Summer Institute for Piano and Strings (SIPS)
2018 Summer Institute for Piano and String dates: July 25-30
The ISU Summer Institute for Piano and Strings is a unique week-long music camp for teenage pianists and string players. Students will have the opportunity to rehearse, coach, perform chamber music, and perform in orchestra and choir.
Jr. Piano and Jr. Strings day camp (9:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. Monday-Friday) is available for pianists entering 3rd-7th grades, and young string students with at least a year’s worth of playing experience.
During the week, students will get a chance to:
· Meet new friends with similar interests.
· Work with professional faculty members and camp counselors throughout the day.
· Take their playing to the next level with daily sectionals, rehearsals and master classes.
· Work with their peers in small and large ensembles.
· Participate in the camp choir.
· Attend ISU faculty and alumni concerts and play on a special solo night concert.
· Perform on the gala final concert with their new friends.
· Build confidence in team-building recreational activities.
$50: Deposit due with Application, Balance due at Registration
$125: Jr. Strings/Jr. Piano Tuition
$225: Sr. Piano and Sr. Strings Tuition and Lunch
(Dinner not included, but evening attendance is required, dinner can be purchased separately)
$375: Sr. Piano and Sr. Strings Tuition, all meals and lodging
(Includes all instruction, materials, camp T-shirt and activities)
$20: Private Lessons (Piano/Strings/Composition) - limited availability
Senior Piano and Strings Registration
June 24 - ISU Fine Arts Building
5:00-6:30 p.m. - Check-In
6:30 p.m. - Orientation
9:00 p.m. - Dorm Resident Orientation
Junior Piano and Strings Registration
June 25 - ISU Fine Arts Building - Choir Room
8:30 a.m. - Check-In