Camps and courses 2010
VILLA RUUSULA FOLK MUSIC SUMMER CAMPS 2009
1. JUNE 7-11, 2010 FOLK MUSIC CAMP FOR 6-9-YEAR-OLD CHILDREN
2. JUNE 14-18, 2010 FOLK MUSIC CAMP FOR 9-14-YEAR-OLD CHILDREN AND YOUTH
3. JUNE 21-24, 2010 FOLK MUSIC FOR KIDS! FOLK MUSIC CAMP FOR 3-6-YEAR-OLDS AND THEIR GUARDIANS
4. JUNE 28 - JULY 2, 2010 FOLK MUSIC FOR EDUCATORS OF YOUNG CHILDREN AND ALL THOSE WORKING WITH FOLK MUSIC
THE CAMPS INCLUDE PLAYING INSTRUMENTS, SINGING AND DANCING
Your instrument may be a 5-, 10-, 15 or 39-string kantele.
You may also receive training in the basics of playing a 2-row
accordion, harmonium, bass, percussions or guitar. The camp also has a
rhythm workshop. In addition, campers will be introduced to various
other folk instruments and we will dance and sing every day.
1 and 2 cost 320 €, camp 3 costs 250 e / children or adult, or 600 e (
1 adult + 2 child. ) tai 750 e / ( 1 + 3 ) € and camp 4 costs 350 €.
All prices include teaching, full accommodation, recreational
activities and insurance for the duration of the entire camp.
20 campers will be admitted to each camp in the order of registration.
Confirm your place by paying a 50 € deposit with your registration. The
remaining payment is to be paid by May 21, 2010. REGISTRATION FORM
TEACHERS The head instructors at the camps are Doctor of Music Sari Kaasinen, kantele and singing, Marjo Smolander, kantele and Jukka Kyllönen, guitar, bass and percussions.
INSTRUMENTS If you do not have your own instrument ( kantele ), you may borrow one for the duration of the camp.
will stay in rooms for 4-6 people. Bring your own sheets or sleeping
bag. It is also possible to stay in your own tent or caravan.
price includes breakfast, lunch, an afternoon snack, and dinner.
Allergies and other restrictions concerning food will be taken into
account. The food is good and there is enough for everyone!
FREE TIME The
camp offers you other activities besides playing an instrument!!
Recreational activities are organised by camp supervisors and the camp
grandmother and grandfather, who may take you fishing or hiking on a
nature trail, among other things. We swim and use the sauna every day.
The beach is shallow and sandy. There is also a large trampoline and a
VILLA RUUSULA Villa
Ruusula in located in Rääkkylä, North Karelia, on the shores of Lake
Pyhäselkä. The nearest railway station is in Kitee, 35 km away. The
distance to Joensuu Airport is 70 km. We can help to organise
transportation from the railway station or the airport to Villa
Ruusula, if needed. Villa Ruusula is almost like being at a summer
CAMP INSURANCE Campers
are insured for the duration of the camp in case of injury. We
recommend that you insure musical instruments through, e.g., home
FURTHER INFORMATION The camp programme and brochure as well as the registration form are available at www.sarikaasinen.com. For further information, contact Sari Kaasinen, tel. +358 50 564 0930 or firstname.lastname@example.org. The camp programme may be subject to change.
WELCOME TO LEARN AND SPEND YOUR SUMMER AT VILLA RUUSULA!