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Summer 2022 Music Camps

Lebanon Valley College's Music Department will offer five, one-day music camps for summer 2022. For more information, please contact cmi@lvc.edu or 717-867-6275.

Low Brass Summer Intensive Workshop

June 14, 2022 | 8:15 a.m.–4:30 p.m. | Register

An intensive workshop for trombone, euphonium, and tuba players in grades 9 through adult who are serious about improving their playing.

Topics covered:

  • Organizing your practice time
  • Preparing for auditions
  • Technique and pedagogy
  • Equipment choices
  • Performance anxiety
  • Improvisation and ear training
  • Collaborating with other musicians
  • Making the most of technology
  • Pursuing your musical dreams
  • Entrepreneurship

Format:

  • Masterclasses
  • Ensemble playing
  • Solo/audition coaching
  • Faculty performance
  • Q&A

Faculty: Greg Strohman, D.M.A., Adjunct Instructor of Low Brass



String Summer Intensive Workshop

June 16, 2022 | 8:15 a.m.–4:30 p.m. | Register

An intensive workshop for strings musicians who are serious about improving their playing.

Topics covered:

  • Practicing
  • Tone Production
  • Leadership Skills
  • Auditioning
  • Performance

Format:

  • Check-in
  • Campus tour
  • String orchestra reading session
  • Masterclasses
  • Topical discussions

Faculty: Dr. Johannes Dietrich



Saxophone Summer Intensive Workshop

June 21, 2022 | 8:15 a.m.–4:30 p.m. | Register

A one-day, intensive workshop for serious saxophonists 9th grade through adult, interested in improving their skills, musicianship, and understanding of the saxophone and its relationship to the world of music.

Topics Covered:

  • Practice—how, what, and when
  • Technique and tone production
  • Audition and performance preparation
  • Solo and ensemble playing
  • Music reading and interpretation
  • Improvisation

Format:

  • Solo and ensemble playing
  • Instructor demonstration
  • Masterclass
  • Individual evaluation
  • Q&A

Faculty: Tom Strohman, M.M., Professor Emeritus of Music, Adjunct Instructor of Saxophone & Jazz Studies



Flute Summer Intensive Workshop

July 12, 2022 | 9 a.m.–6 p.m. | Register

Join us for a full day of flute.

Format & Topics Covered:

  • Warmups
  • Masterclass
  • District band solo prep
  • College audition guidance
  • Flute repair talk
  • Flute ensemble reading session

Faculty: Michelle Barraclough, Adjunct Instructor of Music, Flute



Voice Summer Intensive Workshop

August 8, 2022 | 9 a.m.–4:30 p.m. | Register

A one-day, intensive voice workshop for those interested in improving their skills.

Format & Topics Covered:

  • Registration
  • Campus tour
  • Master classes
  • Private instruction
  • Culminating concert
  • Classical, musical theatre and popular music will be covered.

Faculty: Dr. Rebecca Lister and Professor Jonathan Walker-VanKuren



Learn with the Best

Our professional music faculty are dedicated to sharing their talents and experience. Many of them have performed nationally and internationally. They are concert artists, symphony members, jazz composers, and noted conductors. These professionals enjoy teaching and bringing out the best in each camper.

SMC Instructors

Cherie Van Zant '92, Director of Graduate and Programs for the Department of Music, Summer Music Camp Director   B.M., B.A., Lebanon Valley College; M.M., Duquesne University


Michelle Barraclough, Adjunct Instructor of Music, Flute 
B.F.A., Indiana University of Pennsylvania; M.M., Catholic University


Dalinda Bohr '99, M'06, Adjunct Instructor of Music, Violin and String Ensembles  
B.A., B.S., M.M.E., Lebanon Valley College


Beverly Butts '78, Adjunct Instructor of Music, Clarinet 
B.S., Lebanon Valley College; M.M., Michigan State University; Doctoral Studies at New York University


Cheryl Campbell '03, Adjunct Instructor of Music, Piano
B.A., Lebanon Valley College; M.M., Westminster Choir College of Rider University


Dr. Johannes Dietrich, Associate Professor of Music, Violin and String Ensemble
B.M. Montana State University, M.M. University of Cincinnati - Conservatory of Music, D.M.A. University of Cincinnati - Conservatory of Music


Wayne Fox '73, Junior Concert Band Director
B.S., Lebanon Valley College; M.M., University of Miami


Suzanne Daubert Fox '77, Adjunct Instructor of Music, French Horn 
B.S., Lebanon Valley College; M.M., University of Miami


Dr. Eric Fung, Associate Professor of Music, Piano
B.S., The Eastman School of Music; M.M. and M.A., The Eastman School of Music; D.M.A., The Juilliard School


Dr. Chris Heffner, Associate Professor of Music, Concert Band 
B.M.E., Western Kentucky University; M.M., Ph.D., University of Florida

 

Serena Heffner, Adjunct Instructor of Music, Voice
B.M., M.M., University of Florida

 

Dr. Barry Hill, Professor of Music, Music Technology 
B.S., University of North Carolina at Asheville; M.M., New York University; D.Ed., Pennsylvania State University


Larry Marshall, Adjunct Instructor of Music, Drum Set
B.A., West Chester University


Josh Tindall '04, M'08, Adjunct Instructor of Music, Jazz Piano
B.A., B.S., Lebanon Valley College; M.B.A., Lebanon Valley College


Jeffrey Snyder, Professor of Music, Director of Music Business
A.A., Pensacola Junior College; B.A., University of West Florida, M.S. Kutztown University


Gregory Strohman '08, Adjunct Instructor of Music, Low Brass
B.A., B.S., Lebanon Valley College; M.M., Temple University; D.M.A., Temple University


Thomas Strohman '75, Professor of Music, Jazz Studies, Saxophone
B.S., Lebanon Valley College; M.M., Towson University


Dr. Kyle Zeuch, Assistant Professor of Music, Director of Choral Activities
B.M., Capital University, M.M., Michigan State University, D.M.A., Michigan State University

 

Additional faculty will be available for private lessons and masterclasses based on instrument registration.