PERFORMANCE WEEK

JUNE 22nd – 26th, 2020

A one-week music camp for students aged 12 and up. The Camp offers 2 different programs; Music Performance which includes bass, drum, guitar, keyboard and vocal and Audio Engineering.

PERFORMANCE WEEK

JUNE 22nd – 26th, 2020

A one-week music camp for students aged 12 and up. The Camp offers 2 different programs; Music Performance which includes bass, drum, guitar, keyboard and vocal and Audio Engineering.

MUSIC PERFORMANCE

CAMP DETAILS

Instruments

  • Bass Guitar
  • Drum
  • Guitar
  • Keyboard
  • Vocal

Students will receive:

  • A professionally recorded, mixed and mastered CD with one song that they recorded and performed themselves
  • One professionally shot video of their final performance
  • A certificate of completion
  • Credit for the tuition amount paid if they enroll at Musicians Institute as a full-time student

Students will learn:

  • How to play in a band
  • How to write a song
  • How to record a song
  • How to perform on stage, including a final performance at the famous Musicians Institute Concert Hall

Students will experience:

  • After-class Jam Sessions
  • Concerts and seminars
  • Evening activities

AUDIO ENGINEERING

CAMP DETAILS

Students will receive:

  • A flash drive of a mixed song
  • A certificate of completion
  • Credit for the tuition amount paid if they enroll at Musicians Institute as a full-time student

Students will learn:

  • Pro Tools 101: Basic concepts of recording/editing on a digital audio workstation
  • Introduction to microphones, signal flow and studio-set-ups
  • Tracking, overdubs and edits of a live band: The elements of recording a song
  • Mixing: Fader balance, automation, EQ and compression
  • Prior seminars have included beat production, film making and live sound

PRICING

  • Application Fee (Non-refundable): $50
  • Deposit (Due with application, refundable): $250
  • Early Bird Registration (before 3/31/2020: -$150
  • Total Program Cost: $1,500 $1,350
  • Application Deadline: June 12th, 2020

MEET YOUR INSTRUCTORS

Adam Kagan

Adam Kagan
Audio Engineering

Edward Towner

Edward Towner
Audio Engineering

Justin Aspergis

Justin Aspergis
Bass

George Lopez

George Lopez
Bass

Fred Dinkins

Fred Dinkins
Drum

Bernie Galane

Bernie Galane
Drum

Andre Nieri

Andre Nieri
Guitar

Lenny Widegren

Lenny Widegren
Guitar

Artur Menezes

Artur Menezes
Guitar

Karen Hammack

Karen Hammack
Keyboard

Colin Reid

Colin Reid
Vocal

Kalen Chase

Kalen Chase
Vocal

FAQ

What is Musicians Institute's Summer Shot program all about?

We are a non-competitive performing summer camp for boys and girls ages 12 and over, beginners to advanced. Guitar, Bass, Drum, Keyboard and Vocal courses are offered for all levels, ages and styles including blues, jazz, rock, acoustic, classical and songwriting.

Students can also enroll in programs to build an electric guitar, learn to work the turntables, and produce their own tracks using the latest production software. Summer Shot offers three schedules: One regular week, extended day week, and a two week overnight.

Where is Musicians Institute and how do I get my children there?

MI is located in the heart of Hollywood, Los Angeles, where much of the entertainment industry lives and breathes and right off of the iconic Hollywood Boulevard. The campus is accessible through many major freeways, along with our convenient location close to public transportation via the L.A. Metro.

How many campers and staff do you have each session?

In 2019, Summer Shot counted 130 students during both programs, and we expect the number to rise in 2020. To assure that every student has thorough guidance and equal instruction time, we have staff members and instructors ready to help at any moment.

Why should we trust you – we just found you on the internet?

Musicians Institute was established as a guitar school, Guitar Institute of Technology, in 1977, and its history and legacy in music continues to be proven and respected. As years passed, GIT became Musicians Institute after adding more instrument performance programs, bringing in students with a very diverse skillset and goals.

Today, MI boasts programs in everything from music production to composition, and our alumni can be counted amongst some of the most well known, and rising stars, in the music world. Our Summer Shot program is designed to give younger students the chance to get a taste of what a future career in musi

Who looks after my child?

Musicians Institute instructors and teaching assistants will be camp counselors for the duration of the program.

Can my child call home?

Yes, your child will be able to call home all days out of the week.

Explain your price please?

Our price for Summer Shot (one week camp) includes the week of instruction for $1,500.

Early Bird Discount: Register before March 31, 2020 and take 10% off!

Will my child be the only new camper?

Absolutely not. Many of our students are going to camp and music school for the first time, so they will all have moments to interact and bond over this shared experience!

APPLICATION QUESTIONS?

Camp Leader: Jose Hernandez
Email: josehernandez@mi.edu
Phone: 800-ALL-PLAY

REQUEST MORE INFORMATION

FAMILY DISCOUNT

For families that have more than one camper we offer a 10% discount!

Founded in Hollywood in 1977, Musicians Institute offers a wide variety of music degrees and areas of concentration in the field of contemporary music.