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Register Now for Summer!


Composer’s Club Camp: Group 1 

Composer’s Club Camp: Group 2 

Click here to download and print a registration form.

For more information, call 585-454-4596.

Click here for the 2020 Summer Session Calendar and enrollment policies.

Summer lesson appointments begin on April 1, 2020.

Composer's Club Camp - ONLINE!

Dave Chisholm, Director
Monday-Friday, July 13-17, 2020 AND
Monday-Friday, July 20-24, 2020
Group 1: 10:00 am-11:00 am
Group 2: 11:30 am-12:30 pm

Class runs for two weeks. Includes group sessions and "lab time" with frequent 1-on-1 sessions.
for students entering grade 4 through adult, beginner & up


NOTE: This class is now being offered virtually. Online instruction with Hochstein is easy! To find out more about the technical requirements, click here.


Learn the basics of music composition with Hochstein Music Lab Director Dave Chisholm! In this course, students will be given a variety of short compositional assignments designed to highlight a series of structural musical concepts, ranging from melodic construction, harmonic progressions, musical contrast, theme and variation, music construction inspired by narrative, rhythmic development, melody-vs-accompaniment, reharmonization, and more.

Students are required to have a computer, a USB-compatible keyboard, and some kind of music-making software (Garageband, Logic, Finale, Sibelius, Dorico, Soundtrap, Muse Score, Noteflight, etc.). 

Fee: $10 registration fee; $185* tuition. Tuition for Groups 1 & 2 combined: $310*. (Fees are as of Summer 2020.)


* Learn more about our Tuition Assistance by clicking here.