Featured News | April 16, 2014
From Young Musicians in Evanston:
MAT Camp registration is open! There are lots of new classes this year, and new staff members on board. This year touts an all-star teaching staff including university professors and professional performers.
Interested in Folk music? New folk classes include Tour of Scotland, Hammered Dulcimer, Ukulele, African Music & Dance taught by West African Oumar Sanneh, Celtic Harp, Hand Drumming, Music Theory for Celtic Musicians, and Intro to Scottish Gaelic.
New classes for band students include a new ensemble for students and staff- Wind Symphony, that will perform at the Grand Gala Concert on the last night of the program. Some other new classes at MAT Camp include Songwriting, Music Industry Basics, and more taught by Nashville artist Andy Hackbarth.
Other new classes include A Cappella, Comedy Improv, Devised Theatre, Ballroom Dance, Candy Making, and Storytelling Through Documentary Film. Add about 100 more classes and there you have MAT Camp! Some classes fill up fast, so we recommend that you register on April 7th to get into all your 1st choice classes.