Boston Music Project _ creative summers

Improvisation & Composition

Students will unleash their creative self expression through the creation of original music. Classes will focus on techniques and history of improvisation and composition, as well as practical application of skills. They will work with peers to create a final original group composition. 

Program Highlights

  • Cultivate confidence with improvising in different styles

  • Learn elements and techniques of  traditional and digital music composition

  • Classes divided by age and experience level for a tailored experience

  • Program includes one, 30-minute lesson per week to work with faculty on material in preparation for final project

Sample Session Schedule:

  • 8:30 - 8:40am: Welcome & Warm-Up

  • 8:40-9:10am: Instruction Block 

  • 9:10 - 9:25am: Break 

  • 9:25 - 9:55am: Sectional Break Out Rooms

  • 9:55 - 10:00am: Full-Group Wrap-Up

Financial assistance is available.
Email
programs@bostonmusicproject.org for more information.

Tuition and Schedule

  • Session I: July 6 - 16 (9 classes)*

    • Morning Session I: 8:30-10:00am, OR

    • Afternoon Session I: 1:00 - 2:30pm

    • Includes two (2) 30-min lessons (1 per week)

    • Includes summer instrument rental

  • Session II: July 19-30 (10 classes)

    • Morning Session II: 8:30-10:00am, OR

    • Afternoon Session II: 1:00 - 2:30pm

    • Includes two (2) 30-min lessons (1 per week)

    • Includes summer instrument rental
       

  • Tuition

    • Session 1: $260 (9 days)

    • Session 2 $280 (10 days)

    • $20 one-time registration fee

    • Tuition includes two (2) private lessons per session AND summer instrumental rental + insurance

  • *No Class on Monday, July 5 due to Independence Day Observed
     

Register by Friday, June 4, 2021.

Past Student Projects

Additional Summer Programs