Sunday, June 21 - Friday, June 26
Central Michigan University's School of Music announces its 2020 Summer Music Institute camp sessions. Open to students entering the 9th Grade through their first year in college, this year's Music Institute features the following Focus Camps and the faculty teaching them:
Summer Music Institute offers a unique opportunity for students to advance their musical and instrumental skills. Intensive working sessions include sectionals, small ensemble rehearsals, and master classes all with CMU Music Faculty. Private lessons with CMU Faculty Members are available during the camps on a first-come-first-serve basis for an additional fee.
All campers can look forward to an exciting week, full of great music making, outstanding instruction, and new friendships, all held within a supervised environment on our beautiful campus. Our best CMU music majors serve as counselors (10 campers to 1 counselor) and teaching assistants, offering supervision and mentorship that supports campers participating in the CMU Summer Music Institute. These six-day camps are open to all students entering their freshman year of high school through their freshman year of college.
Songwriting with Dr. Scott Harding
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Songwriting at CMU's Summer Music Institute allows interested students to engage in a weeklong investigation of effective songwriting. Dr. Scott R. Harding, CMU School of Music faculty and co-songwriter in the Michigan rock band Iron Fist, will guide campers through the melodic, harmonic, and lyrical craftsmanship involved in the creation of original songs. Students will be allowed to work individually or in teams, and at the end of the week will have the opportunity to have their completed works performed.
If you have any questions about the camp, please contact the School of Music at
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