Metropolitan Strings Academy
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July 7-9 (Friday-Sunday) Rock Weekend Workshop (Strings, Guitar, Piano,Voice,Percussion) $189 (Early Bird Price: $169)
- Hours: Fri: 9m-4:30pm, Sat: 10am-4:30pm, Sun: 1pm-6pm Concert Sunday: 5-6pm
- Explore improvisation, theory, rhythmic dictation, and alternative string techniques. Learn to arrange your favorite rock music for small ensemble and experiment with your rock arrangements in quartets with your peers. Play music by Drop Kick Murphy's, Flogging Molly,
- Mumford & Sons,Monsters & Men, Hosier, The Pentatonix, Leonard Cohen, 21 Pilots, Radiohead, Panic at the Disco, Fall Out Boy, My
- Chemical Romance, Billy Joel, Don McLean, Bush, One Republic, Imagine Dragons, Taylor Swift, Capital Cities, Passenger, Elie Goulding, The
- Beatles, David Guetta, A Great Big World, Cold Play, Avicii, American Authors, Led Zeppelin, Metallica, and more!
- Tuition includes: sheet music, T-shirt, catered lunch Friday & Saturday, tournament prizes, & mad rock skills
- Faculty: Natasha Kwapich, Mike Yunghans, Taygun Ozakinci, Dr. Victor Penniman
- *Friday Early Drop Off & Late Pickup option available 8:30am-5:00pm ($20)
-Students will be separated by age and experience level at all camps.
-All camps will be followed by an early evening showcase concert. For those who are unable to attend the evening concert, daytime dress rehearsal is open to visitors and audience members as well!
ROCK WEEKEND WORKSHOP (Ages 11-19)
Michalis Koutsoupides BM, MM, DMA- violin/viola, piano, chamber music
Victor Penniman BM, MM, DMA- cello, music history, composition
Taygun Ozakinci BM- bass, chamber music
Natasha Kwapich BA - violin/viola, orchestra, chamber music
Steven Conan Smith BM, MM- viola, conducting, improvisation
Nicholas Jarrett BA- piano, voice, violin
Mike Yunghans BM, MM- guitar, banjo, technology, theory