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1584 N. Prospect Ave.
Milwaukee, WI 53202
(414) 276-5760
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The Wisconsin Conservatory of Music is the oldest and largest non-profit community school of music in Wisconsin. It is dedicated to providing the finest music education and performance opportunities to the aspiring professional performers as well as to children and adults who simply want to enjoy making music.

 
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July 18, 2016 - July 22, 2016
Chamber Music Camp

Junior Division: Grades 5-8 Senior Division: Grades 9-12 9:00am-4:00pm McIntosh|Goodrich Mansion, 1584 N. Prospect Ave. Violin, Viola, Violoncello, String Bass Become prepared for those fall auditions and competitions as you enjoy a fun week of workshops, videos, rehearsals and performances. Play in a chamber group; discover the secrets of string instruments; learn the best ways to take good care of your instrument; improve your technique; experiment with different orchestra music; and expand your musicianship day by day.

July 25, 2016 - July 29, 2016
Band Camp

Grades 4-8 and 9-12 9:00am-4:00pm McIntosh|Goodrich Mansion, 1584 N. Prospect Ave. This camp is not to be missed by the serious band musician. Come have a great week making music with other students your own age who also love band! Each day players participate in two full band rehearsals, master classes, and electives such as improvisation, Brazilian drumming, conducting, piano, and more. You’ll also be treated to a daily concert by a professional performing ensemble. The camp culminates in a final performance on Friday afternoon. Students will be placed into one of two bands based on playing level. Special scholarships are available for MPS students.

Aug. 1, 2016 - Aug. 5, 2016
Percussion Camp

Junior Division: Grades 5-8 Senior Division: Grades 9-12 McIntosh|Goodrich Mansion, 1584 N. Prospect Ave. This exciting weeklong experience will take you around the world! Learn to play various instruments and styles of world drum ensemble music and take the rhythm with you wherever you go. Bring your friends and meet new people at this unique camp that will allow you to explore West African, South American and Caribbean music and culture. Don’t miss out on this extraordinary experience! To Register, call Student Services at 414-276-5760.

Aug. 8, 2016 - Aug. 12, 2016
Music & Science Discoveries Camp w/ Betty Brinn Children's Museum

Grades K-2 and 3-5 Perform experiments, be an inventor and discover what makes music “work” in this new camp, designed in collaboration by Conservatory faculty and the creative team of the Be A Maker Space at Betty Brinn Children’s Museum. You’ll learn basic music skills, then delve even further to reveal the science behind the music. It’s the only camp in town where you can play the piano in the morning and take a piano apart in the afternoon! *No musical experience required

Aug. 15, 2016 - Aug. 19, 2016
Music & Nature w/ Urban Ecology Camp

Grades K-2 and 3-5 Join in song with the birds and the bugs in the great outdoors! Mornings are filled with nature-themed musical activities in the McIntosh|Goodrich Mansion. In the afternoon, Urban Ecology Center staff join us on Milwaukee’s lakefront to hunt for the sounds of nature and turn them into music. Don’t miss your chance to explore the beauty of the Wisconsin Conservatory, both inside and out. *No musical experience required

 
 


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