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Irish Fiddles on Broadway – Summer String Camp

June 5 @ 8:30 am

| $200

Summer String Camp is an opportunity for all string instrument musicians from beginners (at least one year of school orchestra or private lessons) to intermediate and advanced to further develop their abilities by working with some of the finest musicians and music educators. The daily schedule will offer ensemble rehearsals, Irish fiddling, technique classes, music theory, and composition. A concert will follow the week of intense musical instruction on Saturday, June 10, 2017, in Legacy Hall at RiverCenter. Camp dates are June 5 – 10, 2017, M-F, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. and Saturday, 9A to 3:30 p.m. (Concert on Saturday starts at 1:30 p.m. and lunch is provided.)

Tuition is $200.00 for the week-long camp and includes a camp t-shirt and an afternoon snack each day. Students may also purchase the lunch plan for the six days of camp for an additional $30.00. If the lunch plan is not purchased, students must bring their lunch each day.

Audition Requirements Current YOGC members do not need to audition for camp. All other musicians should prepare the following for orchestra placement on the first day of camp: One solo or etude that best demonstrates your ability. Any two scales with two octaves for violin, viola, and cello, and one octave for bass.

Guest Artists: Danny Bermel, Fiddle Before coming to the University of Georgia, Danny was the orchestra director at Garrett Middle School from 2011-2014. Danny holds a Bachelor of Music Education from Kennesaw State University and a Master of Education degree from the University of Georgia. Danny is a

Danny Bermel, Fiddle Before coming to the University of Georgia, Danny was the orchestra director at Garrett Middle School from 2011-2014. Danny holds a Bachelor of Music Education from Kennesaw State University and a Master of Education degree from the University of Georgia. Danny is a sought after fiddler and master fiddle teacher in Georgia and around the southeast. He is currently working on his Ph.D. in Music Education at UGA, where he is Master Teacher for The String Project, a member of the UGA Bluegrass Band, and Advisor of the ASTA chapter. Wolf & Clover A local Irish Folk Band, Wolf & Clover, founded in 2016. This local band plays all over the valley and region performing Irish, Celtic and Folk music. Members include: Justin Belew, guitar/ accordion Jessica Bennett, fiddle, Stephanie Payne, winds, and Matthew McCabe, bouzoukis/banjo.

Wolf & Clover A local Irish Folk Band, Wolf & Clover, founded in 2016. This local band plays all over the valley and region performing Irish, Celtic and Folk music. Members include: Justin Belew, guitar/ accordion Jessica Bennett, fiddle, Stephanie Payne, winds, and Dr. Matthew McCabe, bouzouki/banjo.

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Organizer

Youth Orchestra of Greater Columbus
Phone:
7062563614
Email:
info@yogc.org
Website:
http://www.yogc.org

Venue

CSU Schwob School of Music
900 Broadway
Columbus, 31901
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Phone:
706-649-7225
Website:
https://music.columbusstate.edu/index.php