Registration For Summer 2019

Summer Music Intensive 2019
Monday, July 8 - Friday, July 12
Each evening from 5:30 pm to 8:30 pm
Demonstration performance - Saturday, July 13 at 10 am (Call time for performers: 9 am)

For children and youth ages 6 to 18. All music skill levels. Cost: $60.
Bring your own instrument or we will loan what we have available.

Advanced conducting and composing/arranging classes will be taught by Les Fillmer
chairman emeritus of the Alabama School of Fine Arts Department of Music and music director of the Alabama Youth Symphony.

Improvisation classes will be taught by Chris Davis of 
ETC (Extemporaneous Theatre Company).

The Electric Strings class will be taught by Meg Ford.

The guitar class will be taught by Dane Lawley.

Art classes will be taught by Hope Blankenship.

Classes Offered:

Conducting - 2 levels:
  • Youth musicians who have participated in an orchestra or band for at least 1 year
  • Youth musicians who have been playing an instrument for at least 1 year and are new to orchestra or band
Composing/Arranging - 3 levels:
  • Youth musicians who have been playing an instrument for at least 2 years and are proficient at music reading and theory
  • Youth musicians who have been playing an instrument for at least 1 year
  • Students who do not read music
Improvisation - 2 levels:
  • Students who have participated in an improv class previously
  • Students who are new to improv
Electric Strings - 1 level:
  • Youth musicians who have been playing an orchestral string instrument for at least 2 years
*We will provide a pickup for any string instrument, either the student's own instrument or one of ours

Acoustic Guitar - 1 level:
  • Beginners on guitar - please bring your own guitar if you have one
Jazz Drum Set - 1 level:
  • Youth musicians who have studied percussion for at least 1 year

Art - 1 level:

Please provide additional information or requests in the comment section of the registration form.

Online payment of the $60 minimum fee is required at time of registration. (Be sure to hit the submit button at the bottom of the form.) 
Registration for the fall will be open to the public during the first week of August.
















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