MARTIN, TN (KFVS) - The University of Tennessee at Martin will host a summer piano camp in the UT Martin Fine Arts Building, June 12-16, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Advanced-level and intermediate piano students who have completed the seventh through 12th grades are invited to attend.
Registration fee per student is $275.
Activities include piano lessons and ensemble coaching from camp director Dr. Elaine Harriss, UT Martin professor of music.
There will also be an introduction to the harpsichord and daily sight-reading instruction as well as musical theory classes and organ lessons.
Special topics will include a look at the life of Franz Joseph Haydn, a study of sonata form using composer Franz Schubert's' "Fantasie in F Minor" for piano duet and a performance by the UT Martin University Trio.
Participants will present a public program of solo and ensemble performances for their parents, family and friends on June 16 at 4 p.m.
Camp scholarships are available for a limited number of students based on application and those wishing to apply for one must contact Dr. Harriss before Thursday, June 1.
This is a commuter camp and registration does not provide on-campus housing.
Please contact Dr. Harriss as soon as possible if campus housing is needed.
Early registration is recommended because slots are filled on a first-come, first-served basis.
Registration forms and additional information are available online at this website.
Contact Dr. Harriss for assistance at 731-881-7411 or by going to this email.
Lunch will be available in the Skyhawk Dining Hall on campus.