SUMMER MUSIC CAMP
June 19 – June 30, 2017
Monday – Friday
Location:Vaughn Middle School
1200 Bresson Avenue
Reno, NV 89502
Registration is now open. Early Registration is encouraged!
Register Now! The Summer Music Camp, sponsored by the Reno Pops Orchestra, is open to students who are proficient on an instrument; from beginners with one year’s experience to advanced high school and pre-college students.
This yeah marks 21 years of this summer strings, band, and jazz camp. Students of all ages come together to make music. Younger students have the privilege of sitting next to high school students, while high school students can work with more experienced musicians, like college students, mus
Camp runs from 9:00AM – 2:00PM
Beginning String Orchestra
Intermediate String Orchestra
Full Symphonic Advanced Orchestra
Private Coaching and Master Classes
Campers are encouraged to attend all three sessions. During these sessions, students may be pulled out to participate in sectionals, master classes, or other ensembles.
Flat fee of $40 includes all sessions and a camp t-shirt.
$50 after 5/19/2017.
Location: This year, camp will be held at Vaughn Middle School located at 1200 Bresson Ave in Reno.
Registration: You may register by mail or online.
Registration by Mail: To be updated
Online Registration: You can register online by filling out the online registration form. Upon submission of your registration form, you will be redirected to our payment page with instructions for paying your $40 camp fee.
Payment Options: You may select one of the options listed below.
- Pay by credit card or PayPal
- Mail a check made payable to Reno Pops Orchestra
- Pay by cash or check on the first day of camp
Please contact us if you need to make special arrangements for payment, or if you are unable to pay the tuition and would like information regarding a fee waiver.
Camp Director: Jose Flores has been the Director of the Summer Music Camp for 21 years, and has been teaching bands and orchestras in the Washoe County School District for this same period of time. He is on the UNR Music Department Faculty, and was the past Music Director of the Reno Philharmnoic Youth Concert Orchestra. He has received numerous awards and recognitions including: 2002 Excellence in Education, Teacher of the Year 2006, and Teacher Fellow Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts/National Symphony Orchestra. His newly created Mariachi Class was recognized as the 2014 Outstanding Club of the Year at UNR.
Coaches: Various Washoe County School District teachers, retired teachers, Reno Pops Orchestra musicians, and local music students from UNR will assist with sectionals, master classes, private instructions, and ensemble opportunities.
Other: If you have already planned your summer vacation, we will make accommodations so that you can still attend as much camp as possible.
Questions: For questions about the camp, email MusicCamp@RenoPops.org