Calgary Arts Summer School
"Discover the Fine Arts Within Yourself"
Summer School Fine Arts Courses for All Ages
We are Calgary's Summer School for the Arts!
July 2 to August 1, 2014 in Calgary, Alberta, Canada
We Offer Fine Arts Courses and Workshops
We started twenty years ago with the brilliant idea of providing a summer workshop for piano students. We now offer seven fine arts courses and workshops and an annual recital. Our courses are designed for fun and education for a wide range of interests and ages. Read on to see what we offer. If something interests you, click on the program (see the list to the right) for more details. Our courses are offered in Calgary, Canada.
Updates and Announcements
CASSA Annual General Meeting March 6
The CASSA AGM will take place Thursday March 6, 2014, 09:15h at the CASSA office. All members are welcome. (CASSA membership includes those who have attended any of the Camps or workshops or anyone who receives mail from us.)
The CASSA office is located at Harmony Music School 201-11420 27 ST SE Calgary AB T2Z 3R6 CANADA. For further information, telephone CASSA at 403.271.0418
Musical Theatre Showtime Musical Choice Announced
The Musical for 2014 will be Princess Whatsername. The script is fun, the music is great and this will be a(nother) very enjoyable production for cast and audience. See the MTS page for more information.
Linda Kundert-Stoll and Hannah MacGillivray March 11
President Linda Kundert-Stoll will be playing for Hannah MacGillivray's U of C Double Bass Senior Recital March 11 at 8:15 pm in the U of C Rosza Centre. Ms. MacGillivray was a student at CASSA as a small child, initially attending Music, Drama and Dance Camp (now Exploring the Arts Camp) when she was 5 years old.
Linda Kundert-Stoll and Canadian Piano Music April 13
Linda Kundert-Stoll will be giving a talk sponsored by ARMTA Calgary Branch on her favourite Canadian piano music for Grade 5 and up. The presentation will be on April 13, 4:00 pm at Steinway and Sons.
2014 Recital to Feature Erika Gundesen
Erika Gundesen will present the CASS recital for 2014, in partial fulfillment of her Master of Music degree from Guild Hall in London, England.
Mozart - Sonata in D Major K576
Ravel - Miroirs
Earl Wild - 7 Etudes on Gershwin Songs
Kapustin - Variations, Op.41
Erika is a former Piano Camper and we are pleased to have her present her recital in Calgary.
2014 Piano Camp and Piano Pedagogy Clinicians
Willard Schultz and Edwin Gnandt will be the clinicians for Piano Pedagogy Workshop for 2014. Edwin Gnandt will be the clinician for Piano Camp and Adult Piano Camp.
Composer for Piano Camp
Chopin will be the composer for Piano Camp — this doesn't apply to Adult Piano Camp — and registrants may choose any piece by Chopin that they want to learn for their composer piece. Campers will still need to prepare another piece (which does not have to be Chopin) for the master classes and recital.
A CASSA Summer Camp will be the best part of a summer vacation.
You can register today for 2014 Camps and Workshops.
Early registration Piano Camp, at Adult Piano Camp or at Jazz Keyboard Workshop would be a super way to provide encouragement for a pianist in your house to keep bright and happy and practising enthusiastically.
Musical Theatre Showtime
Musical Theatre Showtime always fills up early. Avoid disappointment by registering early for this highly popular Camp.
Look at the links to the right for more information for this and other camps.
Here's how to register today.
Gift Certificate for a CASSA Camper
If you want to provide assistance to friend or relative to attend a CASSA camp or workshop, consider buying a gift certificate, available for any amount you choose.
A CASSA gift certificate may be used toward any CASSA program. Decide the amount you want to give, fill in the gift certificate then mail both the certificate and a cheque for your chosen amount to Calgary Arts Summer School Association at #201, 11420 – 27 Street SE, Calgary, AB T2Z 3R6. We'll look after the rest.
The 2013-2014 newsletter was mailed early in January. If you did not receive one, you can read it online.
Keep on Top of Calgary Arts Summer School News
Our CASS News Feed contains the very latest news and announcements for CASS and is an important place to help you keep updated on the latest goings-on at Calgary Arts Summer School. If you use a newsreader, be sure to click on the News Feed Subscription (see the link below this paragraph) to add our site to your newsreader. If you don't have a newsreader and want to have one for your computer or iPhone or iPad, go to the CASS News page for instructions.
CASSA Contact information: CASSA office at 403.271.0418, or fax at 403.278.3236 or use the contact form.
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