10th Annual Cello Camp
June 8, 2010
BLOOMINGTON, Ill.— Illinois Wesleyan University will host its tenth annual Cello Camp
The program, which enrolls 30 participants from more than 10 states, includes daily
private lessons, cello ensembles, master classes, elective classes and concert performances
as well. Free and open to the public, all concerts will be held in Westbrook Auditorium
of Presser Hall (1210 Park St., Bloomington).
The camp will officially open at 7:30 p.m. on Thursday, with a performance by camp
faculty—Nina Gordon, associate professor of music and founder/director of the program,
Serafim Smigleskiy, Ian Maksin, Adriana LaRosa Ransom and Dana Hughlett.
Student concerts will be held Sunday, June 13 at 3 p.m., Wednesday, June 16 at 7:30
p.m. and Friday, June 18 at 7:30 p.m. The camp will conclude with the 16th annual
Midwest Cello Celebration on Sunday, June 20 at l p.m. in Westbrook, highlighting
students, faculty and guest participants.
For additional information, contact Lisa Nelson, instructor of violin and viola/String
Preparatory Department coordinator at (309) 556-3547.
Contact: Sherry Wallace, (309) 556-3181