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2018Camp Dates & Locations

Looking for camp info - Schedules, Fees, Faculty, & More? Scroll down to see all the camp dates & locations. See red print for estimated opening times of camp websites and registration, which, when open, will list schedules, fees, faculty, & more. In the meantime, the links to last year's websites can help give you a general idea about the events.

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CampListing (Listed in chronological order below. Scroll down.)

Suncoast Scor! Camp, February 22-24, 2018. Dunedin FL. (Click on camp name for info.) Save $30 with Discount Prices for a limited time. Adjacent to Clearwater in the Pinellas County / Tampa Bay area. Participants said they had a fabulous time and learned so much. Just blocks from the Gulf and minutes from world-class beaches. Enjoy excellent student-teacher ratio at this camp for maximum personalized attention for your learning! Enjoy some sunshine and browse the village outdoor market on Fri. & Sat. just outside the doors of our facility, with unique food vendors, crafts, and more. Benefit from lots of musical improvement in a short time! Refresh your playing & be inspired!

Carolina Scor! Camp, March 8-10, 2018. Raleigh NC. SOLD OUT! We've never sold out this early before! Please email us (top of page) to get on our waiting list - there are often cancellations, & we'd like to know of your interest so we can increase our capacity in the future! This camp has now SOLD OUT for four years in a row - make sure to join our email list so you can get info early next year! A great bunch of people having a great musical experience! Held between Raleigh and Durham NC area at a convenient all-inclusive camp facility and hotel, with easy access from the airport or major expressways. Work with Cello Faculty Dr. Meaghan Skogen (professor at Elon University) & Scor! Founders Beth & Kyle Bultman. Enjoy informal evening chamber music jam sessions (there's some eager campers planning on this!), in addition to coached chamber music, ensembles, & more during the day. See you there!

Atlanta Scor! Camp, March 21, 22-24, 2018. Norcross GA. (Click on camp name for info.) Save $30 with Discount prices for a limited time. Already 90% full - don't delay! Celebrating our 10th season in Atlanta! Last year we had a great time with newcomers and plenty of repeat Scor! campers. Convenient evening jamming opportunities, diverse expert faculty, easy-access lodging, & more make this a great Scor! in the south! In addition to 3-Day Scor!, this location includes an optional "Fiesta!" day on Wednesday--a day to play, play, play with music reading, ensemble playing, & more! Work with experienced instructors to invigorate your playing. Convenient hotel right across the street, plus restaurants just a short walk away. Play music with new-found friends at the original Scor! camp in the South.

Lone Star Scor! Camp, April 5-7, 2018. Round Rock TX (Austin area). (Click on camp name for info.) Save $60 with Early-Bird prices only through Dec 19. Loved making music & friends with a great crowd last year. Held at a convenient all-in-one hotel just north of Austin. Camp events, breakfasts & lunches, and lodging are all on-site. Restaurants are right outside the door. Accessible by car from Texas, Oklahoma, Louisiana! If you fly in to Austin, you can get by without a car. Work with wonderful cello faculty Elizabeth Morrow, plus upper strings/ensemble faculty Beth & Kyle Bultman.

SoCal Scor! Camp, April 19-21, 2018. Escondido CA. (Click on camp name for info.) Save $60 with Early-Bird prices only til Jan 2! Lovely bunch of people and terrific event last year. Easily accessible from San Diego, LA, San Bernadino, and more. Scor! founders Kyle & Beth Bultman (Violin/Viola) and Cellist Mary Alice Hendricks bring their extensive experience in instruction of adult string players. SoCal Scor! features multiple tracks to fiit your playing level. Join us for an exciting and fulfilling 3 days of music making including chamber music, string orchestra, technique sessions, and more!!

NorCal Scor! Camp, May 3-5, 2018. Sacramento/Folsom area CA.Website & registration opens by early January. This camp doubled in size, and came close to selling out in only its second year! See last year's website HERE. This is the Scor! for the Bay area, Napa Valey, Lake Tahoe, Sacramento, and many other northern California locations. Last year's participants came from Lake Tahoe, Washington, Oregon, Sacramento, Bay area, & more. Folsom & Sacramento are centrally located only 1.5 - 2 hours from the Bay area, Napa Valley, and Lake Tahoe. (Many people have been asking for a west coast Scor! for years. Now we're offering 2 locations in California!) Scor! founders and faculty members Kyle & Beth Bultman bring their extensive experience in instruction of adult string players all the way from New York (on a road trip!), and Sacramento musician Alison Sharkey joins as our cello/bass faculty. Scor! features multiple tracks to fiit your playing level on violin, viola, cello, & bass. Join us for an exciting and fulfilling 3 days of music making including chamber music, string orchestra, technique sessions, and more!!

Rocky Mountain Scor! Camp, May 17-19, 2018. Denver/Colorado Springs area CO. Website & registration opens by mid-January. Enjoy music, learning, & fun in this new location near the Colorado Rockies. Scor! founders Kyle & Beth Bultman bring their extensive expertise on a road trip to Colorado! Violin, Viola, Cello & Bass welcome. Play chamber music, learn technique, listen to inspiring music from your faculty, enjoy string orchestra, and more! See you there!

Smoky Mountains Scor! Camp, May 31-June 2, 2018. Knoxville TN. (Click on camp name for info.) REGISTRATION OPEN! Save $60 with Early-Bird prices for a limited time. This camp has SOLD OUT for the last few years and has been great fun! Near the heart of the Smoky Mountains, this is Scor!'s 9th season in the Knoxville area. Held at the beautiful & relaxing Maryville College campus. One participant says: "I want you to know how much I enjoyed this camp.  The knowledge and ability you (Kyle) and Beth have is impressive.  You two do a great job at making everyone feel comfortable.  I'm looking forward to next year." Also enjoy working with experienced returning Scor! cello faculty Matt Wilkinson. 

Heartland Scor! Camp, June 14-16, 2018. Moline IL/ Davenport IA (Click on camp name for info.) Website available & registration NOW OPEN! Save $60 with Early-Bird prices, and save an extra $10 if you're one of the first 5 registrants by Wednesday, December 20. This camp SOLD OUT last year. Join us in the quaint Mississippi river town of Le Claire IA. Convenient to expressway I-80, yet a fun 'step back in time' to a bustling & historic waterfront replete with great dining, fun shopping, and of course an elegant riverboat. Kick off summer with inspiring music-making, learning, and new friends. Featuring lots of ensemble playing & learning, great faculty, & more! One camper says: "The mixture of fun playing with a group and practical tips for improving your technique is just the BEST."

Great Lakes Scor! Camp, June 21-23 2018. Lansing, MI. Website & registration opens by late December. Last year's group played some great music and had a great time! See last year's website HERE. This camp features a convenient all-in-one hotel venue, very friendly people, and lots of great music making & learning. Work with four friendly, enthusiastic, & experienced faculty, including cellist David Peshlakai & Scor! founders Beth & Kyle Bultman. While you're here, check out Michigan's capital district, or stroll the gardens at Michigan State University, located on the picturesque banks of the Grand River. Join us for our 9th year in Michigan--the state where Scor! co-founder Kyle Bultman grew up & came to love string playing!

Rochester Scor! Camp, July 11-14, 2018, Rochester, NY. Website & registration opens by late January. Great camp last year! See last year's website HERE. Celebrating our 17th Season! The Rochester Scor! Camp is a special experience packed with diverse ensembles, sessions, chamber music, and opportunities for growth. 4-day camp packed with string playing & learning. Multiple distinct tracks to accommodate your playing level. Numerous qualified & enthusiastic teachers. Rochester Scor! features a 4th day so you can play even more! Wind down at a comfortable Holiday Inn Express with pool, fitness room, exercise trail around a pond, and nice rooms with a discounted rate. Don't miss this exciting camp.

Thanks to Camp Sponsor The String House for their generous support of the Rochester Scor! Camp. Don't miss the opportunity to attend their FREE shop tour & reception if you attend Rochester Scor!.Details

Chesapeake Scor! Camp, July 26-28, 2018. Bel Air, MD (outside Baltimore & 1.5 hours from DC). Website & registration opens by late January/early February. We had a great time last year! See last year's website HERE. Now in our 9th year in Maryland. This is one of our most popular and largest camps. It's got chamber music, new sessions, string orchestra, a faculty recital, & much more. Work closely with great faculty - the ever-popular cello pedagoge Cassia Harvey & Scor! founders Kyle & Beth Bultman. Refresh your playing, share music with new found friends, and be inspired at thisl East Coast Scor! Camp.

New England Scor! Camp, August 8-10, 2018. Kingston, RI.Website & registration opens by early-mid February. What a great group of friendly people we had last year! See last year's website HERE. Held at the scenic URI (Univ. of Rhode Island) campus in Kingston, RI. This great location is just minutes from beaches, and only a few hours drive or train ride from Boston, NYC, and more. Experience some of the famous South County coastal area. Work with outstanding faculty members Ann Danis, Carly Fleming, and Scor! Founders Kyle & Beth Bultman. Featuring chamber music, string orchestra, and 3 distinct tracks designed for your level. This is our only 'non-weekend' camp, running Wed.-Fri. to keep your lodging costs down, but at a great time of year for enjoying the area. Refresh your playing, share music with newfound friends, and be inspired at the exciting & popular New England Scor! Camp.

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