Open to students ages 9-14 with at least one year experience on violin, viola, cello, and bass.

June 10-14th – Monday- Friday

9am – Noon

First United Methodist Church

Director: Nicole McKenzie

Teacher: Kristi Holstein

String students will gain skills in a fun, supportive environment. Activities include ensemble playing, music-based games, and lots of time spent playing your instrument. A performance for families will be held on the last day of camp.

The cost of the camp is $125 per student.   Please contact Katie Szopa at or call 805-284-9125 with any questions.  You can sign up online below, or print out a registration form, fill out and send into our office with payment.  We have a limited amount of scholarships available for students who receive free/reduced lunch.  If you are in need of a scholarship, do NOT sign up online.  Print out one of the registration forms below, fill it out and bring in with a copy of your free/reduced lunch letter.  Scholarship cost is $25 per student.  No full refunds after June 1, 2019.  If cancellation is before June 1st, we will hold back a $50 processing fee.



Funding support was provided by the Arts Making Impact Grant Program, a partnership between the Santa Barbara
Bowl and the County Arts Commission and the Performing Arts Scholarship Foundation.

Or print and fill out a String Camp Registration Form.

*This camp was formerly the Goleta Valley Junior High String Camp, run by Jeff Peterson.  We are honored that Jeff has passed the torch to SBEF.

Instrumentos de Cuerda 2019

• Abierto a estudiantes de 9 a 14 años con al menos un año de experiencia tocando el violín, viola, violonchelo o contrabajo
• Será de Lunes- Friday, Junio 10-14th, de 9am a Noon
• Tendrá lugar First United Methodist Church, 305 E. Anapamu Street Santa Barbara, CA 93101

Actividades: Instrucción en grupos, orquesta, musicalidad, historia de los instrumentos de cuerda

Directore: Nicole McKenzie

Punto de contacto: Katie Szopa at or 805-284-9125



Precio: $125 por estudiante, escriba su cheque en nombre de SBEF
Mande el formulario de matriculación a Santa Barbara Education Foundation
Attention: Katie Szopa 1330 State Street Suite 201 Santa Barbara, CA 93101

Si gustaría recibir una beca para su estudiante. ($25 por estudiante)