Summer Camp 2023

Piano Boot Camp for the young beginners


Students will learn the following practical and important skills in a fun and supportive environment. Class size is capped at maximum 6 students so that each student will get personal attention, guidance, and support in learning these fundamental musical skills and creating a strong foundation for the continuing musical journey.

Reading skills - read - write
  • Recognize notes in treble and bass clef with speed and confidence
  • Elementary note writing skill
  • Elementary sight singing
Rhythm skills
  • Drumming from simple to complex rhythm
  • Counting beats
  • Writing simple rhythmic patterns

Once children have achieved a certain level of proficiency in music reading (notes & rhythm) they will have more confidence practicing at home. They will practice longer and more often, with a better feeling  of satisfaction and achievement.

Practice skill
  • Practice with confidence
  • Practice with fun
  • Setting daily practicing goals
  • Making good use of the metronome
  • Transitioning from reading to memorization
Fun musicianship skills
  • Recognize major/minor keys and chords
  • Recognize musical intervals
  • Recognize beats and identify simple time signatures (duple/triple) through focused listening
  • Play by ear
  • Memorization and playing blind


  • Schedule: Monday July 31 - Friday August 4, 9:30am-12:00pm
  • Ages: 5+
  • Experience: Recommended at least 3 months of prior private music lessons
  • Materials: Keyboards and learning materials will be provided!
  • Tuition: $250 - $50 discount for current students of HBSM / OC Musica
    • Full payment is due July 10th
  • Instructor: Mr Cuong Nguyen
  • Recital: On the last day of the camp
  • Location: 4952 Warner Ave, Suite 111, Huntington Beach, CA 92649