Experience Bluegrass Day Camp for Kids

When:
June 20, 2016 @ 9:00 am – 11:30 am
2016-06-20T09:00:00-05:00
2016-06-20T11:30:00-05:00
Where:
Owensboro Symphony Orchestra
211 E 2nd St
Owensboro, KY 42303
USA
Cost:
$75 by June 6, $80 after
Contact:
Randy Lanham
270.314.0008
Experience Bluegrass Day Camp for Kids @ Owensboro Symphony Orchestra | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

Experience Bluegrass Day Camp For Kids

ROMP WEEK: June 20-24, 2016

Music day camp for children ages 8 to 12. They will learn all about local legend, Bill Monroe, and how he started Bluegrass music as they tour the International Bluegrass Music Museum and see the different instruments played live. They will take what they learn and turn it into a song to record. Each child will get their very own copy of the song on CD. Students will also learn chords on the Mandolin (instrument provided) to play and sing Blue Moon of Kentucky. They will also learn an old time square dance and create some musical art. Friday there will be a performance with all the students for family and friends. They will show off all their new skills!

Limited to 25 kids ages 8 to 12 – Deadline to sign up June 17th – Performance for family & friends, Friday, June 26th at 11 am

What your child will learn to do:
– Songwriting and Recording 
– Play the mandolin (instrument provided if needed)
– Simple Square Dance

– History of Bluegrass 
– Performance on Friday
– Guided tour of the Museum

– History and Demonstration of bluegrass instruments 
– Create Musical Art