Eric Fung

Strings

The LVC Summer Music Camp Orchestra Program offers students a fun and focused experience. You’ll learn new pieces and explore playing styles including standard classical repertoire, Blues improv, rock/pop, and fiddling. Working on an audition piece? Bring it along! There are several opportunities for solo performance and playing in chamber ensembles. Have an electric string instrument or want to try one out (violin, viola, cello and 5 string violin)? We will explore the uses of electric string instruments in practice and performance. Electric instrument will be made available for those. Join us! Directed by Delinda Bohr