Piano & Instrument Camps
6 years to 10 years
Blast Off with Piano (4 days, 1 hour): This unique beginners group piano program is exciting, fast paced and very rewarding. We cover rhythms, keyboard geography and play several simple ensemble pieces. Board games reinforce rhythms making learning fun. No previous experience is required. Parents attend a fun and informal recital during the last class. This is a perfect way to test the waters before committing to piano classes in the Fall.
Blast Off with Piano YC (4 days, 1 hour): This is similar to the Blast Off curriculum, but moves faster and is reserved for students who have attended some Kindermusik for the Young Child classes. You will be amazed by what the students can master in 4 days!
Piano Band (4 days, 1 hour): For students with at least 1 year of piano lessons.
Songwriting for Guitar and Songwriting for Piano: Students will learn about developing their songwriting skills in this 4 day camp (separate camps for keyboard and guitar). Students will analyze popular songs and will focus on developing songwriting and music performance skills. Each student will create their own originals songs and have the opportunity to perform their songs. This class is open to musicians who sing and those who don't sing but would like to learn how to write songs. Knowledge of some basic guitar/keyboard chords is required.
Beginner Guitar Camp: Learn the basic fundamentals of playing guitar in this 4 day camp. Learn how to play chords and melodies on the guitar. Right hand technique will cover use of a pick and fingerpicking. Students will also be encouraged to explore ear training, rhythmic training, and improvisation at basic levels.
Blast Off with Ukulele (4 days, 1 hour): Uke'n play ukulele! Come explore this delightful 4 string instrument from Hawaii in this fun filled 4 day camp. We'll learn 2 or 3 chords, 4 notes and have you singing and strumming along. Loaner ukulele available.
Blast Off with Ukulele for YC Grads (4 days, 1 hour): This is similar to the Blast Off with Ukulele curriculum, but moves faster and is reserved for students who are graduates of Kindermusik for the Young Child. You will be amazed by what the students can master in 4 days!