Summer Music Camps
Saturday, July 6–Thursday, July 11, 2024
Immerse yourself in the vibrant musical community at Lebanon Valley College. This week offers a unique opportunity to explore, learn, and grow within the captivating environment of the Music Department. Join us for a memorable week where your musical aspirations come to life!
Designed for musicians of all skill levels grades 9–12, this immersive experience gives campers an opportunity for individual growth, ensemble participation, and artistic exploration.
Available Camps: Senior High Camp – Students entering grades 9 through 12
(Students who are younger may email Jonathan Walker-VanKuren (firstname.lastname@example.org) to inquire about availability.)
*Resident and commuter options are available.
Students will participate in:
Daily Masterclass Hour: Our Masterclass Hour is tailored to foster individual instrumental growth. Led by Music Department faculty, this hour focuses on refining skills in brass, woodwind, strings (electric guitar and bass), keyboard (Piano and Organ) percussion (mallet, auxiliary, drum set), and voice.
Ensembles: Campers will experience the height of collaboration with daily participation in both primary and secondary ensembles such as Concert Band, Orchestra, Jazz Band, Modern Band, or Choir.
Small Group Ensembles: Campers will experience the intimacy of music-making with small group ensembles led by our faculty and talented LVC Music Department students. Students will be given the opportunity to opt in to collaborate within these specialized groups, fostering a sense of community and shared passion for music.
Diverse Daily Electives: Campers get to tailor their musical exploration with a variety of daily electives representing the different experiences of the LVC Music Department. Choose from offerings such as music theory, aural skills, improvisation, musical theatre performance, ukulele, world drumming, class piano, conducting, and audio & music production. Unleash your creativity and broaden your musical horizons.
Performance Showcase: Campers will culminate the week with ensemble performances and dynamic solo/small group recitals.
Private Lessons (optional): See more information below.