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

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.

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.