2017 Summer Music Daycamp – Canceled

2017 Summer Music Daycamp – Canceled

With regret, the NSO has canceled its 2017 Summer Music camp due to lower than expected enrollment. Those who have already signed up will be directly contacted and arrangements made for refunds.

Students are welcome to sign up with the Newport Youth Symphony which will begin in the fall. For questions, contact the NSO Office at 541-574-0614.

Summer Music Camp 2017

2017 Summer Music Daycamp

One week July 10-14 Monday through Friday, 9:00 am to 3:00 pm
Cost: $135

The 2017 Summer Music Camp for string and wind instrument players (ages 8 -18) will be held July 10-14, 2017 at First Presbyterian Church, Newport. The camp features chamber ensemble coaching, group rehearsals, fun rhythm and theory sessions, music composition, sight-reading exercises and music games. It is always a lot of fun! The camp is run by youth orchestra leaders Kathy Follett and Barbara Wilcox, with the assistance of other NSO members. On the last day of camp, students perform in a free concert for the public, featuring camper compositions, chamber music, rhythm ensembles and a full ensemble.

Download camp application – due June 15Button 200 red

Camp Information

Summer Music Camp is open to youth musicians who are at a beginning or intermediate level in a string, wind, or brass instrument. In addition, up to 2 piano students may participate. The fee for the 5-day camp is $135. Partial camperships are available by contacting the NSO office 541-574-0614. To participate in the camp, applications are required and are due June 22.

Photos from the 2013 and 2014 Summer Music Camps:

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Girls rock with rhythm

Percussion instruments included several items found in most household cupboards.

Percussion instruments included several items found in most household cupboards.

Luthier Paul Schuback from Portland demonstrates how a violin is made.

Luthier Paul Schuback from Portland demonstrates how a violin is made

 

 

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Leo, Leland, and Cole team on string trio