North Shore Summer Music Experience

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21st Anniversary Year!

Welcome to the home page for the 2015 North Shore Summer Music Experience.

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June 21-27, 2015

Band/Jazz Camp

Full Concert Band
Daily Instrumental Skill Development Classes
Daily Small Ensemble Experience
Faculty Concert
Small Ensemble Concert
Large Ensemble Concert
UMD Department of Music Jazz Ensemble

Choral Camp

Daily Choral Rehearsals
Daily Sectionals
Faculty Concert
Small Ensemble Concert
UMD Department of Music

String Orchestra Camp

Full String Orchestra
Daily Instrumental Skill Development Classes
Daily Small Ensemble Experience
Faculty Concert
Small Ensemble Concert
Large Ensemble Concert
UMD Department of Music

Piano Camp

Daily Master Classes
Private Lessons
Music Theory
Technique Building Classes
Faculty Concerts
Small Ensemble Concerts
Final Recital

On-campus residence housing (double occupancy)
Meals served in the Kirby Student Dining Center
Around-the-clock counselors
Daytime health services available
Planned evening recreational activities
Closing concert/award ceremony for students, parents/guardians, counselors, instructors
Opportunities for private lessons

Electives offered in

Music Theory
Musicianship
College Music Preparations

Students enrolling in the Choral and Band Camps will be assigned to the various ensembles by age and abilities.

Dates & Registration

Dates of Camp

June 21-27, 2015

Schedules: Coming Soon!

Registration: Coming Soon!

Registration Procedure

Registrations begins in March 2015. Complete the registration form and mail with a deposit of $75 to the address below. Deposits will be refunded for cancellations received prior to June 20, 2015. Registrations can be faxed to 218/726-8210. Or, you can go to the registration form at the top of this page to register online. Be sure to call Dr. Mark Whitlock (218.726.6124) to confirm registration and coordinate payment. Registration deadline is June 20, 2015. Payment in full must be received by June 22, 2015. Information packets will be sent to registrants prior to camp offerings.

Scholarships

Scholarship money is available for students desiring financial assistance. Please contact the camp director for an application or for futher information.

Tax Credit

The 1998 Tax Credit for Learning program offers a tax credit and/or deduction to parents who participate in summer camps where the focus is in the academics or fine arts. For more information please contact the Minnesota Department of Revenue.

Camp Fees

Resident Fee (stay on campus) $447.00 (includes registration, housing, all meals, and recreation) Non-resident Fee (commuter) $259 (includes registration, no meals, and recreation)

Questions

Mark Whitlock
Director of Bands
Chester Park Room #206
31 W. College St.
Duluth, MN 55812
nssmecamp@gmail.com or mwhitloc@d.umn.edu

University of Minnesota Duluth and/or University of Minnesota Duluth Department of Music reserve the right to limit enrollment, or cancel individual camp offerings due to insufficient enrollment, at any time. Should camp offerings be canceled, all deposits and fees will be refunded.