TOPEKA, Kan. - Young musicians are taking advantage of their summer break to make a little music.
Summer Strings Camp and a Youth Orchestra Academy kicked off Monday at Washburn University.
The strings camp is sponsored by the Topeka Symphony. It is designed for young musicians who play a string instrument.
July 7 - 11, camp emphasizes ensemble performance, sectional rehearsals, music theory, combined orchestra rehearsals and other fun activities.
Music directors are Carolyn Rich Voth and Carolyn Sandquist. Voth conducts the Youth Philharmonic and Sandquist conducts the Debut Orchestra, both part of the Topeka Symphony Youth Ensembles program.