McDaniel Orchestra Camp 2014

Announcing the Tenth Annual Summer Orchestra Camp Including Piano Studies at McDaniel College July 13 - 19, 2014
Open to students ages 12-20; seating in the orchestras is determined by playing experience.

Chamber Music and Collaborative Piano Studies July 20 - 26, 2014 
Open to students ages 12-20;  acceptance based on audition and recommendation of private teacher.

For further details, please call (301) 922-0398 or download a camp brochure and application below.

2014 camp brochure + application (.pdf)

Medical forms + information (.pdf)

Click here for seating requirements

Lynn Fleming, Camp Director
Julien Benichou, Director Orchestra Studies
Mary Poling, Orchestra Conductor
Dr. David Kreider, Director of Piano Studies
Daphne Benichou, Camp Administrator

Example of Daily Schedule (from 2013)

8:15   Breakfast
9:00   Orchestra Rehearsal (or piano studies)
11:00   Composition/singing
12:00   Lunch
1:00   World music/Music History
2:00   Sectionals/Practice
3:30   Practice/Sectionals
5: 00   Orchestra (piano studies)
6:00   Dinner
7:00   Chamber Music
8:00   Evening Program
9:30   Students to dormitory or home

Housing Arrangements
Students live in campus dormitories and eat meals in the Decker Center Dining Hall..

Area students may live at home and commute to the campus. Lunch and dinner are available at a reduced cost. Students are supervised by a staff of counselors at all times.