Youth All Star is delighted to announce that Weston Christian Academy will serve as the location for the 2019 Weston Music Festival. For two weeks, from 8:30 am until 12:30 pm, this exciting music camp will take place from Monday through Friday culminating in a grand finale concert at 2:00 pm on the 21st.
The camp is open to all string players, ages 7-19, all Weston Christian Academy students, and all woodwind and brass players who have finished eighth grade and are entering 9th grade or above in the fall of 2019.
Tuition for the camp will be $250.00, per week, with a 10% discount for those who pre-register by March 3rd! Please hit the contact button above to send in an email application, or for more information.
This camp will address players at all levels from beginners to advanced and include orchestra, chamber music, masterclasses and basic music theory. Instruments to be accepted include: violin, viola, cello, bass, flute, oboe, clarinet, saxophone, bassoon, trumpet, French horn, trombone and tuba.
Noted violinist with the Miami City Ballet Orchestra and Boca Sinfonia and string instructor at North Broward Preparatory, Erika Venable, will be leading our beginner and intermediate groups.
Our string chamber music institute for intermediate and advanced players will focus on literature for trios, quartets and quintets and will be led by Cornelia Brubeck (cellist with the Palm Beach Opera Orchestra, adjunct professor of cello at Florida Atlantic University, Associate Music Director of the Youth All Star and String Program, Director of Strings at Weston Christian Academy), & Gus Correa, violinist with the Boca Sinfonia and director of music at Donna Klein Jewish Academy.
Our woodwind faculty will include Dr. Erin Gittelsohn, (adjunct professor of oboe at Florida Atlantic University, principal oboist with the Miami City Ballet Orchestra, and Assistant Music Director of the Youth All Star), along with noted clarinetist Richard Hancock, the principal clarinetist of the Miami City Ballet Orchestra, the Boca Sinfonia and woodwind instructor at Weston Christian Academy.
Our brass will be led by Youth All Star Music Director, Professor of Music at Miami Made College and Miami City Ballet Orchestra trombonist Dr. David Brubeck.
Service hours will be available for qualified high school and college musicians who would like to volunteer to assist with the camp.
Subject to change.
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