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Summer String Camp

Summer String Camp

June 13-19, 2021
UCF Main Campus • Performing Arts Center – Music

UCF Summer String Camp is a one-week, intensive program designed to educate and inspire young string players in grades 7-12 with a rigorous and stimulating curriculum.

UCF Summer String Camp is a one-week, intensive program designed to educate and inspire young string players. Full day camp is for grades 7-12 with a rigorous and stimulating curriculum. Skills covered will include string technique (improving intonation, vibrato, set-up) and musicianship (foundations of rhythm, sight singing and theory). Instruments covered in this camp are violin, viola, ’cello, double bass.

UPDATE: The half-day camp for beginner violinists camp will not be happening in summer 2021. We look forward to welcoming beginning string campers in summer 2022.

Apply Now

Applications open soon and will close on June 1, 2021 or when camps reach capacity.

Please select either String Camp on Acceptd to choose your camp.

Registration Fees

A reservation fee of $50 is non-refundable and will be used towards the cost of tuition.

String Camp

Early Registration Tuition Deadline

$300 by May 15 at 11:59 p.m.

Late Registration Tuition

$350 by June 1 at 11:59 p.m.

15% discount for second child

Beginner Violin Camp

This camp will not be happening in summer 2021. We look forward to welcoming beginning string campers in summer 2022.

Housing

Housing fee is $230

Housing is available to all middle school and high school students, and will be in the Libra Community on UCF Main Campus. Housing does NOT include meals.

Contact

StringCamp@ucf.edu

Refund Policy

Requests for refunds of camp tuition and housing must be submitted no later than 11 business days prior to camp start date. No refunds will be considered within two weeks prior to the start of the camp session. Transaction fees paid to Accepted during registration are non-refundable, and a $50 processing fee is deducted from all refunds if the camper cancels. UCF cancellation will result in a full refund minus acceptd transaction fees.

Private Lessons

Private, 50-minute lessons with camp faculty are available for an additional cost: $40 for lessons with student teachers, $60 for lessons with UCF faculty.

  • Viola: Dr. Park
  • Violin: Dr. Winter
  • Cello: Mr. Bjella
  • Bass: Laura Knott

Staff

  • Dr. Chung Park, Director of Orchestras and String Music Education
  • Erik Bryan, Director of Orchestras at Eau Gallie High School, Melbourne, FL
  • David Bjella, UCF Professor of Cello
  • Dr. Ross Monroe Winter, UCF Assistant Professor of Violin
  • UCF Music Education Students: Chavellee Almonte, Anna Ariani, Zachary Bergeman, Steven Hernandez, Jin Jones, Laura Knott, Aramis Ruiz-Ruiz, Madeleine Smith