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Virtual Cello Camp

July 13 - July 17

CELLO FESTIVAL CAMP – A VIRTUAL CAMP EXPERIENCE!

July 13-17, 2020

Come join the fun at Cello Camp – Now a Virtual Camp Experience!

Cello Festival Camp will be an on-line learning experience this year! Camp will include live sessions on the ZOOM platform and pre-recorded content. Cello camp offers students an opportunity to have a focused week of individual practice, lessons, technique, master classes, and a final virtual concert on Friday. Students will learn skills in organizing their practice session for effectiveness, developing and enhancing their skills in tone and intonation, and repertoire study.

Faculty

  • Hsiao-Ming Chen
  • Eric Coyne

RECOMMENDED TECHNICAL EQUIPMENT

  • Computer or smartphone with internet connection (required)
  • Camera connected to computer, or camera built into computer, to stream video (required)
  • Headphones (required)
  • External microphone that connects to computer (optional). If you need recommendations, please ask us!

Virtual Camp Activities Include Live and Pre-recorded content:

  • Musicianship – Ear training/sight-reading – it’s like taking your vitamins and eating your vegetables for musicians!
  • Etude studies for technique – Popper, Schroeder, Sevick for example – depending on level
  • Listening parties – listening and learning together from pre-recorded performances and Masterclasses from great musicians with guided discussion from faculty
  • Masterclasses – students play for each other and receive comments from peers and faculty
  • Daily social hour – (perhaps over lunch?) students can log in for games, discussion and general laid-back social time with their peers
  • Individual lessons – participants will receive 1 or 2 individual lessons during the course of the week.
  • Virtual Camp Concert – schedule for the final day of camp. Family and friends can tune in to watch.

Tuition

Registration Deadline: July 1, 2020

  •  Tuition: $200

Details

Start:
July 13
End:
July 17