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July 13, 2015 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm$200
Hosted by guitarist, singer, and composer, Lucas Brown, the camp will lead students through the ins and outs of the creative process, covering a wide variety of music including Progressive Indie Rock; Pop; Folk-Americana, Garage and more! Students will explore song structure, melody, inspiration, prosody, rhyme, and rhythm. The week long workshop will include opportunities for writing, song feedback, visits and performances by professional songwriters, and a recording session.
Lucas Brown started at the MRC as a member circa 2005 and has now a degree in Music & Music Business from NYU, a foot in the local music scene as leader of the rock band, Breakers, and experience in various facets of the music industry.
For rising 9th through 12th graders
Camp Duration: 1 week
Limit (10) participants
9am – noon
Camp Cost: $200
Scholarships available: Yes
To register for and reserve a place in the SONGWRITING CAMP, camp participants MUST fill out the MRC Summer Camp Application Form 2015 as well as pay for their camp ticket.
If paying by check, please make check payable to: The Music Resource Center
You may e-mail, mail or drop off your application form and payment to:
The Music Resource Center, 105 Ridge Street, Charlottesville, VA 22902
To apply for a camp scholarship, please call or e-mail:
You do not have to be a Music Resource Center member to participate in the intensive summer camps. Camp participants will be eligible for a 20% discount on an MRC membership.
Please note — the MRC intensive summer camps listed above are not in place of our regular summer workshops, but in addition to them.