Summer Piano Camp

Registration is CLOSED for Piano Camp. All available slots have been filled. If you have additional questions please contact Pam Miller at 828-251-6432.

Achieve a deeper love and appreciation for music through enhancement of enjoying piano playing. For one week you will be a part of an encouraging community where you will expand your knowledge and improve your abilities through daily lecture, ensemble work, performance, private lessons and master classes led by talented and knowledgeable faculty.

One-week Camp – June 17-21, 2019

8:45 am  4:00 pm daily
Lunch included everyday
Space is limited
Tuition $350.00 per student before April 30, 2019
Tuition after April 30, 2019 is $375

Piano Camp Faculty

Dr. Hwa-Jin Kim, Executive Piano Camp Director
T: 828.681.9732

Tate Addis – Piano
Dr. Bill Bares, Associate Professor UNCA -Jazz Piano
Dr. Wayne Kirby, Professor UNCA – Tai-Chi
Dr. Grace Lee – Piano
Matthew Richmond, Lecturer UNCA – Rhythm
Dr. Michael Ruiz, Professor UNCA – Physics
Chuck Taft, Adjunct Faculty UNCA – Chorus and Conducting

Piano Camp Staff

Pamela Miller – Camp Manager
Gabrielle Tee – Student Counselor/Activities


  • Aural Skills
  • Theory
  • Sight Singing
  • Rhythm Exercises
  • Conducting
  • Ensemble work
  • Supervised Practice Sessions
  • Music History
  • Private Lessons
  • Fun recreation activities, like Tai Chi for beginners

Student Eligibility

Piano students in middle and high school (rising 6th -12th grade) intermediate through advanced piano level. Students should bring at least two memorized, polished pieces, as well as new music for study. Ensemble music will be provided via email/mail prior to camp.