In 2011, Chansong Canadian International Conservatory of Music will be hosting its English and French Language Camps in Montreal for teenage international students at Lambda School of Music and Fine Arts located in the West Island of Montreal.
Chansong advocates an integrated learning experience that blends learning with fun. It promotes balanced development of character while maximizing the potential of the young learner.
The goal of this summer program is to provide the best educational opportunities to students through exposure to world-class musicians and educators. This camp aims to inspire creativity, and to provide opportunities for students to learn English and French through cultural immersion.
Chansong’s summer program prepares students to face the competitive demands of the modern world while maintaining a healthy and balanced life-style. It offers students a foretaste of studying abroad while providing a supportive and friendly atmosphere where students acquire important life attributes such as creativity, discipline, confidence and stamina, character, interpersonal relationships and leadership skills through immersion.
STUDY IN MONTREAL
Montreal is a uniquely bilingual city in North America. It provides a unique environment for students to learn and practice English and French in a living and dynamic context.
Canada is recognized as one of the largest, cleanest and safest countries of the world. Lambda is a school that emphasizes on security. It is equipped with 24-hour video-recorded surveillance system and entrance supervision at the reception.
Professors are professionally trained in first aid and cardiopulmonary resuscitation. Lambda's state-of-the-art facilities and world-class professors offer an unparalleled educational and inspiring experience for learners of all ages and levels.
FREQUENT "LIVE" CAMP VIDEO UPDATES
Every few days, Chansong will upload current video footage of snippets taken from our camps to our website. Parents can have access to these videos online to keep updated with the activities of their children. This offers parents a level of confidence towards the well-being of their children, as well as keeps parents informed of the dynamics of the camp.
Sight-seeing, Tours, Guided visits of Universities and major landmarks of Montreal
Language Camp students will also experience cultural immersion through guided tours - including campuses of major universities in Quebec, and fun excursion to unique touristic landmarks of Montreal such as visits to museums, historical and cultural venues, and attending various cultural and outdoor activities.
Diverse Musical and Artistic Experiences
Music Camp students experience a wide range of activities in the Chansong summer camp includes musical instruction, daily musical practice, painting and drawing, photography and videography, cooking, language immersion, dance, and group games. The goal is to cultivate discipline, stamina, creativity, independence, responsibility, resourcefulness, leadership, and a healthy life style. Daily activities are supervised by experienced camp counsellors who can fluently speak English, French and Chinese.
In music training, students will benefit from the unique Chansong Method, where musicality, musical appreciation and performance skills are cultivated simultaneously from the earliest stages of learning.
Upon completion of the summer program, students will perform in a live concert and receive a certificate of completion for the program. For students who wish to fully challenge their performance capacities, they also have the option of participating in examinations, auditions and evaluations.
During their stay, students will reside at the homes of in pre-selected host families. Chansong maintain close contact with host families to ensure that students receive care and attention in a supportive environment while they are away from home. Meals will be provided in the homestay program.
Chansong language immersion camps provide a high level of security for our students. Our campus is equipped with 24-hour surveillance systems, and entrance access is controlled by our reception staff. Students and members of the school community are required to sign-in and sign-out upon arrival and departure.