Summer 2018 Music Camps

Drums, Strings, or Kids Who Sing! Summer Music Camps at the Washington Conservatory of Music will have kids rocking, moving, and having fun together.

The Washington Conservatory of Music is please to offer the following Summer Music Camps at our Glen Echo Park location. Please call 301.320.2770 for more information. After-Camp may be scheduled through Glen Echo Park for an additional fee (limited spaces, ages 5-12, 3-6pm).





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SUMMER CLASS DESCRIPTIONS & REGISTRATION

Sunshine Music Time | register online (opens January 28)
Ages: 0 - 5 years
Teacher: Meghan O'Connell
At Glen Echo Park. Summertime is a great time to share music. Fun for child & caregiver. Dance, clap, sing, and march to music ranging from folk to pop to classics. Great for siblings. Fun introduction to the world of music. For a twice-weekly experience, enroll in both Tuesday & Thursday sections. More info: 301-320-2770. 6 sessions.
Class 1: TU, Jun 12 - Jul 17, 10-10:45am | $132
Class 2: TU, Jun 12 - Jul 17, 11-11:45am | $132
Class 3: TH, Jun 14 - Jul 19, 10-10:45am | $132
Class 4: TH, Jun 14 - Jul 19, 11-11:45am | $132
 
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Ukulele Club | Register Online
Ages: 6-12 years
Teacher: Mike Kligerman
At Glen Echo Park. Learn to play this little gem of an instrument and be part of the ukulele wave that's sweeping the ocean. Not only learn the basics of chords and strums in this fun class but be part of a ukulele band! Bring your own ukulele. 8 sessions.
Summer: Th, Jun 14 - Aug 2, 5-6 pm | $160
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SUMMER CAMP DESCRIPTIONS & REGISTRATION

Ages 7-12

Strings Sampler Camp | register online (opens January 28)
Ages: 7-11
Teacher: Jennifer Cluggish
At Glen Echo Park. Hands-on chance to try violin, viola, and cello. Great for beginners and also current string players who want to try a different instrument. Learn to play tunes on each instrument, the basics of the string family, rhythm and note reading, about composers and famous performers, and more! All instruments provided. More info: 301-320-2770. 5 sessions. View Photo Album.
Class: M-F, Jul 23-27, 9am-3pm| $338
 
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Beats & Rhythm Camp | register online (opens January 28)
Ages: 7-11
Teacher: Chris Barrick
At Glen Echo Park. Rhythm is all around us! A fun hands-on experience of making the beats of music in a variety of exciting ways. Even buckets and boards can be turned into modern-day rhythm instruments, along with traditional drumming, drumsets and more! All instruments provided. More info: 301-320-2770. 5 sessions. View Photo Album.
Class: M-F, Jul 16-20, 9am-3pm | $338 
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Kids Who Sing Camp | register online (opens January 28)
Ages: 7-12
Teacher: Jennifer Suess
At Glen Echo Park. Does your child love to sing? Young singers need early guidance to protect their youthful voices and set good vocal habits. Boys and girls will learn to sing a broad range of fun songs - Broadway, popular, jazz and classical - as well as learning how to move on stage, to breathe, and to sing together with confidence and joy! More info: 301-320-2770. 5 sessions. View Photo Album.
Class: M-F, Aug 6-10, 9 am–3 pm | $293
 
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Little Star Music Explorers | register online (opens January 28)
Ages: 6-10
Teacher: Jennifer Cluggish
At Glen Echo Park. Explore the galaxy of musical sound! A fun, hands-on introduction to violin, recorder, drums, and other musical instruments, too. Discover rhythm, pitch, musical symbols, and note-reading through games and crafts. Great for beginners to experiment and spark enthusiasm. All instruments provided. More info: 301.320.2770; washingtonconservatory.org. 5 sessions. View Photo Album - TBD.
Class: M-F, Aug 20-24, 9 am–3 pm | $338
 
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Ages 4-7

Fun with Music & Movement Camp | register online (opens January 28)
Ages 4-7
Teacher: Meghan O'Connell
At Glen Echo Park. Exploring music is fun! Rhythm, pitch, and melody are experienced through singing, listening, moving to music, and crafts! More info: 301-320-2770. 5 sessions. View Photo Album.
Class: M-F, Jun 18-22, 9am-3pm | $293
 
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Around the World Music Camp | register online (opens January 28)
Ages 4-7
Teacher: Jennifer Cluggish
At Glen Echo Park. Visit the world through music. From singing folk songs from around the world, to an African drum circle, to playing English dances on recorders, campers will see the world through the eyes of music and movement within traditional cultures. All instruments provided, including take-home recorder. More info: 301-320-2770. 5 sessions. View Photo Album - TBD.
Class: M-F, Jun 25-29, 9am-3pm | $338
 
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Little Prince & Princess Singers Camp | register online (opens January 28)
Ages 4-7
Teacher: Meghan O'Connell
At Glen Echo Park. Learning to use the young voice through popular songs from classic and recent children’s movies, while developing imagination and having fun with music. Final performance for parents. More info: 301-320-2770. 5 sessions. View Photo Album.
Class: M-F, Jul 9-13, 9am-3pm | $293
 
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Pop Songs for Young Voices Camp | register online (opens January 28)
Ages 4-7
Teacher: Patricia Hurley-Carpenter
At Glen Echo Park. Girls and boys experience the joy of singing songs from movies and pop charts under expert guidance. Musical crafts, games, and learning about music in general, round out a fun day at the Washington Conservatory. More info: 301-320-2770. 5 sessions. View Photo Album.
Class: M-F, Jul 30-Aug 3, 9am-3pm | $293
 
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Little Star Violin Camp | register online (opens January 28)
Ages 4-7
Teacher: Jennifer Cluggish
At Glen Echo Park. Let your child shine through a fun experience of music and the violin. Children explore the basics of rhythm and sound through musical games, crafts, songs and movement. Great hands-on introduction of the violin for beginners! Violins and bows provided. More info: 301-320-2770. 5 sessions. View Photo Album.
Class: M-F, Aug 13-17, 9am-3pm | $338
 
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Little Star Music Explorers | register online (opens January 28)
Ages: 6-10
Teacher: Jennifer Cluggish
At Glen Echo Park. Explore the galaxy of musical sound! A fun, hands-on introduction to violin, recorder, drums, and other musical instruments, too. Discover rhythm, pitch, musical symbols, and note-reading through games and crafts. Great for beginners to experiment and spark enthusiasm. All instruments provided. More info: 301.320.2770; washingtonconservatory.org. 5 sessions. View Photo Album - TBD.
Class: M-F, Aug 20-24, 9 am–3 pm | $338
 
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