Morning and/or Extended Day. Exceptional faculty provide 5 weeks of music, visual arts, musical theatre, Music Tech Lab, for 2nd-10th graders. Instrumental lessons, chamber and jazz ensembles, orchestras, chorus, HB Rocks! Jazz Ensemble, World Drumming, Time for Chimes.
For nearly 40 years Hoff-Barthelson Music School has provided the ideal setting for a stimulating, challenging and enjoyable summer! With its exceptional faculty, boasting some of the top performers and music educators in the country, the School is uniquely suited to offer a quality summer experience of music, art and theatre. Students at all levels of advancement receive instruction in a program individually tailored to their needs and desires. The Basic Program, from 9 – 12 am, is for second – tenth graders, divided into Elementary, Junior and Senior categories. Each child receives an instrumental lesson; takes visual art and a drama workshop; and performs in the weekly Friday concert. Juniors and Seniors participate in ensembles and may also make choices among jazz band, chamber music and, for Juniors and Seniors, music technology workshops. Extended Day offers an afternoon program with choices like Simple Symphony, Composers Corner, World Drumming, Chamber Music Workshop and Jazz Workshop. High School students ages 14 – 17 will enjoy the Comprehensive Musical Theatre Program, and may also participate in the Musical Theatre Workshop for a broader age range from 9 - 17. Both theatre programs culminate with a final performance at the program’s end.