Spring Break March 31 - April 4, 9am - 4pm: Music / Craft & Activity Combo
(some music activities are optional)
$150/week or $35/day
Music Camp June 30 - July 4, 9am - 4pm:
$150/week or $35/day
(yes, there is camp on Canada day)
(no August Camp in 2014)
In our music camps beginners will learn basic music theory elements to get a great head start into any music program in their future.
More advanced students will have their music theory knowledge reinforced & developed further.
We incorporate music theory into a variety of learning activities & games including our own variations of popular TV game shows & video games! It's easier to remember what you learn when you are having fun!
All music camp students will have opportunities for learning by ear, composing, playing the piano & ensemble playing.
Who may participate: Students aged 5 - 11 with any level of music experience.
Camp location: 27 Spruce Crescent, St Albert, Alberta
What to bring:
- a peanut free lunch & 2 snacks.
- sunscreen, hat
- bug spray if you like
- bathing suit & towel or a change or clothes (on hot days we incorporate the sprinkler into our games & activities). YOU choose how wet to get.
All music & required materials for the camps are included at no extra cost.
Each student will also receive a Piano Stars lanyard, a computer printed copy of any compositions they create & will earn piano money to spend in the piano store on the last day (small toys & gifts). Student will also have their pictures & videos of daily events posted in our online photo & video gallery.
Activities students will participate in:
(Click the "Pictures & Videos" link above to see these games in action!)
*Musical Parachute Games (yes... a 20 foot parachute)
*Giant Staff Wars
*Pirate Treasure Hunt
*Life Size Board Games
*Giant Musical Basketball Hoops
*Minute to Win it!
*Plying your favorite tun by ear
*ePiano Solos – playing piano pieces with orchestral accompaniments
*Ensemble Playing – duets, trios, or more, with or without rhythm instruments
*Composition – we help you write your own piece of music in jazz, classical or contemporary style
*The Amazing Music Race – just like the TV show but with musical activities & limited to Carolyn’s house & yard
*The Piano Stars Game (composers, scales, intervals, note naming, terms…)
*Composer “Guess Who?” – learn what composers from 1800’s to present look like
*Musical Splash – yes there is water involved!
*Bach on Back – can you figure out which composer you are?
*Music Ace - Computer Game
*Musical Scavenger Hunt
*Make Your Own Instrument
*Rhythm Games – with tambourines, whistles, bells, symbols, maracas, sticks & blocks
*Musical Relay Races
*Musical Fishing – fishing pole provided
*Shopping at the “Piano Store” – to spend piano money earned during the week
*Recital & Musical Plays (ePiano solos, ensembles & compositions)
*Before & After Camp Care*
Available for $2 per 30 min/student
Earliest drop off time: 7:30am
Latest pick up time: 6pm
Please give advance notice.
Students may enroll in more than one camp.
Click here to register!
Questions: email firstname.lastname@example.org