Join jazz violinist, Christian Howes and friends at the 11th annual Creative Strings Workshop in Columbus, Ohio, June 29-July 4, 2014.
Learn from and perform alongside world class teaching artists Billy Contreras, Jason Anick, Hamilton Hardin, Cedric Easton, Alex Hargreaves, Robert Anderson, Paul Brown, Michael Doucet, and Greg Byers. This amazing learning opportunity will be an unforgettable and inspiring week of improvisational music filled with rehearsals, masterclasses and concerts in jazz, fiddle styles, blues, rock and more.
***New in 2014: The Creative Strings Workshop will now be offering graduate credits to eligible students! Please email email@example.com to learn how you can take advantage of this.***
The Creative Strings Workshop (CSW) is the ONLY summer string workshop that combines a learning camp with a festival. The intimate classroom experience allows you to actively participate in classes and interact with faculty, while the festival gives you to chance to perform live in front of real audiences alongside world class artists.
9:30 – 10:30a.m. Breakfast
10:30 – 11:30a.m. Clinic #1 (students choose Intermediate or Advanced class)
11:30 – 12:30 p.m. Clinic #2
12:30 – 1:30 p.m. Lunch
2:00 – 3:30 p.m. Ensemble practice
3:45 – 4:45 p.m. Clinic #3
5:30 – 6:30 p.m. Dinner
6:30 – 9:00 p.m. Ensemble practice
10:00p.m. – 2:00 a.m. Late night jam at Dick’s Den
* All participants will have various performance opportunities at cafes, clubs and other venues throughout the week
The Creative Strings Workshop will be held in Columbus, Ohio on June 29-July 4, 2014. The nearest airport is the Port Columbus International Airport (CMH). We will be providing complimentary shuttle rides to and from the airport. This year’s venue is TBA.
Tuition only: $875
Tuition with shared room and board: $1295
Tuition with single room and board: $1430
Register or put down your deposit by December 31, 2013, and receive a Super Early-Bird Discount of $200 off the normal tuition rate!
Tuition only: $675
Tuition with shared room and board: $1095
Tuition with single room and board: $1230
Register now or contact us at chris@christianhowes/614-332-8689 to ensure your enrollment!
A $200 non-refundable deposit is required to reserve your spot at this year’s CSW. You may pay off the remaining balance at any time leading up to the beginning of the Workshop. You may also purchase your tuition (and any room and board) in full. You can do both options in the first square below.
After registering, you will receive an email within the next 1-2 days confirming your registration.
If you have any questions or reservations, please call Christian Howes directly at 614-332-8689.
To purchase the registration in it's entirety, please select the Full Tuition options listed below.
Room and board INCLUDES food for the week.