Camps and Conferences

Piano Academy

The Piano Academy is a program for beginners to advanced students.  Weekly instruction is offered at all levels and will receive 12 weekly lessons per semester.   Private lessons will be offered to all levels of students ages 6 and up, pending availability of instructors.  

Limited to 25 registrants per semester.

2021 - 2022 Dates:

  • Fall - September - December 2021
  • Spring - Early February to May

Register Online

Fall Academy | Closed
Spring Academy | TBA

Online registration closes 10/04/21 for Fall and 02/14/22 for Spring,  if not sold out.

Registration Questions

Registrants will be asked the following questions in the registration.  Please have the information prior to registering:

  • Registrant name; address, phone, email; school; birth date; gender identity; race/ethnicity (optional); health insurance; emergency contacts information; allergies and medication; limitations or restrictions
  • Age, school, years of experience, grade, how did you hear about this event; accommodations/comments


  • 7 - 12 Grade
  • Adult
  • Voice Teacher
  • Choir Director

Voice Type

  • Soprano
  • Mezzo-Soprano
  • Tenor
  • Baritone
  • Bass-Baritone
  • Bass
  • Other

Group Session Choices

  • Musical theatre styles and pedagogy (workshop for music teachers)
  • Vocal health and technique
  • Jazz vocal styles and improvisation
  • Stage deportment
  • Belting for beginners
  • Practice strategies and learning repertoire
  • Foreign language diction

We do NOT accept day of registrations. 

Credit Card

Your online registration and payment are always safe and secure.  We accept MasterCard and Visa credit card payments in our online registration system.  We will NOT accept credit card payments over the phone.  We will accept checks made out to "UW-Whitewater" and mailed to UW-Whitewater Camps and Conferences, 800 West Main Street, Room 2005 Roseman Hall, Whitewater WI 53190.

Confirmation Emails
Once you register, a confirmation email will be sent to your email account. Contact if you do not receive this confirmation email. Historically, email accounts used from,, and are blocked from receiving notifications from us or may end up in your spam folder. You are able to register using these accounts; however, you will not receive emails from us. Please make sure you have a working email address on file with us to be able to receive important announcements and updates about this event.

Cost Information


  • Intruction with a Student Instructor - $236
  • Instruction with a Faculty Instructor - $350

The fee includes 12 private lessons, instruction and insurance.  

Note: Upon receipt of your registration, the Coordinator will contact you to set up private lesson times.  Prorated lesson costs due to late registration must be approved by the director.

No refunds are available for this event unless a participant needs to cancel because of COVID illness.  A full refund will be given due to COVID illness.  All cancellation requests must be submitted to

We reserve the right to cancel any event due to low enrollment; in this case, all fees paid will be refunded.

Sponsorships & Awards Redemption
For those participants who will be receiving a sponsorship to attend this event: Register and use the promo code your sponsor gave you. The sponsorship will be deducted from your invoice.  Any remaining balance remains the participant's responsibility. Any cancellations will result in the sponsorship funds being returned to the supporting organization.

Any qualifying discounts given by the event will not be applied after you have paid in full. Be sure to use the promo code during check out to receive your discount. You will be charged if you do not qualify for requested discount at the start of event.

A processing fee will be assessed if a refund is issued due to overpayment on your account.

Questions, received an award/scholarship without a promo code or want to use two promo codes? Please call Continuing Education Services at 262-472-3165 or email before registering to avoid overpayment fees.

Want to Sponsor a Registrant?
You can sponsor a registrant and cover all or partial fees. We have received requests in the past from schools, companies, organizations, friends and family members that would like to send their chosen registrant to a specific event. If you would like to sponsor a registrant, you can request a promo code that you may give to your chosen registrant. Click here for more details.

No Discounts Available

Meet the Staff

Karen Boe

Karen Boe
Piano Academy Director

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