Eastman New Horizons Orchestra Camp

Dates: June 16-19, 2020 / Tuesday – Friday / Location: Roberts Wesleyan College, Rochester, NY   
Program cancelled                           

Lisa Caravan, music director
Rachel Waddell, Herb Smith, Kenneth Grant, Kyle Peters – conductors

Spend four days making music and enjoying leisure time with new and old New Horizons friends at Roberts Wesleyan College in Rochester, NY. This orchestra camp is designed for adult string, woodwind brass, and percussion players performing at an intermediate skill level or higher. Rehearsal sessions will consist of full orchestra, sectionals, and small group classes (jazz improvisation, music history, conducting, as well as small ensembles).  An informal “concert” will conclude the camp on Friday.

The camp begins with registration early Tuesday afternoon and finishes with lunch on Friday.  The first meal is dinner on Tuesday.

Enrollment is for all strings (violin, viola, cello, and bass), woodwinds (flute, oboe, English horn, bassoon, Bb clarinet, bass clarinet), orchestral brass (Bb trumpet, F horn, trombone, tuba) and percussion.

Scholarships: If the rates listed below present a financial challenge, please contact Susie Truesdell at struesdell01@gmail.com or 585-857-0243 BEFORE you complete this registration form.

Deadline to Register: April 15, 2020


Fees, Housing, and Meals:

Commuter Fee (instruction and meals; no housing) – $320 (this includes instruction and meals, but not housing for those who plan to commute to campus)

Boarder Fee (instruction, meals, housing) – Participants staying on campus should choose one of the following options.  All rooms include a private bath.

  • one musician in a room – $440 per person
  • two musicians in a room – $405 per person
  • one musician and spouse/friend $585 for the two people

Registration for the camp is open now. Interested participants can register at the link below. No printing is required and billing will be done separately. Participants will get an email confirmation when they have properly submitted their registration form. Registration will close when capacity has been reached or no later than April 15, 2020

Cancellation Policy: Refunds for cancellations on or before April 15, 2020 will be honored less a service charge of $50.00 per person. There will be no refund on cancellations after April 15, 2020. To be sure that your cancellation request is received, send an email to community@esm.rochester.edu.

Concert: Friday, June 19 at 10:30 am.

Click HERE to register