SCBC Summer Music Camp (SSMC) 2014, “Make Your Groove”
Monday, August 18 – Friday, August 22, from 9:00am – 4:00pm 31 College Ave, Somerville, MA 02144
For More Info, Please Visit: www.ilovescbc.org
SSMC Program Offers Fun, Friends, and a Quality Music Education!
May 29, 2014 ⎯
Somerville, MA – The enjoyable sounds and groovy vibrations of music will fill the air of summer at Somerville Community Baptist Church (SCBC) on August 18, as the first day of SCBC Summer Music Camp (SSMC) begins. The program provides a variety of fun creatively mingled with various musical activities for children from 7 to 16.
Registration is now open until July 18 for students looking to explore exciting opportunities to experience music, build up their performance skills, create their own music, interact with friends and professional music teachers in an ensemble and a private lesson setting, have opportunities to perform, and many more! This year the camp program will feature the theme “Make Your Groove” through learning 1) various songs from Broadway musicals and Disney movies and 2) African rhythms, Hip-hop & break dancing, and Pop/Rock/Gospel/Blues grooves.
At this summer camp students will work with nationally and internationally renowned musicians who have a passionate heart for music and education:
• Mina Cho (piano/keyboard, director)
B.M. Berklee College of Music (Summa Cum Laude), M.M. New England Conservatory of Music (Pi Kappa Lambda Nominee), D.M.A. (Candidate) New England Conservatory of Music
• George Lernis (drums, percussions)
B.M. Berklee College of Music, M.M. Longy School of Music
• Sam J.C. Lee (bass)
B.M. Berklee College of Music, M.M. (Candidate) New York University
• Sami Stevens (vocal)
B.M. New England Conservatory of Music, B.A. Tufts University
• Maria van der Sloot (violin)
B.M. New England Conservatory of Music
• Marza Wilks (cello)
B.M. New England Conservatory of Music, M.M. (Candidate) New England Conservatory of Music
About SSMC 2014, “Make Your Groove”
Produced by the Music Department of SCBC, the program runs from 9:00am – 4:00pm, Monday through Friday from August 18 – August 22, 2014. Camp is held at Somerville Community Baptist Church located at 31 College Ave, Somerville, MA 02144 (Reachable by MBTA: Davis Square, Red Line).
This year’s camp director is Mina Cho, Director of Contemporary Music of SCBC and Doctor of Musical Arts in Jazz Studies Candidate at New England Conservatory of Music – www.minachojazz.com.
SSMC Tuition 2014 (Deadline: July 18)
$25 Registration Fee (T-shirt and Class Materials Included) *A limited number of scholarships are available for students.
SCBC will continue to provide children in the community with a fun and inspiring musical environment to grow and learn through many other community engagement and outreach programs. Please visit us at www.ilovescbc.org.