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Songs of Summer 2014

A Performance Workshop for Singers

Students Ages 10-16

  • Monday, June 16 - Friday, June 20
  • 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
  • Friday Concert @ 7:00 pm
  • $155


The Master's College Music Department


Director: Sarah Dixon, M.M. {TMC Voice Faculty}
Accompanist: Ivana Cespedes {Songs of Summer Alum}
Improv Instructor:  Tricia Hulet, M.A.B.C. {TMC Theatre Arts Director}
Choir Director:  Susi Johnson {High School Choral Director, TMC Graduate}
Music Theory Instructor & Assistant:  Megan Dixon, M.M. {High School Music Teacher, TMC Graduate}
Camp Assistant:  Matthew Dixon, M.A.C.E. {High School Teacher, TMC Graduate}


  • $155
  • Payments are non-refundable.


This summer's camp is full and registration is closed.  Please check back next spring for the 2015 camp dates and information!

Each student will be required to submit the sheet music for one song that he/she should have memorized to perform during the final concert. Please see "Song Choice Standards" below.

Join us for this fun and beneficial week for all aspiring young singers!

Scholarships {Brenda Dixon Memorial}

Due to the generosity of several individuals' gifts in honor of our camp accompanist from past years, Brenda Dixon, four scholarships (of $75) are available to this year's attendees.  If you are interested in being considered for a camp scholarship, please have students write a one-page essay describing the way in which they forsee Songs of Summer enriching their involvement in music this coming year.  Essays must be emailed to no later than May 30th, and recipients will be notified by June 4th.  The amount of the schoalrship will be refunded from the initial cost.

Daily Schedule Includes:

  • Voice Class & Diction
  • Improvisation & Acting
  • Individual Voice Instruction
  • Performance Techniques
  • Music History & Theory
  • Ensemble Rehearsal

Song Choice Standards

Suggested books are listed below with age-appropriate songs for each camp. Song books may be purchased through links below or the individual titles may be purchased from

  • Broadway Songs for Kids
    • I Just Can't Wait to Be King
    • Tomorrow
    • Wendy
    • Born to Entertain
    • Maybe
    • Electricity
    • What If
    • Let Me Entertain You
    • Castle on a Cloud
    • I Always Knew
    • Expressing Yourself
    • Dites-moi (Tell Me Why)
    • Do-re-mi
    • Gary, Indiana
    • Getting Tall
    • I Don't Need Anything But You
    • I Know Things Now
    • I Whistle a Happy Tune
    • I Won't Grow Up
    • I'd Do Anything
    • It's the Hard-Knock Life
    • Little Lamb
    • Little People
    • The Lonely Goatherd
    • My Best Girl
    • The Perfect Nanny
    • So Long, Farewell
    • The Tree
    • Where is Love?
    • Who Will Buy?
    • You're Never Fully Dressed Without a Smile
    • If Momma was Married
  • Broadway Presents! Kids' Musical Theatre Anthology
    • All I Do is Dream of You
    • Alone in the Universe
    • Be Kind to Your Parents
    • Big Blue World
    • Consider Yourself
    • Different
    • Truly Scrumptious
    • The Girl I Mean to Be
    • Good Morning
    • Green Eggs and Ham
    • Heart
    • I Gotta Crow
    • I Just Can't Wait to Be King
    • I Want it Now
    • It's Possible
    • Johnny One Note
    • Part of Your World
    • Pure Imagination
    • Shy
    • Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious
    • When I Get My Name in Lights
    • Wouldn't It Be Loverly
  • Disney Collected Kids' Solos
    • Once Upon a Dream
    • Can You Feel the Love
    • Beauty and the Beast
    • You've Got a Friend in Me
    • God Help the Outcasts
    • Reflection
    • The Work Song
    • Baby Mine
    • The Bare Necessities
    • Bibbidi-bobbidi-boo
    • We're All in This Together
    • Candle On the Water
    • Chim Chim Cher-ee
    • Cruella De Vil
    • A Dream is a Wish Your Heart Makes
    • Ev'rybody Wants to Be a Cat
    • Feed the Birds
    • I'm Late
    • I've Got No Strings
    • It's a Small World
    • Lavender Blue
    • Les Poissons
    • Let's Go Fly a Kite
    • The Lord is Good to Me
    • Love is a Song
    • Never Smile at a Crocodile
    • The Perfect Nanny
    • The Second Star to the Right
    • So This is Love
    • Some Day My Prince Will Come
    • The Unbirthday Song
    • When I See an Elephant Fly
    • When You Wish Upon a Star
    • A Whole New World
    • Winnie the Pooh
    • With a Smile and a Song
    • Zip-a-dee-doo-dah
  • Church Solos for Kids
    • I'm in the Lord's Army
    • Zacchaeus
    • Amazing Grace
    • Jesus Loves the Little Children
    • Just As I Am
    • Oh, How I Love Jesus
    • This Little Light of Mine
    • Jesus Loves Me
    • Trust and Obey
    • Down in My Heart
    • What a Friend We Have in Jesus
    • This is My Father's World
    • I Would be True
    • Tell Me the Stories of Jesus
    • Jacob's Ladder

The following additional repertoire is also acceptable: