Middle school students who have a love of music are invited to attend Fort Bend ISD’s 2012 Band and Orchestra Camps. The camps will operate July 9-19, from 7:30 am to 12:00 pm, Monday through Thursday at Sartartia Middle School, 8125 Homeward Way, Sugar Land.
The instrumental music camps will offer students the opportunity to perform in large ensembles and in small sectional rehearsals of like instruments, under the direction of music teachers. Students will also receive instruction in sight-reading, basic theory and rhythm study. The camps will conclude with a public concert, which will be held Thursday, July 19 at 7:00 pm.
Enrollment is open to students who have completed grades 6, 7, or 8 or who have completed at least one year of musical training on their instrument. Camp fees are $85 for Fort Bend ISD students and $100 for out-of-district students.
Registration forms are available online at www.fortbendisd.com/departments/academics/fine-arts/. Registration will be taken by mail only. If you have questions regarding the camps, please contact the Fort Bend ISD Fine Arts Department at 281-634-1124.