Play, sing, dance, be jazzy or blue this summer – Jam Camp & Creative Arts Camp for grades 1-12, July at Concord Community Music School
CONCORD, N.H.—Does a student you know have a constant swing in their step and a song in their heart? Encourage their passion with a week of musical summer fun at Concord Community Music School in downtown Concord, NH (23 Wall Street).
The Music School’s talented & experienced instructors will lead campers in an engaging week of music, with state-of-the-art equipment for the Jam Camp jammers, plus fabulous indoor and outdoor space for Creative Arts Campers to play (music) and play (play!). Plus – a new drop-in Music & Movement session runs through July 10.
Summer Jam Camp
July 9-13, 9:00am - 1:30pm each day; for grades 5-12; $235 per camper
David Tonkin, Scott Solsky, and Tim Gilmore, faculty
Open to students in grades 5-12 (including students that would like to bring their existing band), Summer Jam Camp at Concord Community Music School invites instrumentalists and singers to come together for a week of jamming in music of many styles, including jazz, rock, and blues. There will be jam bands for both beginning and advanced students. Participants will develop ensemble skills, increase proficiency and technique on their instrument/voice, work in the recording studio, and even take home a CD of their projects at the end of the week together! Click here for information or to register.
Creative Arts Camp
July 16-20 and July 23-27, 9:00am - 4:00pm daily (before and after-care available); for grades 1-6; $270 per week/per camper
Heather Oberheim, Somayeh Kashi, and Emma Donahue, faculty
Creative Arts Camp at Concord Community Music School is an exciting mix of music, movement, visual art activities, and indoor and outdoor games. Campers are grouped by grade level (grades 1-2; 3-4; and 5-6) and may enroll for one or both weeks. Camper groups participate in art, music, and dance activities each day of the camp, with breaks for building friendships, and plenty of popsicles and outside time. WEEK 1 theme: “Our Community”: how we come together, who is in our community, and the peace we find by being part of a community. WEEK 2 theme: “This is Me,” inspired by the themes from the movie “The Greatest Showman” on the power of individuality. On the afternoon of each camp Friday, family and friends are invited to attend our show-and-tell/performance. Creative Arts Camp faculty are highly trained and experienced professionals in their fields: dance & creative movement - Heather Oberheim; visual arts - Somayeh Kashi; singing & instrumental music – CCMS alumna Emma Donahue. There’s no other specialty arts camp like it! Click here for information or to register.
Music & Movement
Tuesdays through July 10; $75/6-week session (prorated to start date) or $15 drop-in fee
Music & Movement at Concord Community Music School is a series of expressive, multi-age/multi-art classes for children ages 4 months to 6 years, with instructor Heather Oberheim, R-DMT. Choose from Drums & Fun (for 9 months - 4 years) from 9:00 to 9:45am, or Sing, Dance & Paint (2 - 6 years) from 10:30 to 11:15am. Also, try out the new Drop-in Story Time and Dance (9 mos - 6 years) from 9:45 to 10:15am; this drop-in class will focus on fun ways to dance and play with stories. No need to register – just stop by; fee is $15 per class ($10 if your child is registered for one of the other Tuesday sessions). Click here for information or to register.
Questions? Please visit www.ccmusicschool.org or call 603-228-1196.