Summer Music Program

Summer Music Program 2017

All classes are FULL. If you would like to be put on a wait list please contact us at lifelong@franklin.k12.ma.us or phone us at 508-553-4814. We will do our best to try to meet the needs of all students.


Strings, Band and Glee

 Grade Levels:            For students Entering grades 4 - 9
 Dates:  July 17 - 28 (2-week program)
 Times:  8:30 AM - 12:30 PM
 Location:  Franklin High School







NEW!  Full morning schedule - 40 hours of musical instruction!
NEW!  In addition to your main ensemble, choose 1 of 6 new exploratory classes that will meet once per day.
NEW!  A portion of every day will include Jazz Band or Symphony Orchestra (except Glee).
NEW!  The musicians will gather to close each day with a brief camp sing-along.

CLASS OFFERINGS (MAIN ENSEMBLES):

Elementary Strings - Entering Grades 4 – 5  ~ Cost: $270
For students with at least one year of playing experience. Students will continue playing while improving their musical skills.
Middle School Strings - Entering Grades 6 – 9  ~ Cost: $270
For students wanting to expand their musical abilities. They will participate in a group ensemble, add to their repertoire, and gain confidence in their skills.
Advanced Beginner Band - Entering Grade 5 -6 w/1 yr experience  ~ Cost: $270
For students with one year of playing experience. Students will continue playing while significantly improving their musical skills.
Intermediate Band - Entering Grades 6 – 9 w/2+ yrs experience  ~ Cost: $270
For students with two or more years of playing experience. They will participate in a group ensemble, add to their repertoire, and gain confidence in their skills. 
Glee - Entering Grades 4 – 7  ~ Cost: $200
This is a performance-based group that combines singing and dance movements. Pop hits from the radio will be presented. There will be many solo opportunities.

Exploratory Classes*
When the student registers they will select either drummingmusic theoryukulele, jazz improvisationpiano or garage band as an exploratory class that they will attend every day for one time block. Any special instruments or equipment needed will be provided.

Jazz Band & Symphony Orchestra*
String and Band students will participate in either Jazz Band or Symphony Orchestra every day for one time black. When the student registers they will indicate their 1st choice. Final placement decisions will be made by faculty.

Summer Concert
All students will perform in a Summer Music Concert Friday morning, July 28. Families will be invited to attend. More details will be provided at the beginning of the program.

Solutions Afternoon Adventure
If you need afternoon care for students entering 4th and 5th grade only, please call Solutions for additional information (508) 613-1771. Music students will be escorted from the Music Program at FHS to Oak Street Elementary School next door.



Summer Musical Theatre

 Grade Levels:           For students entering grades 8 - 12
 Dates:  July 17 - 28 (2-week program)
 Times:  8:30 AM - 12:30 PM
 Location:  Franklin High School
 Cost:  $180






Students will rehearse and perform a musical revue: The Colors of Broadway. We will be exploring the colors of the rainbow through song!  Time will be spent learning music, choreography, blocking and dialogue.  No chorus experience required.

 

 

 

Private Music Lessons

Click here to view the PDF on our private music lessons offering.