Summer Camps

Summer Camps and Bands

Get ready - beginning June 2014

At Richardson and Plano locations


Summer time is the perfect time for fun, music, and art at Promethean Studios. With four types of band camps (BIG Rock Band, Rock Band, Jazz Camp, and Summer Bands), Kid's music camp, 2 Art Camps, and 6 music camps for individual excellence (Guitar, Voice, Keyboard, Performance Club, Bass, and Songwriting), Promethean is the place to be for summer learning, enjoyment, and advancement.

Scroll down to see all the opportunities available

Music camps are at the bottom.


BIG Rock Band TM

All instruments and voice are welcome, kids and teens.

Guitar · Keyboard-Piano · Voice · Drums · Bass · Winds · Strings $540

Big-Rock-Band.JPG25 hours of music mania, when you really wanna rock! Be in a band with music you love andother people your age, like yourself, with a teacher to lead, supervise, and critique. Write a song, jam, learn your place in the band, understand music, learn to take solos and improvise, or just back your bros. Meeting each day for one week from 9 am to 2:25 pm - 5.5 hours a day. Last session includes a concert for your family and friends.

BIG Rock Band date - 7.29.

BIG Rock Band TM members must play at least at a beginner level and must schedule a brief 3 minute placement audition before hand. Please call for audition dates.


Rock Band Camp All instruments and voice, kids and teens.

Guitar · Keyboard-Piano · Voice · Drums · Bass · Winds · Strings $260

Rock-band-camp.jpgJust like BIG Rock Band TM but doesn't take as much time every day. Be in a band with music you love and other people your age, like yourself, with a teacher to lead, supervise, and critique. Write a song, jam, learn your place in the band, understand music. Meeting 1 hour and 55 minutes a day from 9:30 to 11:25 am for one week. Last session includes a concert for your family and friends.

summer-band-camp.JPG Band dates - 6.24, 8.5.

Rock Band Camp members must play at least at a beginner level and must schedule a brief 3 minute placement audition before hand. Please call for audition dates.


Summer Bands All instruments and voice are welcome, ALL AGES.

Guitar · Keyboard-Piano · Voice · Drums · Bass · Winds · Strings $220

The difference between Summer Bands and BIG Rock Band TMand Rock Band Camp is that summer bands meet once a week in the evening for 8 fifty-five minute sessions. As always, performing with others, for others is one of the best things you can do to improve, even if you just want to play well at home. And dude, is it cool! Grab your ax and come on! The last lesson will be a concert for friends and family. All summer bands begin the week of June 17th.

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Jazz Camp
All instruments are welcome, ALL AGES.

Guitar · Keyboard-Piano · Voice · Drums · Bass · Winds · Strings $260

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Your instructor is Mark Black, who began playing jazz in 1974 and attended Loyola University in New Orleans, playing in the Jazz Band there, and performed in cities such as Atlanta, Dallas, Houston, Memphis, Miami, Minneapolis, New Orleans, New York City, St. Louis, and Washington D.C. All instruments and voice. This camp will be split between developing a jazz combo and mastering jazz skills for each participant: improvisation, understanding scales, modes, and chord progressions, ‘comping, and stylistic abilities for each instrument and voice. Meeting 1 hour and 55 minutes a day from 9:30 am to 11:25 am for one week. Last session includes a concert for your family and friends.

Jazz Band dates - 6.17, 7.22.

Jazz Camp members must play at least at a beginner level and must schedule a brief 3 minute placement audition before hand. Please call for audition dates.

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Kids's Music Camp Ages 5-9. $260.

Introduce your young child (ages 5 to 9) to the awesomeness of music. For an hour and 55 minutes everyday for a week we'll learn to read music, sing songs, listen to different musical styles and look at the families of musical instruments. We'll play instructive musical games and write a song together, and we'll have a lot of fun. We'll pay special attention to the voice and wind instruments and campers will learn how music works and all the most important parts; the Friday class will conclude with a performanc for family and friends.

Dates: 7.8, 7.15. 9:30 to 11:25 am.



Kid’s Art Camp $240

Ages 7-12. Introduce your child to the wonders and fun of art. We’ll learn about colors, shapes, muscle memory, subject drawing, and focus each day on different aspects of art. And each day will have a different theme like SUPER HERO day (drawing the human figure), Cartooning day (still lifes), and T-shirt drawing day!! We’ll also learn about character designs and expressions. Meeting 1 hour and 55 minutes a day from 9:30 am to 11:25 am for one week. The last hour of Friday’s session will be a presentation from the campers on art and an art exhibit of the works created.

Camp dates - 6.10, 7.22, and 8.12.

Don’t forget to ask about private art classes!!



Music Camps Beginners to intermediates, all ages. $160

Promethean Summer Music Camps are special one week sessions for beginning players focused on establishing a firm foundation in playing/singing. Lots of fun, learn to play/sing/write and finish a song or 3. Meeting in 55 minute sessions once a day for a week, the last session for students ends in a concert. Camps offered this summer are Performance Club, bass, guitar, piano/keyboard, songwriting, and voice:

Bass- Learn to play the Amazing Bass. We'll learn the names of the strings, the notes in first position, essential bass technique, how to keep rhythm, the bass's purpose in a band, essential patterns for rhythm and solo playing, how to read chord charts, and interesting bass riffs. Materials needed: a bass, instrument cord, notebook, pencil.

bass-camp.jpg Dates: 6.10, 7, 8, and 8.5. 1 - 2 pm.

Guitar- Learn to play the guitar, learn about music, learn cool songs. We'll learn basic chords, power chords and barre chords, lead and solo patterns, how to strum, how to take a solo, correct guitar technique, interesting guitar riffs, and several songs. Materials needed: a guitar, instrument cord if it is an electric guitar, notebook, pencil.

guitar-camp.jpg Dates: 6.17, 6.24, 7.15, and 8.12. 1 - 2 pm.

Piano/Keyboard - Piano/keyboard playing with songs and styles you love. We'll learn the notes on the piano, how to read notes, proper piano technique, how to play rhythm piano, how to make chords, and how to accompany yourself or someone else on the piano, even a little about improvising and playing the blues! Materials needed: Notebook, pencil, and music paper (download at www.dallasmusiclessons.com/music-paper).

Dates: 6.17, 6.24, 7.15, and 8.12 . 12 - 1 pm.

Performance Club - Hone your skills and performance-camp.JPGtake your playing to the next level. You’ll perform and be critiqued every day with your fellow members. The last session is a concert for friends and family. Any style of music and any instrument or voice is welcome. And it’s a wonderful way to bring your abilities music-camp.JPGup and to become comfortable performing in public.Materials needed: Notebook, pencil, your instrument or voice, any required cords to connect your instrument, and 4 or 5 songs to work on and perform for the club.

Dates: 6.10, 7.8, and 8.5. 12 - 1 pm.

Songwriting - Learn to write songs and make your current songs better. We'll learn about lyric writing, harmony and melody writing and how to make your songs reflect the ideas in your heart and mind. Materials needed: a notebook, pencil, and music paper (download at www.dallasmusiclessons.com/music-paper), and songs or ideas for songs you may have already written.

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Dates: 6.10, 7.8, and 8.5. 2 - 3 pm.

Voice- Mark Black voice-camp.jpg's videos on voice have been viewed over a million times on the internet. He believes you can sing! One week of sessions for beginning vocalists. We'll learn about breath control, how to sing in tune, projection, dynamics, developing excellent timbre, increasing range, and performance techniques. Materials needed: Notebook, pencil, and accompaniment tracks (karaoke, backing tracks) for 3 songs you'd like to sing - on CD or mp3 player.

Dates: 6.17, 6.24, 7.15, 8.12. 2 - 3 pm


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camps@dallasmusiclessons.com

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