Piano Camp | Webster University

Piano Camp

Join the Webster University Department of Music this summer for piano camp! Student piano camps in Summer 2021 include the Virtual Classical Piano Power Camp June 28-July 2, 2021 and the Classical Piano Power Camp July 19-23, 2021 located in-person on the Webster University campus.

Virtual Classical Piano Power Camp
June 28-July 2, 2021
10am-Noon and 1:30-3:30pm (Central Time)

Virtual Classical Piano Power Camp Includes:

  • PianoOpening day Meet & Greet (faculty and students)
  • Student hang-out sessions during the week
  • Daily private lessons with camp faculty
  • Master classes
  • Yoga for pianists
  • Interactive sessions
  • Faculty recitals
  • Guided practice
  • Closing Q & A with faculty and students
  • CLOSING VIRTUAL RECITAL

2021 Special Guest Artists: 
Huiyun Liang, DMA, NCTM, Lindenwood University
Daniel Schene, Webster University Emeritus Professor

FACULTY: Pat Eastman, MM; Sue Martin, MM; Caroline Hixson, MM, NCTM; Donna Vince, MM, NCTM; Ruth Price, DMA

ELIGIBILITY: 6th–12th Graders
Students must have had at least 4 years of lessons and have access to a piano and a quiet space during camp hours. 

ABILITY LEVEL: Intermediate to Advanced levels

PROCESS FOR APPLICATION:

  1. Record a pre-screening YouTube video with two contrasting pieces- one polished and one in progress- representative of current level. Memorization is encouraged but not required. THE VIDEO IS DUE BEFORE YOU CAN REGISTER!
  2. Please submit your video by sending a YouTube link to BOTH donnavince98@webster.edu and psweastman@gmail.com. In your email, make sure to include the YouTube link, exact title of your repertoire, name, age, and grade in school for Fall 2021.
  3. DEADLINE: VIDEO MUST BE SUBMITTED FOR REVIEW NO LATER THAN JUNE 4, 2021.
  4. After reviewing, a confirmation email will be sent with the registration link.

TUITION: $250
Due upon acceptance to the camp. Limited scholarships are available.

For more information, please contact Patricia Eastman or Donna Vince.

Classical Piano Power Camp
July 19-23, 2021
9am-4pm (Central Time)

Classical Piano Power Camp Includes:

  • Piano CampOpening day Meet & Greet (faculty and students)
  • Daily private lessons with camp faculty
  • Master classes
  • Yoga for pianists
  • Interactive sessions
  • Faculty recitals
  • Guided practice
  • Closing Q & A with faculty and students
  • CLOSING RECITAL ON FRIDAY AT 2:00pm

2021 Special Guest Artists: 
Patti Wolf, Butler School of Music-The University of Texas at Austin
Daniel Schene, Webster University Emeritus Professor

FACULTY: Pat Eastman, MM; Sue Martin, MM; Caroline Hixson, MM, NCTM; Donna Vince, MM, NCTM; Ruth Price, DMA

ELIGIBILITY: 6th–12th Graders
Students must have had at least 4 years of lessons and have access to a piano and a quiet space during camp hours.

ABILITY LEVEL: Intermediate to Advanced levels

PROCESS FOR APPLICATION:

  1. Record a pre-screening YouTube video with two contrasting pieces- one polished and one in progress- representative of current level. Memorization is encouraged but not required. THE VIDEO IS DUE BEFORE YOU CAN REGISTER!
  2. Please submit your video by sending a YouTube link to BOTH donnavince98@webster.edu and psweastman@gmail.com. In your email, make sure to include the YouTube link, exact title of your repertoire, name, age, and grade in school for Fall 2021.
  3. DEADLINE: VIDEO MUST BE SUBMITTED FOR REVIEW NO LATER THAN JULY 2, 2021.
  4. After reviewing, a confirmation email will be sent with the registration link.

TUITION: $300
Due upon acceptance to the camp. Limited scholarships are available.

Camp will take place on the beautiful Webster University campus in the historic Thompson House which houses the Department of Music. Closing Recital will be in Moore Auditorium in the main administration building.

CAVEAT: In the event of Covid-19 preventing us from gathering in person, we will reassess and go virtual or cancel.

For more information, please contact Patricia Eastman or Donna Vince.