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Five Day Summer Camps

$549

2019 Music Summer Camps Enrolling Soon - Make your Summers ROCK! Space is Limited - Enroll Now!

School of Rock Camps are 5 days of learning music, playing music, band bonding and performance! Throughout the week the kids go from zero to a full set of songs to perform at our school. Group rehearsal, song casting, instructive coaching, gear education, and band-related activities are all aimed towards helping kids learn a set of songs and be totally ready to rock them out live by the end of the week. Whether you sing, play drums, keyboards, or shred guitar or bass, you will have a blast! All skill levels are welcome, from beginner to advanced!

FAQs

  • What time does camp start and end? Camp runs from 10am-3pm, Mon-Fri.
  • What should students bring? It is recommended for all students to bring a notebook and pen. We have drums, keyboards, and amps here, so no need to bring those. Drummers should bring drum sticks and headphones. Guitarists should bring their guitars, picks, and tuners. Bassists should bring their bass guitars and tuners. Keyboardists and singers just need to show up.
  • Is my student ready for camp? We recommend at least a bit of experience for participation in our summer camps, though it is not required. If you're not sure about your child's level of preparedness, stop in for a free lesson and we'll help you figure it out! Call us at 609-890-7090 or go to princeton.schoolofrock.com to schedule a free trial lesson!
  • When is the performance? The performance happens on the last day of camp, Friday, at 3:00pm.
  • Where is the performance? This summer, every camp's performance (with the exception of Songwriting camp) will take place a short 14 minute ride from the school, at The Cool Cricket Bar and Grill, 216 Burlington Street, Bordentown, NJ, 08505. Songwriting camp concludes with a listening party on site, at the school.
  • Is the performance open to the public? Yes! And it's FREE admission! Students should invite friends and family to the final show.
  • Can a student take a lesson on a different instrument just to try it out? Absolutely! We encourage our students to try out different instruments if they would like to.
  • What if I have any further questions or concerns? Email us at princeton@schoolofrock.com or call 609-890-7090 and we will be happy to assist you!
SESSION DESCRIPTION
  • SESSION 1: THE MUSIC OF THE BEATLES SUMMER CAMP. JUNE 25 - JUNE 29: The Beatles - Considered to be the greatest, most influential, and commercially successful rock band of the 20th century. Students will study both the simplicity and complexities that made The Beatles that ever lovable band of incomparable genius. We'll spend five days exploring The Beatles' catalog, including such classic albums as Rubber Soul, Abbey Road, The White Album, and more. Our amazing School of Rock staff will cast the campers in set of essential Beatles songs, assigning each camper attainable selections to rehearse for the performance. Campers will receive coaching, instruction, and support from staff members who will assist campers with their songs and arrangements. The campers will perform as a full band on Friday, June 29 at 3pm, at The Cool Cricket Bar and Grill, 216 Burlington Street, Bordentown, NJ, 08505. showcasing the lessons of the week long camp for family, friends, and community to enjoy!
  • SESSION 2: CLASSIC METAL SUMMER CAMP. JULY 9 - JULY 13: This camp will focus on classic staples of the Heavy Metal genre, including favorites by Judas Priest, Iron Maiden, Metallica, etc. Campers will receive coaching, instruction, and support from staff members who will assist campers with their songs and arrangements. The campers will perform as a full band at The Cool Cricket Bar and Grill, 216 Burlington Street, Bordentown, NJ, 08505. on Friday, July 13 at 3pm, showcasing the lessons of the week long camp for family, friends, and community to enjoy!

  • SESSION 3: THE MUSIC OF DAVE GROHL SUMMER CAMP. JULY 16 - JULY 20: Campers will spend five days exploring the catalog of Dave Grohl and his various projects throughout his career (Nirvana, Foo Fighters, Queens of the Stone Age, etc.) Our amazing School of Rock staff will cast the campers in a set of songs, assigning each camper attainable selections to rehearse for the performance. Campers will receive coaching, instruction, and support from staff members who will assist campers with their songs and arrangements. The campers will perform as a full band on at The Cool Cricket Bar and Grill, 216 Burlington Street, Bordentown, NJ, 08505. Friday, July 20 at 3pm, showcasing the lessons of the week's camp for family, friends, and community to enjoy!
  • SESSION 4: SONG WRITING SUMMER CAMP. JULY 23 - JULY 27: This particular camp will focus on the mechanics of creative song writing. Campers will spend the week exploring their own creativity to write and perform their own music! Campers will receive coaching, instruction, and support from staff members who will assist campers with their songs, arrangements, and rehearsals for the week's end performance. The campers will host a listening party/performance at the school on Friday, July 27 at 3pm, showcasing what they've created during the week long camp for family, friends, and community to enjoy! Most suitable for campers aged 13-17.
  • SESSION 5: THE MUSIC OF GREEN DAY SUMMER CAMP. JULY 30 - AUGUST 3: Campers will spend the week exploring the catalog and history of Green Day, a known favorite among today's generation of music fans. Our amazing School of Rock staff will cast the campers in set of beloved Green Day songs, assigning each camper attainable selections to rehearse for the performance. Campers will receive coaching, instruction, and support from staff members who will assist campers with their songs and arrangements. The campers will perform as a full band at The Cool Cricket Bar and Grill, 216 Burlington Street, Bordentown, NJ, 08505. on Friday, August 4 at 3pm, showcasing the lessons of the week long camp for family, friends, and community to enjoy!
  • SESSION 6: THE MUSIC OF LED ZEPPELIN SUMMER CAMP. AUGUST 6 - AUGUST 10: Campers will spend five days exploring the vast catalog and history of Led Zeppelin. Our amazing School of Rock staff will cast the campers in set of beloved Led Zeppelin songs, assigning each camper attainable selections to rehearse for the performance. Campers will receive coaching, instruction, and support from staff members who will assist campers with their songs and arrangements. The campers will perform as a full band at The Cool Cricket Bar and Grill, 216 Burlington Street, Bordentown, NJ, 08505. on Friday, August 10 at 3pm, showcasing the lessons of the week's camp for family, friends, and community to enjoy!
  • SESSION 7: THE MUSIC OF THE BEATLES & THE ROLLING STONES SUMMER CAMP. AUGUST 13 - AUGUST 17: Campers will spend five days exploring the catalogs of The Beatles and The Rollings Stones, a perfect juxtaposition of north vs. south British invasion rock and roll. This camp is a great continuation of our Session 1 Beatles camp, but is great for first time campers as well. Our amazing School of Rock staff will cast the campers in set of Beatles and Stones songs, assigning each camper attainable selections to rehearse for the performance. Campers will receive coaching, instruction, and support from staff members who will assist campers with their songs and arrangements. The campers will perform as a full band at The Cool Cricket Bar and Grill, 216 Burlington Street, Bordentown, NJ, 08505. on Friday, August 17 at 3pm, showcasing the lessons of the week long camp for family, friends, and community to enjoy!

Cancellation policy To reserve a spot in one of our Rock & Roll Summer Camps, a 50% deposit is required, at minimum. You may also pay in full. If you wish to make a 50% deposit in lieu of paying in full, you must contact the School. Partial payments can only be processed by a staff member.


  • The deposit is non-refundable.
  • A credit card must remain on file if the camp is not paid in full.
  • Any balance due will be billed on May 31st to the credit card on file. If you wish to make partial payments prior to that date, please contact a staff member to arrange a payment plan.
  • Cancellation must be submitted in writing and can be emailed directly to princeton@schoolofrock.com
  • A refund may be issued if cancellation, in writing, is received at least 30 days before the start of the scheduled camp. The deposit is non-refundable, but may be applied to a new camp, as long as written cancellation for the old camp was received at least 30 days in advance
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