The USC String Project summer program is open to all students who have completed one year of instruction on a string instrument. Daily group music instruction (9 a.m.–3 p.m.) culminates with a Friday concert (2–3 p.m.).
The String Project faculty include experienced teachers from the community and music education majors from the university. Dr. Gail Barnes directs the USC String Project.
July 13–17, 2015
9:00 a.m.- 3:00 p.m.
Which level do I sign up for?
- Silver Strings - Level: Essential Elements, book 1 or equivalent (Grade 1 music).
- Concerto - Level: Essential Elements, book 2; beginning of book 3 or equivalent (Grade 2+ music).
- Intermezzo - Students who have completed Essential Elements book 3 or equivalent. Music reading skills should be proficient (Grade 3–5 music)
- NEW! High School Boot Camp - Students have practice in fundamentals that help produce a refined and mature sound. Optional orchestra rehearsal is with the Intermezzo level in the afternoon. Options: half day $70 or full day $125
String Project Building (851 Park Street-ground floor of Discovery Garage)
Tuition is $125 for the week. An optional T-shirt may be purchased for $15. (If registration is later than two weeks prior to the camp, we cannot guarantee a T-shirt. Students may wear the T-shirt at the Friday concert.)