SUMMER RETREATS AT THE CAMMAC MUSIC CENTRE
Week 1 – June 26 to July 3, 2022

Music in Canada over the centuries

This week we will explore folk, traditional and classical works that have travelled to Canada from other countries over the centuries, along with recently composed works that reflect the multiple cultural influences that shape our country.

Scroll down for links to register online, general camp and programming information.

PROGRAMMING

CLASSES INCLUDE:

Recorder • Voice Masterclass (Song Interpretation) • Vocal Technique • Dance • Yoga with Sound • Choir • A Cappella • Orchestra • Wind Ensemble • Active Listening • Chamber Music (Winds and Strings) • Guitar • Piano • Percussion • Cello

To consult the complete list of courses offered at CAMMAC this summer: CLICK HERE

To consult the list of classes for children ages 5 to 11, for each week of the summer: CLICK HERE

Please note that programming and classes may be subject to change.

 

PRE-REGISTRATION CLASSES – WEEK 1

  • Masterclass: Voice
  • Chamber Music
CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD THE LIST OF PRE-REGISTRATION CLASSES FOR SUMMER 2022

Please note that the deadline for registering for pre-registration classes for Week 1 has passed (June 1) and it is no longer possible to register for these classes.
Registration for the regular classes will take place on Sunday evening, after your arrival at CAMMAC.

 

SCHEDULES AND CLASS DESCRIPTIONS:

The schedule for the children’s program and class descriptions for 2022 will be available soon.

Click on the following links to consult schedules from past years, to find out what a week at CAMMAC is like!

SCHEDULE – KIDS – 2019
2020 CLASS DESCRIPTIONS

WORKS FOR ORCHESTRA:

Serge Arcuri: Amers
Instrumentation: 2222 – 2220 – perc – str

Georges Bizet: Suite de Carmen No. 2 (excerpts)
Instrumentation: 2222 – 4231 – timp, perc, str

Edward Elgar: Nimrod, tiré des Variations Enigma
Instrumentation: 2223 – 4331 – timp – str

Pierre Mercure: Kaléidoscope
Instrumentation: 2222 – 2220 – timb, perc – hp/str

Béla Bartók: Romanian Folk Dances
Instrumentation: 2222 – 2000 – str

CHORAL WORKS:

Choral works will include: excerpts from the Cantate pour une joie by Pierre Mercure, works by Lionel Daunais, music from “la Nouvelle-France” and more.

DOWNLOAD THE 2022 CAMMAC SONGBOOK, COMPILED BY MICHEL BEAUCHAMP: CLICK HERE

DIRECTORS

Guylaine Lemaire
Artistic Director

Vincent Lauzer
Director for the week
Recorder

Léo Guiollot
Assistant Director for the week
Percussion

Alicia Ménard
Director – Children’s Program
Dance

Léa Moisan-Perrier
Choir Director

PROFESSEURS

Michel Beauchamp
Guitar

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Corinne Bergeron
Chamber music coordination

Jeanne Côté
Arts & Crafts, Piano

Jean Desmarais
Piano, Voice class and chamber music

Charles-Éric Fontaine
(Oboe) Orchestre, wind ensemble, chamber music

Catherine Mathieu
Cello, chamber music, active listening

Laura Pudwell
Vocal technique, voice masterclass

Nick Veltmeyer
Piano

Brenda-Lee Wilson
Recorder and chamber music for children
Yoga (adults)

David Yang
Viola, chamber music

You’ll find the rates for accommodation, music programmes and meal plans, as well as the promotions available for summer 2022 by clicking below.

RESERVE YOUR STAY ONLINE:

By clicking on the links below you will be taken to the Reservit online booking page.
To book your stay, select the Sunday at the beginning of your chosen week.

RESERVIT ENGLISH

Reservations with lodging in the Main Pavillion and Lake House include the music program, 7 nights of lodging and the meal plan.

Reservations for camping include the music program and 7 nights camping. The meal plan is available as an option.

Reservations for off-site participants include the music program only.

SKIP THE LINEUP! To avoid waiting in line to check in when you arrive, pay your bill in full when you register, or at least 48 hours before your arrival.

If you don’t see the room you would like while reserving online, please contact Customer Service by phone.

You can also reserve by phone by contacting Customer Service from Monday to Friday, 9 a.m to 4 p.m.:

By emaill: communications@cammac.ca
By phone: 819-687-3938 / 1-888-622-8755, ext. 25

GENERAL INFORMATION

Would you like to know more about what happens during a day at CAMMAC?

Music is the highlight of each and every day at CAMMAC, from the musical wake-up call to evening activities, Check out videos from past years camp activities, testimonials, and more!

What to bring for a stay at CAMMAC?

Click below for a list of useful items to bring for your stay, as well as some additional information you may find helpful.

Are there still a few things you’d like to know?

Click below to access our “Frequently Asked Questions” page. You will find general information on how the camp works, financial issues such as cancellation policy and payment terms, as well as some information on the musical aspect of the programs and the camp.

COVID-19 PROTOCOLS AND PROCEDURES:

UPDATED JULY 11, 2022 – Please note that due to the evolving situation, mandatory mask-wearing has been re-instated at CAMMAC. 

For a safe and enjoyable stay, we invite you to familiarize yourself with the procedures and protocols surrounding the pandemic situation.

Please note that these measures are subject to change based on changes to the Québec government’s regulations and recommendations from the Association des Camps du Québec. Measures will be updated for summer based on the evolving situation, with the health and safety of our members and staff in mind.

IMPORTANT: PLEASE DO NOT COME TO CAMMAC IF YOU HAVE SYMPTOMS OF COVID-19.

BEFORE YOUR STAY, PLEASE CLICK HERE TO FAMILIARIZE YOURSELF WITH THE CURRENT RULES AND REGULATIONS

 

For additional information:

Contact Customer Service. Office hours are Monday to Friday, 9 a.m to 4 p.m. 

Email: communications@cammac.ca
Phone: 819-687-3938 / 1-888-622-8755, ext. 25