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Summer Group Music & Rock Band Camps 2024


Intro to Music Camp (6-10yrs)

An action-packed and inspiring camp for Beginners! Students are introduced to a new instrument each day and work towards playing a song together by the end of the week. No music experience required. Our friendly and fun approach to music encourages kids to have fun exploring new instruments like piano, guitar, bass guitar, drums, violin, ukelele, recorder and singing. Students are also introduced to ear training exercises to help understand what they are hearing when they listen to music. Styles of music included: Classical; Rock; Blues; and Family Sing-Along Songs.

  • July 22nd – 25th : 1-4pm, Monday – Thursday
  • Cost: $240 per camp
  • **Especially fun when combined with Beginner Rock Band Camp in the mornings. Enroll in both Camps on the same weeks & Save $25!**


Beginner Rock Band Camp (6-10yrs)

Make music & friends when you rock out with us this summer! Previous music experience is not required to join this camp. This fun week for students just starting out in music allows them to experience playing with others in a group environment. Instruments include piano, guitar, bass guitar & drums. Students will create a name for their band and learn skills such as song forms & chords; dynamics (loud/soft); rhythm styles & tempos. All while working towards a LIVE performance on Friday! Students must have their own instrument to play at camp & practice with at home.

  • July 22nd - 26th : 9am-12:30pm Monday – Thursday; Performance on Friday
  • Cost: $275 per camp
  • **A great compliment or our Intro to Music Camp in the afternoons.  Enroll in both Camps on the same weeks & Save $25!**



Rock Band Performance Camp (8-16yrs)

Rock Band Camp is great for students looking to play in a band & make new friends this summer! Under the guidance of professional musicians, students play in a band with kids of a similar age and skills level, while preparing for a LIVE concert on Friday! Students must have some playing experience on their instrument. Instruments in each band include Guitar, Bass Guitar, Drums, Keyboards & Vocals. Everyone has fun creating a name & logo for their band and choosing which songs to perform at the concert on Friday. They will also learn arranging skills & rehearsal techniques; and explore “stage presence & performance”.

  • June 17th – 21st : 9am-12:30pm, Monday – Thursday; Performance on Friday
  • July 15th – 19th : 9am-12:30pm, Monday – Thursday; Performance on Friday
  • Cost: $275 per camp
  • **Combine this camp with Rock Band Songwriting & Recording Camp in the afternoon for the complete music experience. Enroll in both camps on the same week & save $25!**


Rock Band Songwriting & Recording Camp (8-16yrs)

A great experience for musicians who want to learn & develop songwriting & recording skills! Students will write lyrics & melodies and learn popular song forms. They’ll learn to play recognizable chord progressions, while collaborating with other musicians in the camp. They’ll record their songs using programs like Garage Band & Audacity!

  • June 17th – 20th : 1-4pm, Monday – Thursday
  • July 15th – 18th : 1-4pm, Monday – Thursday
  • Cost: $240 per camp
  • **Combine this camp with Rock Band Camp in the morning for the complete music experience. Enroll in both camps on the same week & save $25!**




Who we are

Anchorage Music & Dance Center is celebrating 25 years of private & group music instruction and 10 years of dance!

Convenient

We are a unique school offering quality private & group music and dance classes at one convenient location. Multiple students from the same family can take private or group music lessons and dance classes on the same day. That means parents only have to drive to one location for everyone's lessons & classes. What a time saver for the entire family!

Homeschoolers

We work with most all homeschool & charter schools in the State of Alaska. We are a direct bill vendor which means we invoice the school, so there is no "out-of-pocket" expense for the family!

Our network of schools include: Family Partnership; Frontier Charter School; PAIDEIA; IDEA; Mat-Su Central; Twindly Bridge; Denali Peak, PACE, CyberLynx & Raven.

Don't see your school here? Contact us and we'll see if we can work with them too!