Students at EMC Strings Camp will learn solo repertoire for their instrument, as well as rehearse and perform in various chamber ensembles over the course of the week. String campers will enjoy:
The placement auditions for Strings Camp will be held on the first day of EMC. Placement auditions are informal and last only about five minutes. Please prepare:
Please bring a metronome if you have one. Bring any technique, repertoire, or music you would like to work on this summer. Bring a sweater or jacket since the temperature tends to fluctuate in different rooms and performance venues. It is also a good idea to keep pencils and spare strings in your case. Don't forget your rosin!
If you have any questions, please contact the string chamber camp coordinator, Dr. Anna Cromwell.
Dr. Anna Cromwell has taught violin and viola at Eastern Illinois University since 2008. Dr. Cromwell is a dedicated teacher, performer, and chamber musician. She has been on faculty at Western Kentucky University, Minnesota State University, Bravo! Summer String and Keyboard Institute, and Tennessee Valley Music Festival.