Heid Music's Rock U

A fun, interactive summer camp for young rockers!

When: August 6-10, 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
Where: Xavier Middle School (2626 N. Oneida St., Appleton)
Final Concert: August 10, 6:00 p.m. @ Xavier Middle School
Have you ever wanted to join a band but didn’t know where to start? 
Then Rock University is the perfect place for you!
Rock U aspires to take you from the practice room to the classroom and ultimately the stage. Learn from exceptional teachers, musicians and music-industry specialists, including Mile of Music original artists.
Campers gain the skills to create, communicate, rehearse and prepare for performances with a band. This thrilling, jam-packed, rockin’ camp week equips them with the tools to be the musician they want to become!
Parents, too, will benefit from this affordable summer camp that encourages new friendships, interactive learning, social skills and more.

Camp Highlights

Students will spend each day of camp rehearsing, participating in discussions, and attending classes and workshops to prepare for a live rock performance, complete with makeover and photo session:
  • Instrument breakout sessions
  • Rock theory and history
  • Marketing, including band name and logo design
  • Songwriting
  • Performance skills
  • And more!

Admission Requirements

  • Ages 11-18 (exceptions made on a case-by-case basis)
  • Basic skill level on instrument (minimum of one year of lessons recommended)
  • Guitar, bass, drums, vocalists and nontraditional rock instruments (including but not limited to violin, saxophone, trumpet)
  • Entrance exams: Mid-July at Heid Music Appleton (308 E. College Ave.)

Enrollment Dates & Prices

  • Early Bird $260: Through June 1
  • Standard $280: June 2-July 6

Enrollment Forms

Questions? Call 920.734.1969, or email RockU@HeidMusic.com.