Imagination Summer Vacation ’16

 

Top off your summer vacation by letting your imagination run wild!
Our new IMAGINATION SUMMER VACATION performing arts camp offers
exciting two-week vocal, acting, instrumental, dance, ensemble and rock
workshops created to enhance your performance skills.

Design your own camp experience by choosing morning, early and late afternoon
sessions for a full-day camp, select just one or two of your favorite workshops,
or combine workshops with instrument, vocal and/or dance lessons.

 

IMAGINATION SUMMER VACATION CAMP
Two-Week Workshops: Monday-Thursday, August 22 – September 1, 2016
with Showcase Performance on the evening of September 1st

Each workshop runs two hours per day.

 

CHOOSE ONE OF THESE THREE COOL MORNING WORKSHOPS IN SESSION A (10:00AM-12:00PM)…

 

SUMMER SINGING and ACTING

MATILDA! celebrates the incredible songs of the famous Broadway musical MATILDA.
ISV-boyISV-girlStudent-vocalists will work with professional singer-actors to examine the different “voices” and wide range of emotions presented in the Matilda songbook, singing as an ensemble with solo parts and acting in the scenes around each song.

(Ages 8-18, with a minimum of one semester of private vocal study and/or concurrent voice lessons at TRC.*)
SUMMER STRUMMING and DRUMMING

Ready to Rock! offers aspiring rockers the chance to explore the fundamentals of harmony and rhythm by learning to play both guitar and drums in a fun, non-competitive workshop. As beginning ISVam10strummers, students will discover how to melodically play the single notes of a chord progression on acoustic guitar. As starting drummers, students will experience what it’s like to provide the rhythmic pulse behind a melody.

(Ages 8-18; no prior experience required on either instrument)

ISVam11Band A-D-E! gives slightly more advanced guitarists and drummers the opportunity to band together and learn to play collaboratively in a group. Guitarists will learn popular rock tunes from bands like the Red Hot Chili Peppers, John Legend and The Beatles that use basic three-chord (I IV V) progressions such as A-D-E, while drummers learn how to lay down the back beat.

(Ages 8-18, with a minimum of one semester of private study and/or concurrent lessons on guitar or drums at TRC.*)

* NEW VOCAL AND BAND A-D-E STUDENTS MAY FULFILL REQUIREMENTS WITH SUMMER LESSONS.

Save $10 on private instruction tuition when you enroll in our Imagination Summer Vacation camp!

 

CHOOSE EITHER ONE OR TWO OF THESE FOUR FANTASTIC AFTERNOON WORKSHOPS
IN SESSIONS B (1:00-3:00PM) AND C (3:30PM-5:30PM)…

ensemble SUMMER SOUNDS
Chamber Music and Jazz Ensembles provide student-musicians with the opportunity to study and perform challenging music an in intimate group setting under the direction of world-class virtuosi performers. Students learn about the theory on which each composition is based, and how to translate their skills as a soloist into performing as part of an ensemble. Ensembles are offered in:
• WOODWINDS   • FLUTE   • CLARINET  • SAXOPHONE   
• STRING  • BRASS   • GUITAR   • PERCUSSION   • JAZZ  
Jazz Improvisation Workshops are designed for more advanced student-musicians who are fluent in all twelve keys. Participants explore their creative potential through improvisation, experience a variety of jazz styles, and enjoy the rhythms and sounds associated with some of America’s most famous jazz musicians.

(Ages 10-18, with a minimum of two semesters of private study required for all ensembles and jazz improvisation.)

SUMMER SHREDDING
Our summer camp version of Bandology 101 enables rockers to fine-tune their sound by learning from a pro. Workshops ISVpmeach day are split between creating original songs (and learning the theory that goes along with song-writing) and rehearsing both the group’s original tunes and an eclectic mix of rock cover songs.

(Ages 10-18, with a minimum of one year of private vocal or instrumental study.*)

SUMMER SERENADING

Sing It All! gives our student-vocalists the opportunity to explore singing both Pop/RockISVpm10 and Broadway. Coached by well-known professional singers, students will learn to use their unique vocal talents to sing the story, rock the house and belt out Broadway tunes, sure to make their audience stand up and cheer!

(Ages 8-18, with a minimum of one semester of private vocal study and concurrent voice lessons at TRC.*)

SUMMER STEPPING
So You Think You Can Dance? teaches student-dancers the fundamentals of both classical ballet and cool hip-hop.* ISVpm11Students will study with highly acclaimed professional dancers to explore the many ways in which these two vastly different genres each enable self-expression.

(Ages 8-18; Beginner-level students will be considered.)

*One-Style of Dance Option: Choose either ballet or hip-hop for one hour at $199 per session. Pair with Intro to Guitar or private instruction for the second hour!

 

INTRO TO GUITAR
TJ's pix 10-11 025Start from Scratch! Learn the basics of playing guitar in a relaxed group setting. You’ll learn how to tune your own guitar, become familiar with the names and sounds of each of the strings, and begin strumming the basic chords to favorite songs. Classes are one hour at $199 per session. Students provide their own acoustic guitars. (Ages 8-adult)

 

*Afternoon workshop students will be accepted by audition.

Save $10 on private instruction tuition when you enroll in our Imagination Summer Vacation camp!

IMAGINATION SUMMER VACATION CAMP
Mornings: Session A 10am-12pm
Afternoons: Session B 1-3pm and/or Session C 3:30-5:30pm
$399 per Session plus $25 music materials fee

Enroll for two sessions and SAVE $50! Enroll for three sessions and SAVE $75!

 

ALL-DAY CAMPERS BRING THEIR OWN LUNCH. EARLY DROP-OFF AVAILABLE FOR AN ADDITIONAL FEE.