CSMA Summer camps

Summer Cello Workshop

July 18 - 23, 2022

The Summer Cello Workshop (SCW) began in 2017 as a collaborative effort led by Lucy Cahuantzi, while in her second year of graduate studies at University of Redlands.  SCW is a comprehensive 6 day music program for young cellists. The schedule is filled with private lessons, monitored individual practice time, cello ensemble coaching sessions, cello orchestra rehearsals and daily performance classes. The week culminates with Masterclasses and a Cello Extravaganza Concert of student cello quartets and cello orchestra.

Piano Camp

Summer Piano Camp Blast-Off for Beginners (ages 6-9) July 25-30, 2022

Summer Piano Camp for Intermediate and Advanced Pianists (10-18) will return Summer 2023

The University of Redlands Piano Camp is a unique summer program encompassing a wide variety of study and exploratory experiences for Beginning , Intermediate, and Advanced Pianists, ages 6-18. Located on the beautiful University campus, the Camp provides a rich, stimulating, focused and fun environment. The goal is to enhance a student’s enjoyment of the piano and foster a deeper appreciation of music while working together with teachers and other students in a supportive community. Camp activities are oriented toward exploring the world of music through interactive classes, with opportunities for both solo and ensemble performance.

Youth Choir Camp

August 1 - 5, 2022

Youth Choir Camp is a one week day camp open to ages 4-16. Training Chorus (ages 4-7) will meet from 9:00 - 10:00am each day. Youth Choir (ages 8-16) will meet from 9:00am - 12:00pm each day. A final concert for both groups will be given on Friday, August 5 at 5:00pm.

In addition to preparing various songs for performance, participants will receive theory and sight-reading training, and have the opportunity to connect with one another through bonding activities and musical games. No experience is necessary!

Summer Theatre Institute

July 25 - August 6, 2022

Welcome to the University of Redlands Summer Theatre Institute!  This two-week training program immerses young artists in classes that awaken and grow their talent, curiosity, and enthusiasm for performing. Led by industry professionals and University of Redlands instructors, Allison Scarlet Jaye and Cindy Snyder, the program will include training in acting, musical theatre performance, voice and movement, and audition techniques, and conclude with a showcase performance of monologues, scenes, and musical numbers. Emphasis is placed on developing authenticity and supporting each young artist’s individuality.

Open to ages 13-18, the University of Redlands Summer Theatre Institute lays the groundwork for young artists to be competitive in college, university, and entertainment industry auditions and apply their gained skills to an exciting journey in the arts and beyond.