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ASPEN MUSIC FESTIVAL AND SCHOOL INTRODUCES KIDS’ SUMMER CHORAL CAMPBack To Press Releases

June 2nd 14


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Laura Smith, 970-205-5070, lsmith@aspenmusic.org
Janice Szabo, 970-205-5071, jszabo@aspenmusic.org

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
June 2, 2014

ASPEN, Colo.— The Aspen Music Festival is pleased to introduce a fun new camp for young Roaring Fork Valley singers, fourth through eighth grade. The Maroon Bel Canto Children's Chorus Camp, run by professional music teachers, gives kids an opportunity to learn about vocal singing technique in a choir setting, participate in fun acting and singing activities, perform as part of a solo master class, attend rehearsals, meet Festival guest artists, conductors, and students, as well as enjoy daily outdoor activities.

The Camp takes place July 28 through August 1, from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., at Aspen’s Christ Episcopal Church, 536 West North Street. The cost is $100 for the week and each participant will also receive a Music Festival pass. The registration deadline is July 1. For more information or to register: visit www.aspenmusicfestival.com under "About" or contact Benjamin de Kock at 970-205-5055 or bdekock@aspenmusic.org.

About the Aspen Music Festival and School
The Aspen Music Festival and School is the United States’ premier classical music festival, presenting more than 300 musical events during its eight-week summer season in Aspen. The institution draws top classical musicians from around the world, including 630 students, 130 faculty, and 60 guest artists, to this Colorado mountain retreat for an unparalleled combination of performances and music education. Many events are free and seating on the David Karetsky Music Lawn and in the Music Garden is always free. The 2014 season runs June 26 to August 17.
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Robert Spano, Music Director

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