2019 sys sensational summer Camp
August 6-9, 2019
Whitworth University Cowles Music Center
Camp Fee: $200
REGISTRATION DEADLINE: July 15
Orchestra Camp - Aug. 6-9 10 a.m.-5:00 p.m. Tues.-Fri.
Chamber Camp - Monday, August 5th, 5-8 p.m. and Tuesday-Friday from 8-9:45 a.m.
Camp Concert on Whitworth Campus at 6 p.m. on August 9
Non-SYS member strings, brass, woodwind, and percussion high school students are also welcome to participate in the orchestra camp. A teacher recommendation from a school or private music teacher is required. Send teacher recommendation to firstname.lastname@example.org.
The SYS Sensational Summer Camp is now in its 20th summer. This is a four-day camp for members of the Spokane Youth Symphony Orchestra and Spokane Youth Philharmonic. Students who audition for Symphony or Philharmonic in the spring are encouraged to attend.
Non-SYS members high school students who play strings, brass, woodwind, or percussion instruments are also welcomed to participate. A teacher recommendation from a school or private music teacher is required. Send teacher recommendation to email@example.com.
The music director of the SYS Sensational Summer Orchestra Camp is SYS Artistic Director, Dr. Philip Baldwin who will be assisted by Philharmonic conductor, Dr. Roberta Bottelli. Students will participate in daily orchestra rehearsals as well as sectionals and other group activities. The sectionals will be led by professional musicians from the Spokane Symphony Orchestra. The orchestra camp will take place from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily in the newly renovated Cowles Music Center on the beautiful campus of Whitworth University and the concert will take place on Friday, August 9th at 6 p.m. following a picnic dinner with family members on the Whitworth grounds.
SYS Sensational Strings Chamber Camp Participating students must be registered for the 2019 SYS Sensational Summer Orchestra Camp. The 2019 Sensational Strings Chamber Camp will take place on Monday, August 5th from 5-8 p.m. and Tuesday-Friday from 8-9:45 a.m. The chamber ensembles will rehearse and receive coaching from professional musicians. Priority will be given to current members of the Spokane Youth Symphony Orchestra and Spokane Youth Philharmonic. (Camp is limited to 20 participants; registration for the orchestra camp required; additional fee for Chamber Camp) Camp fee - $100
Registration Deadline: July 15
Register online for Orchestra Camp and Chamber Camp (see above) or with Brochure
The brochure also includes the required medical release.