Ensuring access to music education for all our students

Coming up

Summer programs for middle schoolers

Seattle Schools Summer Music Program, July 1 -19, M-F 9 to Noon at Jane Addams (more info)

Junior All-City Band, summer marching band for students entering 7th and 8th grades. July 15-19, 22-26. 9 to Noon at Robert Eagle Staff Middle School (more info)

JazzEd, opportunities for instrumentalists and vocalists - summer sessions filling up (more info)

Seattle Youth Symphony Orchestra summer programs for strings, woodwinds, brass percussion. Session 1: July 8-19, 9-12:10 at Shorecrest High School. Session 2: Aug 12-16, 9-3:00 at CWU Sammamish Campus (more info)

Cascade Youth Symphony Orchestra summer programs. July 29 - Aug 2, Aug 5-9. Alderwood Community Church (more info)

Saxophone camp, saxophonists entering grades 7-9. July 22-25, 9-3:00. Roosevelt High School (more info)

Brassapalooza, camp for brass instrument players. Aug 12-16, 9:30-12:30. Roosevelt High School (more info)

General music opportunities

Lessons and classes, near RESMS campus: Music Center of the Northwest
Rock and roll: School of Rock

Got a suggestion for more resources to add to this list? Let us know at communications@foresma.org


From videotaping a concert to planning the big Silverwood trip in the spring, we welcome your help as a one-time gig (bake a batch of cookies?) or as an ongoing thing (be a band or orchestra concert coordinator?). See the volunteer page for details.

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