Camp Week: July 30 – August 5, 2023, North Central College (NCC)
Campers are expected to learn their music before the Camp week. Music will be emailed by July 10th. One or two progress checks (each up to one-hour) by an OPUS Faculty will facilitate proper practice during July.
- Orientation: Afternoon of Sunday July 30th. Campers gather for classes such as Arts Connections Seminar, handbells, large ensemble sectionals, technique class, a fun “meet ‘n greet” session, and registration.
- Camp Week: Campers are in attendance from 8:45 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. Monday, Thursday and Friday. 5:30 pm dismissal for Tuesday and Wednesday. Early arrival & late pick-up options are available by prior arrangement.
- “Listen to Our Young Artists” Concert: Saturday, August 5th, Wentz Concert Center, Naperville.
Faculty to select camper ensembles to perform on August 7th in Wentz Concert Hall for Salute, Honor, and Love Concert dedicated to veterans and seniors.
Additional performance at a renowned venue in western suburb on August 8th or 9th.
A general Time/Type of Class schedule will be posted in April. Detailed individual camper’s Classroom Schedule will come 3 to 5 days before the camp.