2019 Listings

Splash, Splat, & Splatter | June 5-7

Fairy Tale Village & Music Camp | June 10 - 13

Fiddle Camp |  June 17-21

Piano Camp I | June 24-28

Piano Camp II | June 24-28

Beginner Fiddle Camp | June 24-28

Suzuki Jump Start Camp |   June 24-28

Musical Theater Camp | July 22-26

Art Camp | August 26-30

Call: 218.444.5606

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519 Minnesota Ave NW

Bemidji, MN 56601

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Splash, Splat, & SplatterJune 5-7

10-3 pm Wednesday, June 5-Friday, June 7 | ages 7 to 11 | $75 | Min 7- Max 15 | Register by June 1

Start your summer with your two favorite activities – the outdoors and art! Indoor and outdoor art explorations of frogs, still life, water, clay, and paint. Bring a sack meal each day.

Fiddle Camp | June 17 - 21

 

9 am-4 pm Monday, June 17-Friday, June 21

Headwaters Music & Arts, 519 Minnesota Ave NW, Bemidji MN

Adults and youth with a minimum of one year performance experience

$100 person | Min 12 Max 30 | Register by June 3

We are excited to announce our eighth year of fiddle camp! Rose Vincent of Eau Claire, Wisconsin serves as this year’s director, and will work with instructors John Vincent, Brian Miller and Sarah Hamrin to develop and fine-tune each day’s activities. Brian Miller brings his knowledge of lumber camp history and traditions, and vocalist and performer Nora Rendell joins in as our special guest presenter.

Headwaters Fiddle Camp is made possible by the voters of Minnesota, through a grant from the Region 2 Arts Council, thanks to a legislative appropriation from the Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund.

Suzuki Jump Start Camp | June 24 - 28

8-11 am Monday, June 24-Friday, June 28 |ages 4 to 13 with no prior playing experience | $90 | Min 7- Max 22 | Register by June 19
An introduction to stringed instruments using the Suzuki method. “Suzuki's "Mother Tongue" approach to teaching music builds on the principles of language acquisition. Those principles include an early beginning, listening, loving encouragement, parental support, constant repetition, learning with other children and then learning to read (Laurie Niles, editor violinist.com).   Violin, viola or cello rental for children and adults is included in the program courtesy of Schmitt Music Company.                                                     

Beginner Fiddle Camp | June 24 - 28

 12-3 pm Monday, June 24-Friday, June 28 | ages 5--adult | $90: | Min 7- Max 22 | Register by June 19
For students with limited playing experience gain an introduction to playing in groups and prepares students for Headwaters’ annual summer Fiddle Camp for string players of all ages.

Piano Camp I | June 24 - 28

4-7 pm Monday, June 24-Friday, June 28 | ages 5-14 | $90| Min 7- Max 22 | Register by June 19
Have you had at least one year of lessons?  Piano Camp I is a great opportunity to focus on your piano and musicianship skills while at the same time making new friends.                            

Piano Camp II | June 24 - 28

4-7 pm Monday, June 24-Friday, June 28 |ages 5-18 | $90: | Min 7- Max 22 | Register by June 19
Led by Headwaters instructor Jessica Westlund for those who attended last year’s Piano Camp or have 2 or more years playing experience. At the beginning of the week, students will be assigned ensemble partners depending on their grade and level of advancement and appropriate repertoire will be selected for them to learn. Headwaters piano instructors will teach private and small group lessons, and students will have the chance to play ensemble repertoire for more than one pianist at one piano. Campers will also enjoy specialty classes such as musicianship, jazz piano and ­improv.

Musical Theater Camp | July 22-26

9-3pm | Ages 8-15 | $150 | Min 12 Max 22 | Register by July 1

Alien space travel. Singing. Dancing. Silliness and humor. Kari Ekhoff directs The Quantianius Connection, where aliens travel through space and time to discover the secret of the performance talents of Purple Floyd.

This activity is made possible, in part, by a grant from the Bemidji Area Arts Endowment, a component fund of the Northwest Minnesota Foundation.

Art Camp | August 26-30

Ages 9-15 |$150 | Min 12 Max 30 | Register by August 16

Headwaters’ Art Camp is a week-long camp for ages 9-18. Participants will be divided into two groups based on age. Participants will spend the week working with one or two artists each day, giving them a week filled with in-depth art experience. Students will get an opportunity to learn and build relationships with artist instructors and other participants. The program will conclude on Friday with a public art exhibition and 3pm reception.

Applications for partial scholarships available.

This activity is made possible, in part, by a grant from the Bemidji Area Arts Endowment, a component fund of the Northwest Minnesota Foundation.