School District Offering Students Summer Band, Orchestra Workshop
The Arts Education Program of Cumberland County Schools is pleased to offer summer workshops for band and orchestra students. The music workshops are open to all band and orchestra students in Grades 5th - 12th who have successfully completed one year of instruction. The workshops are designed for in-person instruction but, virtual participation may be offered, as needed.
The workshops are scheduled as follows:
Summer Band Workshop --
Date: Monday, June 14 - Thursday, June 17
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. daily
Location: Terry Sanford High School
Lunch will be provided.
Summer Orchestra Workshop --
Date: Monday, June 14 - Thursday, June 24 (excludes Friday, June 18)
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. daily
Location: John Griffin Middle School
Both summer music experiences will provide challenging opportunities for instrumental students to enhance their knowledge of music within an ability-level group experience.
The cost for either workshop is $50. Students and parents will need to arrange daily transportation. The registration deadline is May 21, 2021.
Workshop registration forms can be received from the students' band or orchestra teacher or downloaded from the Arts Education webpage on the Cumberland County Schools website at http://artsedu.ccs.k12.nc.us/ Click on the Band or Orchestra tab.
For additional information, parents are encouraged to talk with their child's band or orchestra teacher or call CCS Arts Education office at 910-678-2622.