Explore music from a different culture and be inspired by new sounds, new instruments and new music! In this camp students will learn to play the Gayageum, a traditional Korean zither-like string instrument, with 12 strings. In addition to learning essential techniques to play the instrument, students will also be introduced to the music of Korea and to the cultural, historical, and philosophical background of Korean traditional music. Gayageums are provided in class.
MacPhail summer camps allow you to collaborate with other students of a similar age and skill level in a fun and focused environment. Camps are available for a variety of playing levels from absolute beginner to advanced for ages 3 – adults. MacPhail summer camps inspire and motivate students to explore a new instrument or enhance their playing or singing skills while studying the music that they love. Camps are available in a variety of genres from classical and rock to jazz to hip hop.