Upcoming Music Camps

Enjoy the best camp experience and create music with your friends

During the Summer, Rokstra offers Rock and Roll music camps perfect for intermediate and advanced string players who play violin, viola, and cello .

Come to music camp

Rokstra String Music Camp offers an amazing selection of experiences for intermediate and advanced players.

Our Music Camps focus on :

Improvisation

Let your creativity run wild.

Composition and Arrangement

Create and share your music.

Extended String Techniques

Learn to master your instrument in ways you have never experienced.

Use of electric instruments

Electrify your experience and take it to the next level!

The experience of a lifetime

Rokstra gives teens (and tweens) a music camp experience they’ll never forget

In our Music Camps, students pick up instruments and start playing as a band, ultimately ending the music camp by performing a live show for their friends and families.

WORK HARD. PLAY HARD.

Live the music

Campers have the opportunity to record one song during each week of camp at a professional recording studio, and each week of camp includes attending a live rock and roll concert at a major performance venue.

A different type
of
music camp

Rokstra’s Summer Music camps offer students a way to learn how to play songs and perform them live on stage.
Kids are placed in bands, have rehearsals and learn more about being true musicians.


Week One (July 17-21)

Classic Rock Camp

In this 5-day camp, come learn the music of 60s and 70s rock icons such as The Beatles, Led Zeppelin and The Rolling Stones in our Classic Rock Rewind summer camp.

In addition to songs, students will learn about rock history and the stagecraft needed to perform on a stage.

At the end of the week, students will put on a live performance. Great for students 7-18 years of age who have had previous instruction (experience in improvisation is not required).

Week Two (July 24-28)

Pop Rock Camp

In this 5-day camp, come learn the music of current pop artists such as The Weeknd, Taylor Swift, and Ed Sheeran during our Pop Rock summer camp.

In addition to songs, students will learn about pop and rock history and the stagecraft needed to perform on a stage. At the end of the week, students will put on a live performance.

Great for students 7-18 years of age who have had previous instruction (experience in improvisation is not required)

What to expect

Come ready to rock from 9a-3p, Monday to Friday. Please pack a lunch for camp days. Review our daily* schedule below:

9-9.30: Classical Technique

945-11.15: Rehearsal 1

11.30-12: Contemporary Technique

12-12.30: Lunch

12.30-1.30 EXTREME Rock and Roll Game of the Day

1.30-3: Rehearsal 2

*Please note that on Friday, part of the camp day will take place at Studio 1116, followed by an evening performance. 

End of week performance

All campers will participate in an end of week performance on Friday during which they will perform for family and friends at a local performance venue. Location may vary from week to week. Approximate performance time will be 6pm. Full details to be released after registration. 

Atttending a live concert

Campers will attend an evening rock and roll performance each week at a major concert venue, such as the Broadmoor World Arena, Denver Coliseum, or Ball Arena. Concert schedule to be announced by March 1, 2023. Tickets will be available for purchase directly from Rokstra. We will request chaperones as needed. Full details to be released after registration. 

Cancellation policy

The health and safety of our students is our top priority. If Rokstra needs to cancel a camp for any reason, a full refund or credit will be issued. If you need to cancel a camp for any reason, a full refund or credit will be issued for camps canceled up to 15 days prior to the camp start date.

Skill and Experience

Summer rock camp is open and available to all intermediate and advanced string players. Campers should be comfortable playing at the level of Suzuki Book 3, understand 3rd position shifting and vibrato. While auditions are not required, all campers must submit a playing sample after registration and prior to camp starts so we can arrange groups by skill level.

Location

Rokstra Summer Rock Camp for Strings will take place at Graner Music, located at 4460 Barnes Rd, Colorado Springs, CO 80917. Each Friday, we will record at Studio 1116 , located at 1753 S 8th St, Colorado Springs.

How Much is Camp?

$499 per week (get 20% if you sign up before Feb 14th)

Reserve your spot now

Secure the Summer Musical Experience of their lives.