Special Events

There are special events during the summer in every session, performances, masterclasses, shows and all-camp events...

Session Two

Patriotic Pops and Side by Side with Members of the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra
Our outstanding 4th of July celebration includes an international exposition and a patriotic music concert that is capped off with our annual spectacular fireworks display.

Members of the BSO will join the French Woods Symphony Orchestra in a performance and will spend a day at camp teaching master classes.

Race for the Arts
All Camp 4K Race for the Arts, donations benefit Hancock-French Woods Arts Alliance

Session Three

Concerto Night
Now in its 15th year, Concerto Night is an evening that spotlights some of the best and brightest students in our music program. Selected by audition, students are invited to perform a movement of a concerto with our camp orchestra. This evening is now another in our Side by Side Series with members of The Baltimore Symphony Orchestra. BSO members will coach our soloists and work with all of our students before our rehearsal and performance.

Race for the Arts
All Camp 4K Race for the Arts, donations benefit Hancock-French Woods Arts Alliance

Session 4

Side by Side with members of the New York Pops and Friends Hailed as the “Biggest Night of The Summer” The Side by Side with The New York Pops has become the capstone of our music offerings at French Woods. Led by Maestro Steven Reineke (music director, The New York Pops) this evening brings the best of our instrumental program together with our theater program. Fifteen members of the acclaimed New York Pops teach all of our students and then perform side by side with our Symphony Orchestra. More than 100 people take the stage in this Gala evening that celebrates the classics, film composers and of course Broadway.

Final Burn and Closing Ceremonies
The last night of camp features a late night candle lighting ceremony and a final burn to close out the summer.

Race for the Arts
All Camp 4K Race for the Arts, donations benefit Hancock-French Woods Arts Alliance

 

Would you like to know more?

Call or email us to talk to a camp director... 
(607) 637-8400 / admin@frenchwoods.com

Address

199 Bouchoux Brook Rd
Hancock, NY 13783

Contacts

Email: admin@frenchwoods.com
Phone: (607) 637-8400
Fax: (845) 503-2179

Winter Office

PO box 770100
Coral Springs, FL 33077