Piano and Music Camps

Stay cool this summer with summer music at Creative Keys! Our innovative workshops and summer music camps bring music to everyone – beginners to skilled musicians, elementary school kids and teens – so bring a friend even if they don’t play the piano! Our small class sizes (6-15) mean that each student receives a lot of individual attention.

Ready to enroll? Complete this contact form, email creativekeys88@gmail.com, or call 520.603.8957. Creative Keys is located near Ina and Shannon. Private piano lessons are also available.

Music Together® Rhythm Kids® (ages 4-7)

Rhythm Kids is an exciting music, movement, and drumming class supporting the Music Together philosophy that all children can complete the pathway of early childhood music development from birth through age 8. Children will sing, dance, move, drum, and play to songs and beats from around the world while they integrate and assimilate rhythm in new ways.

Dates and tuition coming soon!

Piano Safari Kick-off Piano Camp (ages 6/7 and up)

All set up for the beginning piano camps
All set up for the beginning piano camps

Let’s go on a piano safari at this action packed piano camp for brand new beginners and first year pianists. Explore and master what you’d learn in a semester of private piano in just two weeks! Learn to improvise by yourself and with a friend, play by ear, perform simple and complex rhythms, compose your own piece, learn notes on keyboard and staff, sing solfege, play chords, and more! Parents and students will tell you this is the best way to jump start your piano lessons! Students completing the camp may enroll in the fall at Creative Keys if space allows, or will have a great foundation to begin lessons with another teacher.

2 week, 15 hour camp – dates will be announced in early April
$275 (includes books and materials)

 

Piano Dissection (all ages/levels)

This three hour workshop is for everyone!  Learn about the history and construction of the piano, explore what a piano looks like inside, discover how the pedals and strings and hammers work, help dissect a living piano, and take a piece home with you!

Dates will be announced in early April
$48 plus $10 materials fee for students not enrolled at Creative Keys

Green Bugs and Legos (ages 6-10)

This six hour workshop is for ELEMENTARY students with 1-3 years of piano experience. Reinforce your music and theory skills through fun games and activities with Legos and the world of bugs!

Dates will be announced in early April
$96 plus $10 materials fee for students not enrolled at Creative Keys

Time Travel Part 1: Meet the Masters (all ages/levels)

Meet the Masters of the BAROQUE and CLASSICAL Eras in this six hour workshop. We’ll have games, crafts, movies, and activities as we travel through time to meet the great composers. For ALL AGES and LEVELS.

Dates will be announced in early April
$96 plus $10 materials fee for students not enrolled at Creative Keys

Time Travel Part 2: Meet the Masters (all ages/levels)

Meet the Masters of the ROMANTIC and CONTEMPORARY Eras in this six hour workshop. We’ll have games, crafts, movies, and activities as we travel through time to meet the great composers. For ALL AGES and LEVELS.

Dates will be announced in early April
$96 plus $10 materials fee for students not enrolled at Creative Keys

Music Production Labs (grade 5 and up, all levels)

Students will choose and complete an independent project such as composing and designing a printed composition, filming a stop motion video with an original soundtrack, or building a lightshow to enhance a performance piece.  For students who have completed 4th grade and up – students must have the desire and ability to independently use technology and work independently.

Six hour workshop – dates will be announced in early April
$96 plus $10 materials fee for students not enrolled at Creative Keys

Monster Silent Movie created by Ella and Eli, ages 10 and 8, Summer 2016

Organ Skills (11 and older, intermediate level)

For students interested in studying the organ. Students must be playing at an intermediate level and be tall enough to reach the organ pedals. Students will attend organ practicum mini workshops (1-2 hours each for a total of six hours) and should allocate some of their private lesson time and practice time to study the organ.

Dates will be announced in early April
$96 plus $10 materials fee for students not enrolled at Creative Keys

 

Summer Policies

Fees are not refundable unless the camp or workshop is cancelled by the instructor; however, enrollment may be transferred to another camp, workshop, or private lessons if space is available. Each camp has a minimum enrollment.