Music Camps at the SPCM

The Saint Paul Conservatory of Music offers three summer camps. The Children’s Music Workshop is open to children who have completed Kindergarten up to 6th grade. Maestros of the Future is open to ages 13 to 17. In Harmony with Autism is open to children ages 8 to 12.

2018 dates and registration to come.


Children's Music Workshop

Grades: completed K up to 6th grade
Tuition: $575 ($550 for Conservatory students)
8 days in July,  9am–4pm

The Children’s Music Workshop, a music day camp for aspiring young musicians, offers a setting in which children can explore their musical knowledge and ability through classes, creative play, and presentations by renowned professionals. The Workshop will culminate in performances on the last two days of camp.


Maestros of the Future

AGES: 13 to 17
Tuition: $250
4 days in August, 9am–4pm

Maestros of the Future is a music and leadership workshop that encourages students to enhance their communication, problem-solving and team work skills through the study of chamber music.  Open to ages 13-17, students will participate in small and large group ensembles, coached by faculty and guest artists. Other activities during the workshop have included individual practice time, theater games, field trips to Minnesota Public Radio, as well as concerts given by local artists.  The workshop concludes with a student showcase concert and reception.


In Harmony with Autism

AGES: 8 to 12
Tuition: $300 ($275 for AuSM members)
4 days in August, 10am–12pm

In Harmony with Autism is a workshop presented in partnership with the Autism Society of Minnesota. Participants will learn about music through song and games and work with music experts, trying a variety of percussion instruments. Workshop is directed by Kathy Lee, a performing musician, elementary music teacher, and director of the St. Paul Children’s Chorus at the SPCM.