Summer Camps

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ASHEVILLE MUSIC SCHOOL 2016 SUMMER CAMPS:

UPDATE: Families with more than one student enrolled in summer camps get $50 discount on second child! 

Summer Camp time is fast approaching! We’ve added a new camp this year- Music Explorations Camp with Hillary Trumpler. This camp is perfect for young beginners looking to start their musical journeys! We also have Rock Camp, 2 Pop Rock Camps, Chamber Music Camp, Jazz Camp, and Suzuki Splash. Scroll down to learn about each of these camps and how to enroll. Happy music making!

All camps will be held at Asheville Music School, 126 College St., Asheville, NC 28801.

Summer Camp Enrollment

There are a couple of ways to get started.

  1. Call us directly! (828) 252-6244
  2. Summer Camp Director Gabrielle Tee- outreach@ashevillemusicschool.org for questions regarding any of our summer camps.
  3. Download Summer Camp Registration Form here, and either email it back to us (info@ashevillemusicschool.org), or bring it to AMS in person.
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  4. Fill out the form below and let us know which camp you are interested in. We will get back to you asap.






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Payment Info

AMS Members: $10 discount
50% deposit due upon enrollment. Camps range from $175-$335. Pay online via paypal, or in person. Paypal payment includes online payment fees of 2%


Summer Camp Payment




Auditions are required for most camps. Auditions are for placement purposes only, so AMS teachers can assess the students’ skills and can place them in the correct ensembles. Students already enrolled in music lessons at AMS may be exempt from auditions.


2016 Summer Camp Offerings


June 13-17- Rock Band Camp w/ Alec Fehl

Ages 9-17

Time: 9:00am-4:00pm

Cost: $335

All skill levels are welcome. Placement audition or interview required for teachers to assess students’ abilities. Students will learn and perform different styles of rock music in a team-oriented, fun, and supportive ensemble environment. Students will be placed in ensembles based on skill level. Price includes recording experience, field trip, and showcase performance.


 

June 20-24- Pop Rock Camp

Ages 9-13

Time: 9:00am-4:00pm

Cost: $335

Intermediate-advanced skill levels are welcome. Students will learn and perform different styles of pop rock music in a team-oriented, fun, and supportive ensemble environment. Placement audition or interview required for teachers to assess students’ abilities. Students will be placed in ensembles based on skill level. Call to schedule audition appointment. Price includes recording experience, field trip, and showcase performance.


 

June 27-July 1- Pop Rock Camp w/ Gabrielle Tee & Andy John

*This camp is full. Thanks everyone!*

Ages 12-18

Time: 9:00am-4:00pm

Cost: $335

Intermediate-advanced skill levels are welcome. Students will learn and perform different styles of pop rock music in a team-oriented, fun, and supportive ensemble environment. Placement audition or interview required for teachers to assess students’ abilities. Students will be placed in ensembles based on skill level. Call to schedule audition appointment. Price includes recording experience, field trip, and showcase performance.


 

July 11-15- Jazz Camp w/ Lloyd Weinberg

Ages 10-17

Time: 9:00am-4:00pm

Cost: $335

Intermediate-Advanced skill levels. Students will play Big Band arrangements, learn to play improvised solos, and learn about Jazz history, in a team-oriented, fun, and supportive ensemble environment. Price includes recording experience and showcase performance. Placement audition or interview required for teachers to assess students’ abilities.


 

July 18-22- Suzuki Splash Camp w/ Holley Ross & Paul Stroebel

Ages 5 and up, beginners welcome

Time and Cost:
Beginners: $175 (9:00am-12:00pm)
Intermediate: $305 (9:00am-3:00pm)

Beginners welcome. Learn violin, viola, and cello, through the Suzuki Method. No placement audition required.
Price includes showcase performance on Friday July 22.


 

July 25-29- Chamber Music Camp w/ Linda Kendall Fields and Frank Argento

Chamber Camp has been cancelled due to unforeseen circumstances.


 

August 1-5- Music Explorations Camp w/ Hillary Trumpler & Andy John

Ages: 4-7
Time:  9:00am-12:00pm
Cost: $175
Welcome to Music Explorations! Beginners welcome. Children will be able to explore music, sound, rhythm, and various instruments in a fun and encouraging group setting. We will utilize movement, experiment with various instruments, sing tunes, and make music with instructors with vast experience in early childhood music education, including Kindermusik. This will encourage social skills and group interactions, develop aural and visual skills, and foster a love of music in children!