Katie Akers will be co-teaching the camp. She has nine years experience on the violin, including touring with the SIUE Suzuki tour group. She is currently a SIUE education student and Swing City Music Violin Instructor.

Summer String Camp

Angelina McLaughlin-Heil

Beginning Strings Director

To learn more about McLaughlin-Heil visit the Beginning Strings section.


Looking for a summer music camp?

String Camp Teachers

- Improve note reading skills
- Learn music theory and history
- Reinforce playing technique
- Daily guest performers or speakers

For bowed string players ages 8 to 13 with

at least one year of experience.

Monday, June 4th through Friday, June 8th

9:00 a.m. to Noon

Belleville Philharmonic Hall 116 N. Jackson St. Belleville, IL

Cost is $50 and includes a t-shirt.

Additional family members are $40 each.


Angelina McLaughlin-Heil Beginning Strings Director

Katie Akers Co-Director of Camp

​Angelina McLaughlin-Heil will be team teaching with Katie Akers! 
This is a full curriculum string camp with several guest speakers and performances. Parents are welcome to stay or drop off their student. Discount for more than one child!