Brio Music Camp | June 8th -12th

Join other children (ages 3-9) for a week of Music and Movement, including listening to a variety of music, playing classroom instruments, and drawing to music. Students will be exploring the connection between music and movement, incorporating nature walks, storytelling, concert listening, singing, and much more!
(Brio Music Camp is offered through  the Academy of Music in partnership with Fusion Arts -
Brio means brillance, vitality, with energy.


June 8th-12th
9:30 a.m.-12 p.m.


Friday, 11:30 a.m. located in Riley Hall Room 1106

Daily Schedule

9:30-9:45 Welcome and Daily Intro 
9:45-10:30 Individual Explorations at Station
10:30-11 Large Group Activity
11-11:15 Snack/Bathroom Break
11:15-11:45 Small Group Activity
11:45-12 Large Group Review and Wrap-Up



Mikki Johnston

Karene Johnston


 $100 + $15 registration fee = $115


University of Northwestern
Riley Hall, Room 1106


Registration opens: April 1, 2014

Registration deadline: June 9, 2014


*Late Registration Fee $20

Refund Policy: 50% refund if student withdraws after the registration deadline

Registration Fee is nonrefundable


How: Register online or contact the Academy of Music office at 651-631-5108 to register over the phone.

About the Instructors

Mikki Johnston

Mikki Johnston holds a Bachelor of Music in Violin Performance from the University of Northwestern, St. Paul and a Master of Music in Violin Performance from the University of Minnesota. She is a member of the Suzuki Association of the Americas, runs her own violin studio, StudioJ, and is the Artistic Director of Fusion Arts, a non-profit organization. She is passionate about helping kids discover the beauty of music and equipping them with the tools necessary for their own expression thereof.

Karene Johnston

Karene Johnston is Minnesota state licensed pre-school through sixth grade teacher. She has taught all ages, but specialized in preschool for many years. She graduated from the University of Minnesota with a degree in Elementary Education with a minor in music. She teaches dance and is the co-founder of Fusion Arts, a 501(c)3 non-profit organization. She is inspired to make learning fun through kinesthetic experiences incorporating music and movement.

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