Summer Programs

Week 1:
July 8 - 12
Week 2:
July 15 - 19 
Week 3:
July 22 - 26
Week 4:
July 29 - August 2
Week 5:
August 6 - 9
Week 6:
August 12 - 16

Lethbridge Piano Intensive (July 7 - 13) &
Mini-U Music School (July 8 - 12)

Wonderful Wizarding World 
(ages 8 - 12)

Drum & Strum (ages 8 - 12)

Wonderful Wizarding World 
(ages 8 - 12)

Drum & Strum (ages 8 - 12)

Wonderful Wizarding World 
(ages 8 - 12)

  

Don't wait for your Owl Post invitation, this camp is for non-magical folk and wizards alike! Participants will create wands and hats, play wizarding world games, design creature companions, mix potions and cast spells, all the while exploring many musical elements built into this fun week-long wizarding world experience!

Option 1: July 15 - 19| 9:00 - 4:00 pm
Location: Stephure Hall (Casa – 230 8 St S)
Cost: $250

Option 2: July 29 - August 2|  9:00 - 4:00 pm
Location: Stephure Hall (Casa – 230 8 St S)
Cost: $250

Option 3: August 12 - 16|  9:00 - 4:00 pm
Location: Stephure Hall (Casa – 230 8 St S)
Cost: $250

Register

For the littlest of musicians, our Mini-U Music Summer School is a half-day camp filled with rhythm, movement, singing and crafts! Your mini-musician will do lots of rhythmic and note-reading activities, learn new songs and dances.  Move over Mozart, we have some new musical prodigies in the making!

July 8 -12, 2024

  • Option 1: Morning | 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
    Location: Penner Classroom (Casa – 230 8 St S)
    Cost: $190
  • Option 2: Afternoon | 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
    Location: Penner Classroom (Casa – 230 8 St S)
    Cost: $190

Register

Just like it sounds, this camp will explore all of our extensive percussion collection, as well as the basics of the guitar and ukulele!  No experience is needed – you will be amazed at what is accomplished in this camp! 

Option 1: July 22 - 26| 9:00 - 4:00 pm
Location: Stephure Hall (Casa – 230 8 St S)
Cost: $250

Option 2: August 6 - 9| 9:00 - 4:00 pm
Location: Stephure Hall (Casa – 230 8 St S)
Cost: $200

Register

Lethbridge Piano Intensive: July  7 - 13, 2024

This summer program is for piano students ages 7+.  Students will work with artist-teachers from the University of Lethbridge Department of Music and Conservatory of Music, as well as invited guests in one-on-one lessons, duet, duo or trio coaching, rhythm workshops, master classes, and participate in extra-curricular activities together.  In addition, break out sessions will be scheduled on topics such as extended techniques, song-writing, composition, musicians' health and more, and students will be able to practice on-site in the University's excellent facilities.  This program will begin with a faculty concert on July 9 and culminate in a final participants' concert open to the public in out beautiful recital hall on July 15.  The goal of this program is to provide students of all ages and skill levels an inspiring experience to learn, grow and make lasting friendships with other motivated pianists. 

To discuss how this program will meet your needs, please feel free to email Deanna Oye at Deanna.Oye@uleth.ca.   

Registration Period: February 15 - June 30, 2024 (Feb 15 - May 29 for the Adult Sessions in June)

Early Bird Promo: Register by June 9 to received $25 off your registration (NOTE: Not applicable to Adult Program)

Duet/Duo/Trio music will be selected for each student and sent prior to the start of the program.  Register early to receive your music with enough time to prepare before the program starts!

LOCATION:  University of Lethbridge Centre for the Arts, Lethbridge, Alberta (on-campus accommodations available)

AGES 7 to 12  (all skill levels welcome) -- COST: $385

  • July 7 (late afternoon, time TBD) -- Welcome activities and faculty concert (parents welcome)
  • July 8 to 12 --  9am-12pm daily (other afternoon U of L camps are available, in which case our staff can walk them to their next activities)
  • July 13 (afternoon) -- Participant Concerts - showcasing students in the U of L Recital Hall

AGES 13 to 20* -- COST: $650 (online only: $325) 

  • July 7 (late afternoon, time TBD) -- Welcome activities and faculty concert (parents welcome)
  • July 8 to 12 -- 9am-6pm daily (as well as evening social activities, ensemble rehearsals and concert outings)
  • July 13 (afternoon) -- Participant Concerts -- showcasing students in the U of L Recital Hall

*Online options are available for this age group, for those who can not travel, but please note that not ALL activities are available for online students.

ADULT** -- COST: $125 (in-person OR online) - REGISTRATION DEADLINE: May 29

Bursaries are available for qualifying students through the Conservatory's bursary fund, and financial subsidies are also available through the City of Lethbridge, for Lethbridge residents.  Please visit this page for more information

Registration Opens February 15



ON-CAMPUS ACCOMMODATIONS (GROUP CODE: LPI)

Accommodations are available through the U of L Conference Services.
2023 Accommodation Cost (2024 will be updated shortly): 

  • Sleeping Bag rate (you bring ALL linen, towels, pillows, toiletries, etc.): $45.00/per person per night; or
  • Families are able to book together for $1,225.00/week (this includes a private 4-bedroom apartment, as well as linens)

BOOK: Call 403-329-2244 or email cnf@uleth.ca. Reference Group Code: LPI when booking. Deadline to book accommodations is June 30, 2024:

Rooms are assigned on a first-come, first serve basis, and LPI provides chaperones in residence for all participants.

  • Each guest will be assigned in a 4-bedroom apartment at a first come, first served basis.

  • Each suite includes a refrigerator and microwave (utensils not provided).