From jazz combos to chamber music to acoustic guitar, Elmhurst College offers a variety of summer music camps taught by the College's outstanding music faculty.
Elmhurst College Summer Music Academy
June 6–10, 2016
For middle school and high school woodwind, brass, percussion, and composition students. Students may also participate in music theory and recording lab sessions.
Monday–Friday, 1:00–4:00 p.m.
For more information, visit the Elmhurst College Summer Music Academy's website. Discounts available for early applications and pre-formed small ensembles (i.e. brass quartet, woodwind quintet, etc.)
Jazz Combo Camp
June 21–23, 2016
For middle school or high school students looking to expand their knowledge of jazz. All instruments are welcome.
For more information, visit the Jazz Combo Camp's website.
Acoustic Guitar Boot Camp
July 11–15, 2016
For high school students looking to develop the skills needed to pursue guitar as a course of study at the collegiate level.
For more information, email firstname.lastname@example.org or call (630) 617-3330.
Vocal Voyage Camp
July 18–21, 2016
Open to high school students. Explore singing through classical, jazz, musical theater and pop genres. Learn vocal technique and how to apply it to different styles. Private lessons and master classes.
Monday–Thursday, 1:00–5:00 p.m.
Recital on Thursday, July 21 at 5:30 p.m.
For more information, visit the Vocal Voyage Camp's website.
Faculty: Bonita Boyd, Jennie Brown, Gary Woodward
July 25–30, 2016
Serious flutists, age 14 and older are encouraged to apply. Applicants are invited to audition to perform the complete Brandenburg Concerti of Bach to be performed at Symphony Center, Chicago, and Severance Hall, Cleveland. Those selected will be obligated through the evening of July 31.
Cost: $400 (commuter), $900 (residential)
For more information, visit Credo Prelude Chicago.