What is it? – String Boot Camp is an intensive 2-week retreat for serious intermediate to advanced string players (violin, viola, cello) aimed at improving technique and building a strong foundation.
Eligibility: Participants must be intermediate to advanced level string players (violin, viola, cello). (Suzuki Book 4/ RCM Grade 4 and above) and have a base knowledge of shifting and vibrato.
Location: Delta Community Music School (4705 Arthur Drive, Delta, British Columbia V4K 2X5 Canada)
When: August 1-12, 2011 | 9am – 4pm Daily (Half-Time Option: 9am-12pm)
Cost: $525 + $25 application fee (Half-Time: $300)
What we’ll cover:
• 3 – 4 octave scales • Double Stops • Bow Strokes • Vibrato • Tone Improvement • Left-Hand Facility • Sight-Reading • Improvisation • Chamber Music…and more!
How to Apply
1. Download and complete application – boot camp application
2. Mail or drop off completed application to DCMS : extended until July 25, 2011.
Space is limited – sign up now!
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