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2018Camp Dates & Locations will be available this fall
As soon as we know, we'll let you know by email! If you haven't already, sign up for Scor! news to receive the latest event date & location information. We will send all updates by e-news & also post some updates on our Facebook Group.

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2017Camps-Celebrating Success!
We are celebrating the close of a successful 2017 season of camps!

Looking for camp info - Schedules, Fees, Faculty, & Info for 2017 camps? Just click on the links below. Scroll down to see all the camps. This can help give you a general idea about the events. Our 2018 dates & locations (Feb-Aug) should be ready by about mid-October.

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

Suncoast Scor! Camp, February 23-25, 2017. Dunedin FL. A fun, musical time. Thanks for coming! 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 9-11, 2017. Raleigh NC. We enjoyed seeing everyone. See you next year! SOLD OUT in 2017. This camp has now SOLD OUT for three years in a row - make sure to join our email list so you can register for 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 22-25, 2017. Norcross GA. We had a great time with an enthusiastic crowd! Already looking forward to next year! Celebrating our 9th season in Atlanta! Last year we had a great time with newcomers and plenty of repeat Scor! campers. Convenient evening jamming opportunities, numerous 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 a number of 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 6-8, 2017. Round Rock TX (Austin area). Fun to meet so many new friends! See you next year! 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 20-22, 2017. Escondido CA. This was such a lovely bunch of people and terrific event. Thank you, everyone! Can't wait til next year! Great enthusiastic group last year! Easily accessible from San Diego, LA, San Bernadino, and more. Scor! founders Kyle & Beth Bultman (Violin/Viola) and Cellist Gordon Grubbs 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 4-6, 2017. Folsom CA (Sacramento area). Wow - 2017 camp filled right up in just the 2nd year in NorCal - more than double the size of our first year here! We're already looking foward to next season! Located in Folsom, near Folsom Lake. 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 state, Sacramento, Bay area, & more. Folsom is right next door to Sacramento, and 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!). 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!!

Smoky Mountains Scor! Camp, June 1-3, 2017. Knoxville TN. We had a blast at this SOLD OUT camp. See you next year! This camp sold out last year and was great fun! Near the heart of the Smoky Mountains, this is Scor!'s 8th 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 15-17, 2017, Moline IL/ Davenport, IA We had a great time at this SOLD OUT camp. See you next 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 22-24, 2017. Lansing, MI. This group played some great music and had a great time. Thanks for coming! Great to see old and new friends alike last year! 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, violinist Sunny Cirlin, & 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 8th year in Michigan--the state where Scor! co-founder Kyle Bultman grew up & came to love string playing!

Rochester Scor! Camp The Original Scor!. July 11-15, 2017, Rochester, NY. Fabulous camp, fabulous people! Looking forward to next year! Celebrating our 16th Season! The Rochester Scor! Camp is a special experience packed with diverse ensembles, sessions, chamber music, and opportunities for growth. Options for up to 5 days of string playing & learning. Multiple distinct tracks to accommodate your playing level. Numerous qualified & enthusiastic teachers. New this year - more chamber music, a new schedule with more breathing room (or jamming room), new session topics, and 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 flagship 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 27-29, 2017. Bel Air, MD (outside Baltimore & 1.5 hours from DC). Thanks for coming, and see you next year! We had a great time last year at this SOLD OUT camp! Now in our 8th 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 well-loved and popular Dr. Robert Gardner, & Scor! founders Kyle & Beth Bultman. Refresh your playing, share music with new found friends, and be inspired at the original East Coast Scor! Camp.

New England Scor! Camp, August 9-11, 2017. Kingston, RI.Thanks, everyone, for a terrific camp! See you next year! What a great group of friendly people we had last year!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.

Are there any more Camps in 2017?
We are celebrating the close of a successful 2017 season of camps, and our last camp ended in mid-August of 2017.

Camps will begin again in Feb-Aug of 2018. As soon as we know our 2018 dates & locations, we'll let you know by email! If you haven't already, sign up for Scor! news to receive the latest event date & location information.

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