CCPA Summer Programming for 2019
Chicago Guitar Festival: June 1-2 -- Open to guitarists of all ages, levels, and backgrounds. A weekend of competition, performances, masterclasses, clinics, and lectures. Artists and Judges include Rene Izquierdo, Denis Azabagic, Pamela Kimmel, Michael Chatara Morse, Zhivko Nikolov, and Kacey Ellis. More information, including competition guidelines and fee breakdown, is available at the Chicago Guitar Festival event page. No housing is available for this festival. Payment link is available here.
Flute Symposium of Chicago: June 7-9 -- Flute Symposium of Chicago is a three day event that will feature masterclasses, interactive classes, and student and faculty recitals. It is open to all levels including high school, undergraduate and graduate students, and professionals. Featured teachers include: Hideko Amano, Stefan Ragnar Hoskuldsson, Mimi Tachouet (CCPA artist faculty), and Eugenia Moliner (CCPA artist faculty) with piano accompanist Beilin Han. Observer/Visitor fee includes Friday, Saturday and Sunday Morning Warm ups; Flute choir participation; listening to the masterclasses and attending the concerts Sunday afternoon: $150; Active participant fee includes Friday, Saturday and Sunday Warm Ups; Playing one Masterclass; separate coaching with pianist and possible concert participation: $275. On campus housing is not available for this event. Register for the Flute Symposium.
CCPA Brass Camp: June 19-21 -- A three day intensive for brass players: clinics, workshops, master classes, recital on June 21, and more! Cost is $325. On-campus housing is available at an additional cost ($176.10 for 3 nights). Some housing is still available -- Apply Now: https://app.getacceptd.com/rooseveltmusic Application deadline is May 19, 2019.
CCPA String Camp: June 20-23 -- A four day intensive for string players: clinics, workshops, master classes, recital on June 23, and more! Cost is $450. On-campus housing is available at an additional cost ($234.80 for 4 nights). Some housing is still available -- Apply Now: https://app.getacceptd.com/rooseveltmusic Application deadline is May 19, 2019.
CCPA American Music Institute: June 23-28 -- What type of musician do you want to be? What will your contribution to American music look and sound like? This institute is for students interested in exploring jazz, blues, folk, musical theater, American songbook, cabaret, contemporary, roots music, and more. Final performance will be June 28. Open to jazz instrumentalists and all vocal styles. Cost is $500. On-campus housing is available at an additional cost ($352.20 for 6 nights). Some housing is still available -- Apply Now: https://app.getacceptd.com/rooseveltmusic Application deadline is June 9.
Chicago Saxophone Institute: June 23-29 -- A week of intensive study for classical saxophonists: clinics, workshops, master classes, recital on June 29, and more! Cost $400. On-campus housing is available at an additional cost ($352.20 for 6 nights). Some housing is still available. Application deadline is June 9. Apply for Chicago Saxophone Institute.
Summer Composition Institute: July 15-26 -- Explore and develop acoustic and electro-acoustic compositional skills in this two-week intensive! Open to young composers through advanced compositional skills. Guests artists Dr. Winston Choi (piano) and Ms. MingHuan Xu (violin) will rehearse with students at the end of the first week and perform in the final recital on July 26! Cost is $850. Institute application deadline is July 1. Apply for Summer Composition Institute (non-credit version).
This Institute is also available FOR-CREDIT: Visit the Roosevelt University Course Finder for more information on MCMP 301-01 (2). Email firstname.lastname@example.org for further instructions about applying for this course! Tuition will be based on the cost of 2-credit hours at the College of Arts & Sciences rate.
American Culture and Language Institute (for ELP students): August 5-16 -- Two weeks of exploring American culture and the English Language presented in conjunction with the ELP program and CCPA. Open to ELP students in any area of study; music students will have a special class on achieving musical goals. Cost is $1200. Housing options are available. Deadline is June 7. Register for the American Culture and Language Institute.
These programs are generally open to high school and early college aged students (rising Sophomores in HS through early college), but can be flexible based on application/audition. All programming will take place on the Chicago campus of Roosevelt University (430 S. Michigan Ave., Chicago, IL 60605).
Contact Stephanie Salerno, Assistant Director of Outreach and Engagement, with questions! Call 312-341-3795 or email email@example.com