Every summer, NCMS is home to a variety of musical summer day camps that change week-to-week. Each one-of-a-kind music program is specially designed by our talented faculty in order to entertain, invigorate, and inspire the young musician in your family.  Compliment your music camp experience with one of our private music lesson blocks, and you'll really be ready to rock out this summer!



Summer Private music Lesson blocks

Available Lesson Dates:

 July 9th - August 24th

Registration for Summer Lessons begins May 1st.

Summer is the perfect time to try out a new instrument or pick back up an old one.  NCMS offers summer Lesson Blocks of 4, 6,  or 8 lessons which are customized to your summer schedule and our teacher availability. Students can chose each individual lesson time and date, you can even add private lesson blocks to any summer camp registration! 



Broadway Week!

Broadway Week! is an exciting opportunity for students to delve into the world of musical theater by taking part in a custom show tailored specifically to fit each cast of campers.  An assortment of musical numbers and popular stories will be sewn together and presented as a musical theater revue in the final performance.  Broadway Week! is the perfect fit for the energetic singing actor in your family.

  • Camp Dates: July 9th-July 13th
  • Full Day Camp: 9am-4pm
  • Camp Director: Lindsay Rinaldi
  • Age: 8-12
  • Tuition: $220

Intro To Piano & Percussion

Intro to Piano & Percussion invites campers new to music the opportunity to explore the many facets of piano, note reading, rhythm and percussion.  This one-week session is the perfect fit for the curious camper looking to get a taste of what playing the piano is really all about.  Through a series of group classes, inspiring music games, and mini-individual lessons, this program will surely highlight the “fun” in the “fundamentals” of music. No experience required!

  • Camp Dates: July 16th-July 20th
  • Full Day or Half Day Camp: 9am-4pm or 9am-12:30pm
  • Camp Director: Marie Mendelow
  • Age: 6-11
  • Tuition: $220 Full Day / $140 Half Day

Music Around The World: 

Early Childhood Camp

Music Around The World takes campers on a musical journey into multicultural drumming.  Each day campers explore the music, art and culture of a different country.  Campers have the chance to play authentic musical instruments and create fun art projects side-by-side with their junior counselor buddy.  Music Around The World is a great option for the curious, creative camper who loves to learn and collaborate with new friends on exciting musical adventures. The week culminates in a performance share at the Greeley Park Outdoor Stage. 

  • Camp Dates: July 23rd-July 27th
  • Half Day Camp: 9am-12:30pm
  • Camp Co-Directors: Marie Mendelow & Sue Hurwitz
  • Ages: Campers 4-7 
  • Junior Counselors: 7-12
  • Tuition: $140 Half Day

NEW!!!! How to be a pop Star Camp


This camp is perfect for the aspiring singer looking to get a taste of what it takes to be a Pop Star in today’s world.  Campers will learn to find their own voice by singing the best of pop, rock, jazz, and much more.  The week culminates in a debut concert featuring the next generation of NCMS pop stars.

  • Camp Dates: July 30th-Aug 3rd
  • Full Day Camp: 9am-4pm
  • Camp Director: Sarah Chadwick
  • Age: 10-14
  • Tuition: $220


Campers from all musical backgrounds come together to learn the basics of music composition.  With the help of our talented instructors, campers will work together to create an original musical composition through a series of group workshops, daily private lessons and fun brainstorming games designed to get the creative juices flowing. The camp week culminates in a Composer Showcase in which the students have the option to share their work with family and friends. Young Composers is designed for campers with a love of music and an active imagination.

  • Camp Dates: Aug 6th-Aug 10th
  • Full Day or Half Day Camp: 9am-4pm or 9am-12:30pm
  • Camp Director: Ray Aucoin
  • Age: 10-14
  • Tuition: $220 Full Day / $140 Half Day


Flute Academy is geared toward the flutist looking to sharpen their skills through a series of group lessons, masterclasses and ensemble work.  Flutists are grouped according to their experience level and work together to prepare for a workshop performance on the last day of camp.  Flute Academy is the perfect compliment for students active in the school band or for independent flute students looking for a more collaborative experience.

  • Camp Dates: Aug 13th-Aug 17th
  • Half Day Camp: 9am-12:30pm
  • Camp Director: Shari Shaw
  • Age: 11-16
  • Tuition: $160


Rock Band Camp is designed to bring musicians who play guitar, bass, drums, keyboard, and vocals together to learn the ins and outs of playing in a Rock Band.  Campers learn to work collaboratively to develop their own sound while playing some of their favorite tunes along the way.  Through a series of jam sessions, rehearsals, and leadership from our experienced instructors, campers prepare for a debut concert for their Rock Band on the last day of camp for family and friends. Some experience is required.

  • Camp Dates: Aug 13th-Aug 17th
  • Half Day Camp: 1pm-4:30pm
  • Camp Director: Mike Loce
  • Age: 10-16
  • Tuition: $160