Music Festival & Academy – July 9-21
Music Festival & Academy
Presenting Underwriters: Dr. Ron and Margaret Redmond
Sunday, July 9, 2016 – Friday, July 21, 2017
Hours: Monday – Friday 9 AM – 3 PM*
*Some weekend commitments also required
Open to students ages 8-13
Casa Romantica’s third annual Music Festival and Academy is a two-week intensive music academy for children ages 8-13. The Academy includes group and private lessons, music theory, supervised practice time, and STEAM-based learning activities. Casa Romantica provides the Music Festival and Academy free of charge, including instruments and lunch. Students will be admitted on the basis of an application, statement of interest, and video submission. The Academy is limited to 25 students and to the practice of violin, viola, cello, and piano. Prior experience is not necessary.
In addition to the Monday to Friday daily schedule of 9 AM – 3 PM, there will be weekend commitments. These include a required orientation session, required attendance to faculty concerts, and required participation in a student recital.
All activities are located onsite at Casa Romantica.
Sample Daily Schedule (subject to change)
Private lesson with instructor *Instruments provided by Casa Romantica*
10:00 AM – 10:15 AM
Solo practice with instrument
12:15 PM – 1:00 PM
Lunch break *Provided by Casa Romantica*
Music Theory class