1 Week Chamber Workshop - "Rising Stars"
July 20 - 26, 2020
“Rising Stars” - Grades 5 - 12
(MUS 085-302; 9668), Tuition $475/Fee $40 (includes daily snacks, and camp t-shirt)
Full Day Camp (M-F, 8:30am - 4:30pm)
Rising Stars is an exciting chamber music program geared towards instrumentalists (strings, winds, brass, and piano) in grades 5-12.
Through coachings, masterclasses, and group seminars with members of the award-winning Gemini Piano Trio, as well as other renowned clinicians and guest artists, students will experience the rewarding challenges and performance technique of a professional chamber musician. The daily schedule includes ample time for individual practice, group rehearsals and activities/games, coachings, and workshops. The camp culminates in an evening concert at the state-of-the-art Monteabaro Recital Hall. Possible additional outreach and professional performance opportunities will also be offered for select groups .
Early registration (May 25 or earlier), along with an audio/video sample of the student’s playing is recommended as it allows the coaches to assign and distribute music earlier. Through teamwork and individual preparation, Rising Stars participants will be sure to inspire each other and enjoy the rewards of making beautiful music together! Interested applicants should contact Gemini Piano Trio as soon as possible at .
Please note that Before Care, After Care, & Lunch Supervision are also available for additional fees. Please inform us that you would like to use this services.
Registration information and important dates
June 1, 2020 – Deadline for Registration Form & Required Electronic Documents
June 9, 2020 – Tuition Payment Deadline (if payment is not received in full by this date, participants will not be permitted to participate in the program)
Please submit all required documents listed below by June 1, 2020.
1) GPT Chamber Music Workshop 1 week "Rising Stars"/TMI SEP Registration Form.
2) HCC/TMI SEP Consent Form
Save all required documents listed below into a SINGLE Zip folder clearly labeled with your name and UPLOAD this folder by clicking this link : Registration Documents Dropbox
3) Please submit a 5-10 minute video of two contrasting pieces best demonstrating your ability and level.
You may submit via email or through a YouTube link, a digital audio or video recording file uploaded with your registration material.
4) Your biography in WORD or Text
Your bio should be no more than 300 words and should include information about your music education and performing experience. Please also include a biography of your chamber group, if any.
5) Your publicity headshot in formal or concert attire
Photo quality should be at least 300 dpi.
Please note: your biography and pictures will only be used for publicity purposes associated with TMI and GPT Workshop program such as concert programs, concert videos, posters, fliers, brochures, and on TMI and Gemini Piano Trio websites (including Facebook and YouTube). If you have any concerns about the TMI/GPT publicity policy, please feel free to contact us.
6) A repertoire list, which includes major solo or chamber pieces you have performed or worked on for the past two years.
For GPTCW/TMI billing, publicity, or administrative inquiries, please contact
Mr. James Bailey at JBailey@howardcc.edu or call (443) 518-4297