ASL Music Camp
Unlock Your Musical Interpretation Skills
Are You Ready to Elevate Your Musical Interpretation Skills?
Designed for interpreters, both certified and non-certified, as well as music enthusiasts, this immersive program is your gateway to a world where music and sign language unite to create unforgettable experiences.
July 8 to 12, 2024
Payment plan via Afterpay or Klarna available
Why ASL Music Camp?
Experience Music in a Whole New Way
Are you passionate about music? We believe that music is a universal language, and through sign language, you can express the heart and soul of every melody. Whether you're an interpreter or a music lover, this program will transform the way you experience music.
Build Confidence and Skills
Unleash your full potential as a music interpreter. Gain confidence in interpreting various music genres, from classical to hip-hop. Learn the art of capturing the essence of music, from instrumentals to lyrics, and convey it seamlessly through sign language.
Really Connect and Collaborate
Network with fellow Deaf and hearing interpreters and music enthusiasts. Collaborate with passionate individuals who share your love for music and sign language. Forge connections that will support your growth as an interpreter.
What's Included In The Package*
Enjoy exciting recreational activities that add a dash of adventure to your learning experience.
Savor mouthwatering dishes that will satisfy your taste buds and keep you energized throughout the camp.
Enjoy ASL-centric lodging for relaxation and casual interaction, enhancing your ASL experiences.
*Travel to/from camp not included. Limited seats. Schedule and other details provided after registration.
Empowering Workshops For ASL Interpreters
Music Interpreting is More Than Words: Intensive Musicality
Unlock the true essence of music interpretation beyond just lyrics. Delve into the rich layers of composition, harmony, and rhythm, exploring how each instrument speaks its own language. Gain insights into the chemistry of music and its profound impact on the Deaf brain.
Music Interpreting Perspective from the Community of Black Deaf
Artists and Interpreters
Immerse yourself in the cultural nuances of Black Deaf artistry and interpretation. Discover the appropriate portrayal of artists, navigating slang, and conveying the intricate wordplay of rap and hip-hop. Expand your understanding of interpretation goals, empowering deaf patrons to connect with music authentically.
Effectively Teaming in a Concert Setting
Master the art of collaboration and support in the dynamic world of concerts and festivals. Explore the essential skills of teamwork, trust, and preparation, essential for delivering outstanding access in fast-paced environments. Elevate your concert interpreting prowess.
Music and Ethics: A Choreographed Dance
Embark on a journey of ethical exploration within the music industry. Navigate real-world scenarios, fostering healthy decision-making strategies rooted in professional conduct. Engage in collaborative discussions to cultivate a culture of integrity and accountability.
Social Media Management as an Ally/Interpreter
Navigate the complexities of social media management with integrity and sensitivity. Learn best practices for creating compliant, considerate, and engaging content that fosters meaningful connections within the Deaf community.
More workshops will be posted soon!