Form a Band! Write, record & perform your own songs!
Take home a professional recording of your music —and so much more: confidence, pride, and a new community of friends.
Summer Rock Camps at My Voice Music offer an intro to writing, recording and performing music for Portland-area youth ages 9-13.
- Ages 9-13
- No experience necessary
- In-person and virtual camps available
- Cost: In person camps $320 / Virtual camps $140
- Scholarships available. No one turned away for lack of funds.
Campers work with experienced Teaching Artists to:
- Learn how to play new instruments and sing
- Improve their skills on instruments they already play
- Write songs
- Form a band and perform for friends & family on stage on the last day of camp
- Record in our professional studio and take home a CD of their songs
My Voice Music provides sliding-scale scholarships automatically, no questions asked. If you are able to pay for programs, please do! MVM will not turn away any youth for financial reasons. Please email [email protected] to obtain a scholarship form or discount code that best fits your circumstances, or to request a spot on the waiting list.
My Voice Music is a nonprofit that amplify's young voices and ignites self-discovery through writing, recording, and performing original music. Our vision is that all youth have the opportunity to find and share their artistic voice. In addition to rock camps, we have these awesome programs that reach over 2,000 kids a year:
MVM Studios is our full recording studio and performance space in SE Portland that is open to the public where music classes, rock camps, and recording sessions take place.
Outreach Programs bring all the instruments and instruction to schools, residential facilities, and youth centers to run songwriting based music programs and workshops.