Resident Piano Camp
The 2014 Gilmore Resident Piano Camp will be held July 6 – 11 at Sherman Lake YMCA Camp! Registration is officially open – please use the information below to reserve your place now.
Early registration with Sherman Lake means savings for you. Register NOW through March 31st for best prices:
$620 through March 31
$640 through May 15
$660 after May 15
All registration is now handled directly through Sherman Lake YMCA.
1) Register online for Gilmore Piano Camp, or complete a Camp registration form and mail it to Sherman Lake YMCA Camp now. Sherman Lake Registration.
Resident Piano Camp Code (be sure to select 2014): 1RCGilmore01
2) Complete the Gilmore Piano Camp Supplemental Question form.
This form includes information about the music you will play, confirmation of your t-shirt order, photo release, and more.
3) Call The Gilmore at 269.342.1166, x3125 to schedule a placement audition with Director of Education Adam Schumaker. See dates below.
Gilmore Piano Camp Scholarships
Camp scholarships from The Gilmore are available for up to 50% of the camp registration fee. Camp Scholarship Form. Completed forms with letters of reference must be returned to the Gilmore by April 30, 2014 at 5PM to be considered.
Placement auditions are required for scholarships and camp. Call Leslie or Adam at 269.342.1166 to schedule your placement audition today. Times are available between 4 – 6 PM on the following dates:
Monday, March 24
Wednesday, March 26
Friday, March 28
Monday, May 19
Wednesday, May 21
Friday, May 23
This overnight camp is available to piano students ages 8 – 17 who have studied the piano for three or more years. Campers will be grouped by ages and abilities. Taught by professional musicians, features of the week-long, overnight camp include:
- Cabins equipped with keyboards or pianos
- Plentiful nature and outdoor activities (like swimming!)
- Keyboard lab to enhance learning music fundamentals, composition and appreciation
- Drama, art and more
- Great food
- Solo and ensemble piano instruction by professional musicians, performances by cool artists, camp faculty, fellow campers…and YOU!
Students will have opportunity to play for the Camp Director prior to Piano Camp to ensure correct placement.
View photos of our 2013 Camp on our Flickr page!