This summer St. Mary’s Church in Norwalk, CT will hosting a Chant Camp for children directed by David Hughes and Charles Weaver from July 28 to August 1. The program runs everyday from 10 am to 3 pm, with classes in ear training, sight singing, and repertoire plus daily Mass and recreation.
This is an exciting opportunity for children to learn about singing and reading music, and in particular Gregorian chant.
Two levels will be offered, beginner and intermediate. No prior musical experience is required, nor is there an age limit; the only prerequisite is the ability to read English fluently.
Location: Saint Mary Roman Catholic Church – Msgr. Hajus Hall 669 West Avenue, Norwalk, CT
When: Monday, July 28th – Friday, August 1st (campers will sing for the 12:10 p.m. Mass on Friday)
Fee: $100 for one child, $200 for two or more children * (please make checks payable to St. Mary Church)
10:00 am Morning session
12:00 pm Angelus
12:10 pm Mass
12:45 pm Lunch & recreation (please pack a lunch)
1:45 pm Afternoon session
3:00 pm Dismissal
For information and to obtain a registration form, please email: firstname.lastname@example.org. Or go to http://chantcampnorwalk.org/
Please register by July 14th to secure a place in the camp.