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Flute Boot Camp

Students performing with flutes
Flute Boot Camp

June 14–16, 2024

UCF Main Campus • Performing Arts Center – Music

Flute Boot Camp is a three-day, intensive program designed to educate and inspire young flutists. Daily masterclasses and individual coaching appointments provide continual and concentrated input from faculty. In addition to the daily curriculum, guest artists will give classes to the students.

Camp also features exercises and instruction in yoga, Zumba and nutrition.

Submit Application

Applications open soon and will close on June 1, 2024 or when camps reach capacity.

Contact

Nora Lee García-Velázquez
[email protected]
See also Flute & Piccolo Institute

Registration Fees

A reservation fee of $50 is non-refundable and will be used towards the cost of tuition. Tuition does not include a $35 administrative fee to Acceptd.

Early Registration Tuition

$200 by May 1, 2024 at 11:59 p.m.

Late Registration Tuition

$250 after May 1, 2024 at 11:59 p.m.

Registration Deadline

Applications will close on June 1, 2024 or when camps reach capacity. A 15% discount is available for a second child.

Refund Policy

Requests for refunds of camp tuition must be submitted no later than 11 business days prior to camp start date. No refunds will be considered within two weeks prior to the start of the camp session. Transaction fees paid to Accepted during registration are non-refundable, and a $50 processing fee is deducted from all refunds.

Housing

Early Registration Housing

(optional)
$200 by May 1, 2024

Regular Housing

(optional)
$220 after May 1, 2024

Housing Deadline

June 1, 2024

 

More Information

  • Fitness
  • Nutrition
  • Preparing for marching band (Memorization)
  • Daily flute master class

  • Yoga mat
  • Face towel
  • Refillable plastic bottle
  • Flute and piccolo (If you don't have a piccolo, UCF will provide one)

All events will be held in the Rehearsal Hall unless otherwise noted.

Day 1-2

7:30-7:45am - Check-in INSIDE Performing Arts Center Music Building Box Office area
8-9am - Yoga at the Performing Arts Center M120 (Escribano or Hunt)
9-10am - Flute Aerobics (Nora Lee García, D.M.A.)
10-11am - Flute Orchestra
11am-12pm - Zumba
12-1pm - Lunch and Tutoring sessions with assistants
1-2pm - Flute Orchestra
2-3pm - Flute Master Class with Irene Pruzan (All-State, memorization skills, concentration skills)
3pm - Check-out INSIDE Performing Arts Center Music Building reception area

Day 3

7:30-7:45am - Check-in INSIDE Performing Arts Center Music Building Box Office area
9-10am - Flute Warm up (Dr. Garcia)
10-11pm -  All-State Preparation (Dr. Garcia)
11-12pm - Flute Orchestra
12-1:00pm - Lunch
1-2:30pm - Flute Orchestra
2:30-3pm - Prepare for Concert
3-4pm - Boot Camp showcase and Flute Institute Open House. Final concert and All County Music store display, Rehearsal Hall

Parking Garage I (next to PAC Music Building) for $5 per day, or metered parking in front of the Music Building, next to Parking Garage I in a “green” spot. Please note that the red or blue parking is for faculty and staff only and will result in a ticket, including in front of the Burnett Honors College and Rehearsal Hall.

Printable UCF map and parking guide.

Overnight campers will stay in UCF's Lake Claire housing.

Drop-off for housing will be inside the Performing Arts Center - Music Building at the Box Office. Check-in time for students that are staying in housing will be announced in the spring.

Check-out will occur in the morning on the last day of camp. Luggage storage will be available.

Linens and towels are provided.

Staff

  • Nora Lee García, D.M.A., Camp Director and Flute Instructor
    • Professor of Music, flute
    • Powell Flute Artist
    • Director of Flute@UCF
    • UCF Flute and Piccolo Institute
    • UCF Flute Boot Camp
    • UCF Flute Master Series
    • NFA First Generation Scholarship Coordinator
  • Nicholas Buonanni, D.M.A., Flute Instructor
    • Instructor of Flute — Concordia University Ann Arbor & Lansing Community College
    • Alto Flute Artist — Trevor James Flutes
    • Social Media Director — Southeast Michigan Flute Association
    • Low Flute Committee — National Flute Association
  • Anielka Silva Berrios, Flute Instructor
  • Thom Lake, Zumba Instructor
  • Jeremy Hunt, Yoga Instructor
  • Keyla Escribano, Yoga Instructor