string Chamber Ensemble camp
​free to current EMA/MCYO Students, $25 all other students


Deadline for registration is July 15th

Summer String Chamber Ensemble Camp
Encore Summer String Chamber Ensemble Camp is open to violin, viola, cello and bass students entering grades 5 – 12. The camp will provide students the opportunity to play, study and perform chamber music with other young musicians of similar level in a safe, welcoming and FUN environment.

Students will meet in person and rehearse in groups of 6 or less. Rehearsals will take place outside with required safety protocols listed below.  The camp will culminate with an outdoor performance for a limited audience if possible. A livestream video of the performance will be made available. 

Instructor:                      Jillian Forbes
Camp Day/Time:           Monday – Friday/6pm – 8pm
Camp Dates:                 July 20 – 24
Camp Performance:      July 24 at 7pm
Tuition:                          $25 for new students (register here)
                                      Free for current EMA/MCYO (use form on this page)

Deadline for registration is July 15th.
Safety protocols

  • Students will be assigned to one chamber group consisting of 6 or fewer students.
  • Faculty and students will be required to wear masks at all times while at camp and during the performance. 
  • Students will be assigned a music stand and chair which will not be shared with other students.
  • Social distancing (6 feet apart) will be maintained during all rehearsals and performances.
  • Music will be emailed to students prior to the beginning of camp.
  • It is the responsibility of the student to bring their music to camp each day. No extra copies will be available during rehearsal. 

New students - register here

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