Summer Music Camps

Save the date and start planning now to join the School of Music this summer!
Please register for your chosen camp using the online forms below.


Include the emergency contact form along with your check, payable to SUNY Schenectady, with "Music Summer Camp" in the memo line.
Checks and emergency contact form can be sent to
SUNY Schenectady County Community College
School of Music
78 Washington Ave.
Schenectady, NY 12305

Audio Recording Institute

2019 dates coming soon!
9 a.m.-3 p.m.

  • Individual computer instruction on Pro Tools
  • Working in live recording sessions using state-of-the-art technology
  • Participation in mixing and mastering processes
  • For students grade 9 and above
  • Faculty: SUNY Schenectady faculty members, Sten Isachsen and Jason Brown, both noted recording producers and engineers and Pro Tools certified instructors

Limited to 15 students. 

Summer Chamber Ensemble Camp

July 22-26, 2019
9 a.m.-4:30 p.m.

  • Chamber ensembles including String Quartets, Brass Quintet, Trumpet Ensemble, Trombone Quartet, Woodwind Quartet, Piano Quintet, Piano for 4 hands, Percussion Ensemble, and Classical Guitar Ensemble
  • Musicianship classes in practice techniques, audition preparation, performance anxiety and more
  • Coaching, lessons and masterclasses
  • Faculty and student performances
  • Grades 8-12, NYSSMA levels 4+

Five high school aged trumpet players in casual summer clothes, standing behind music stands, playing their instruments.     Four high school aged clarinet players in casual summer clothes, sitting at their music stands playing their instruments. A faculty member stands off to the side holding a sheet of music and a conductors baton.