a Memorable Summer of Music!
Nurture Your Child’s
Brain, Body, Heart n Soul at Kindermusik Summer Camps
This will be one of
your child's favorite camps of the summer...!
Camps! Filled with Crescendos of Inspiration and Self Expression...All in the
Musical Key of LOVE!
intimate groups. No more than 8-10 in a group- special instruction and
attention for each child!!
Camps at The First United Methodist Church, 305 E. Anapamu St.(corner of
Garden), downtown SB
days of Camps, Monday-Thursday
FULL DAY: 9-4:00pm
$20 saving if you do 2 or more, $20 off each camp! Discount for siblings!
HALF DAY CAMP
FULL DAY CAMP
$280DROP IN DAYS $45 for half day/ $90 for full day
& ENSEMBLES WITH - XYLOPHONES * PIANO * DRUMS * UKULELE * GUITAR * PERCUSSION
CAMPS COMBINED WITH *
DANCE & CREATIVE MOVEMENT * SPORTS & OUTDOOR GAMES * FOLKTALES * DRAMA
CAMP LISTINGS (see descriptions below)
AM CAMP 1 – ALL KEYED UP! PIANO for 4-7 yrs
AM CAMP 2 – SING A MUSICAL - LION KING! for 4-7 & 6-10 yrs
PM CAMP 2 – PIANO’S KEYS TO FUN & SUCCESS! for 6-10 yrs
Jun 29-July 2
AM CAMP 3 – PIANO’S KEYS TO FUN & SUCCESS! for 6-10 yrs
AM CAMP 3 – SNAZZY JAZZY for 4-7 yrs
PM CAMP 3 – AFRICAN DRUMS, DRUMS, DRUMS! (& Dance!) for 4-7 yrs
AM CAMP 4 – SING n STRUM UKULELE with FUN IN THE SUN! for 6-10
PM CAMP 4 – WRITE A SONG & PLAY A TUNE!-SONGWRITING for 6-10
AM CAMP 5 – INTRO TO GUITAR for 6-10 yrs
PM CAMP 5 – WRITE A SONG & PLAY A TUNE!-SONGWRITING for 6-10
AM CAMP 6 – TALES & MUSIC FROM AROUND THE WORLD for 4-7 yrs
PM CAMP 6 – DRUM & NATIVE RHYTHMS OF MY LAND for 4-7 yrs
AM CAMP 7 –
ALL KEYED UP! - JAZZY PIANO for 4-7 yrs
AM CAMP 8 – SING A MUSICAL – DISNEY SONGS & PINOCCHIO! for
4-7 & 6-10 yrs
PM CAMP 8 – PIANO’S KEYS TO FUN & SUCCESS! for 6-10 yrs
ALL KEYED UP! (offered June & Aug): Dancing Fingers, Hands and Bodies will love
this week with introduction to piano and music by the well-known composer, J.S.
Bach. The answer is right at the tip of your fingers! The same fine motor
skills, brain-gym wiring and hand-eye coordination are all fun and essential
elements for your future young and budding musician!! Camp is for first-time
beginning piano players.
& NATIVE RHYTHMS OF MY LAND (offered June & Aug): Join the Pow Pow and beat on our
gathering drum each day!! In camp we’ll explore the rhythms, dances and sounds
of Native American music. As we investigate, compare, and contrast a wide
variety of drums, your camper develops the investigative vocabulary needed in
the sciences. When you repeat rhythm patterns at home, your child gets an early
start in math, too.
SING A MUSICAL! (Lion King in June and Pinocchio in Aug): Come Sing A Musical Story...And sing a few
familiar Disney Songs! Children can more easily learn and practice singing on
pitch when their repertoire includes songs that have a limited range, common
rhythmic and melodic patterns, and are written in the pentatonic scale. We
begin camp with the joyful journey of learning to sing with the fundamental
interval, sol-mi...then adding on to sol-la-mi, etc. Successful experiences
lead to confidence...and confidence leads to more singing!
Camp inspired by the expert
guidance of exceptional Choir, Piano and Kindermusik Teacher, Leana
Movillion. Using the creative and
imagination of the students together, they sing songs and play instruments
also! An energetic camp for your child to harness their vocal power and simple
is a part of this camp to make props (masks and puppets) for our Musical.
PIANO: THE KEYS TO SUCCESS
& FUN! (offered June and Aug): Come learn
how to play the piano with Leana this in this camp...Open to beginning and
intermediate players! With her experience in classical and jazz performance,
Leana brings a FUN & SUCCESSFUL approach to learning the keys of piano,
that includes piano playing, music theory, and music and singing games! Using
the Faber method, all students will learn how to read music and apply it to the
keyboard. There will also be improvisation and some composition to open the
creative mind to piano playing! Come join Leana in this fun-filled camp and
become the musician you aspire to be!
SNAZZY JAZZY(offered June & Aug): Find your GROOVE. Swing and Dance. Sing the
Blues. Let your child get an extra helping of musical learning with some jazz
music, songs and dances in the mix. In camp, your child will use stories and
other activities to learn to observe and enjoy Jazz styles of music...And a
little pre-keyboarding to add to the jazzy fun!
AFRICAN DRUMS, DRUMS (& DANCE TOO!) (offered end of June):
Learn beginning djembe and other drums with the rhythms, song and chants of
Africa. African folk dances and stories of the famous Anansi, the Spider
- are all part of this week!
SING & STRUM UKULELE (offered in July): Learn
Ukulele this week! An easy, simple and accessible string instrument for
all....Come drift away to a beautiful Hawaiian paradise with creative and fun
Ukulele and Songwriting teacher, Emily Yurcheshen. In this camp we will learn
the basics of the Ukulele and a handful of songs on this fun instrument. We
will also engage in group ensembles, native dances and learn about the history
of the Ukulele.
available for use.
WRITE A SONG & PLAY A TUNE-SONGWRITING (offered in July): Would you like
to learn how to create your own melody on the piano, ukulele, guitar, drum or
instrument of your choice? How about learning to write and sing your own songs?
In this musical songwriting camp,
music and vocal teacher, Emily Yurcheshen, and writer of her own Song writing
book, will be exploring the vast world of Writing, Singing and Playing Music!
See how writing your own song can be easy, fun and creative through fun games,
movement, imaginative play, and drum-percussion ensemble work.
GUITAR ODYSSESY- LET'S PLAY TOGETHER!!? (offered in July)-Would you like
to learn beginning guitar in a week? (intermediate players welcomed also) Join Emily and "Rock Star Rita" on an adventure
across the fretboard into the wonderful world of music making. In this camp you
will learn how to play and sing a few simple tunes on the guitar as well as
some fun rock riffs. You will be introduced to three different strumming
patterns as well as how to zipline across the fretboard, cool bends and
hammer-ons and offs. If you are a return student, you will be learning
how to play some simple lead guitar to accompany the songs and if you feel
comfortable with the regular chords will be learning bar chords and other voice-ings.
They will learn basic tools
for their travels such as essential chords and basic rhythm and note reading.
In addition they will rappel down the strings of the guitar as they discover
fun rock riffs and zipline across the fretboard with slides, bends and
TALES & MUSIC FROM AROUND THE
WORLD (offered in Aug): A Favorite Camp!-Let’s Take A Trip Around the World, Get Ready
takes your child on an imaginary musical trip... Through storytelling, your
child will develop an early awareness of rhythm, movement, singing, and drama.
Each lesson features a new tale and music from around the world, explored
through multi-instrument and multi-cultural elements. All told, it's an
around-the-imagination adventure of the greatest stories and music from Europe,
Malaysia, India, South Africa, North America and more!