North Carolina

July 23-27, 2018
(Orientation July 22)

B Camp

     Ages 7 and up + Adults
    Instruments: Violin, Viola, Cello, Bass  
    Proficiency (Beginners):
    Violins should be studying in O’Connor Method Book I or II
    Violas & Cellos should be studying in O’Connor Method Book I or II
    Basses should have completed one year of study on bass
    Reading: Music reading is required for some electives
    Students must bring their own instrument, as no instruments will be provided. 

• DAILY ACTIVITIES (9:00 am - 6:00pm *3:00pm - 6:00pm optional)
Note: Regular classes end at 2:30pm. From 3:00pm - 6:oopm, daily All Camp Orchestra, Recital, and Jam Session are optional. *Underage students not participating in optional events will need to be picked up by their chaperone during optional events. Children age 11 and under are required to have a chaperone present during the optional events from 3:00pm-6:00pm* 
Daily Activities consist of:
    1 Group Class on O’Connor Method material
    1 Master Class on material of your choice
    2 Electives from the following choices:
          Orchestra B (beginning orchestra, some music reading helpful but not necessary)
          Dancing (dance steps to the various American genres) 
          Write Your Own Tune
          Chording and Chopping 
          Irish Fiddle Tunes 
          How to Jam 
          Guitar (some experience necessary, bring your own instrument)
          Mandolin (some experience necessary, bring your own instrument)

   All Camp Orchestra (optional, but highly encouraged!)
   Student Recital (optional, but highly encouraged!)
   Jam Session (optional, but highly encouraged!)
*Your elective choices will be taken into consideration for the final scheduling, which cannot be changed*

 Parents, chaperones, grandparents and siblings of registered campers may join the mandolin and/or guitar group classes for an extra fee of $50 for each person for the week. You may register for both classes at $50 each for the week. No instruments will be provided. No refunds after June 22.

• CONCERTS/EVENTS *times subject to change*
    Check in begins at 5:00pm, Orientation and Faculty Introduction at 6:00pm on Sunday
    Electives Concert Thursday at 7:30pm featuring teacher-led class groups
    Finale Concert Friday at 7:30pm with the O'Connors, students, teacher trainees and faculty​

    Registration Fee $ 50.00 ($100 by June 22)
    Tuition $550.00
    Ticket for Finale Concert (featuring all students and faculty) Friday at 7:30pm: $10 

Important Note: Registrations are not valid until registration fee and tuition are paid in full. Enrollments operate on a first come first serve basis. There will be no refunds afterJune 22. Registration fee is $100 by June 22.

Lodging by individual arrangement: Hotel recommendation information is available on the FAQ page. Meals  are not provided. Underage students can either be picked up by their own chaperone during lunch time or will need to bring a lunch to eat in a designated space in the camp venue.

Students should bring a music stand, their instrument(s), their O'Connor Method Books, lunch if they plan to eat at the school, and know their individual schedules given at Orientation.

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