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Five Day Camps

$450Purchase required to enroll
For Summer 2017, we are hosting 8 five-day themed camps!! Each camp runs 9am-3pm daily, with a real rock performance at the end of the week. For each of our camps, some experience is required on your instrument (vocals, guitar, bass, drums or keys/piano).

Shows will be on the Friday of your camp week. Shows are free and all ages and will last about 1 hour.

About School of Rock Camps...

Rock N’ Roll boot camps are 5 days of LEARNING MUSIC, PLAYING MUSIC, FUN, BAND BONDING and PERFORMANCE! In one week kids go from zero to a full set of songs and performance at a local all ages venue. Group rehearsal, music trivia, song casting, one-on-one attention from our all-star instructors, gear education, and band-related activities are all aimed at helping kids learn a set of songs and be totally ready to rock them by the end of the week. Whether you play drums, sing, shred guitar or bass or play keyboard -- you’ll have a blast.

We teach kids age 8 - 18 and recommend students have some experience coming in. A month or two of lessons at SOR before starting camp is the perfect solution for total beginners. Ask us about discounted lessons for camp prep! If you play sax, violin or any other instruments not in a traditional rock set up, we can most likely work with you! Just ask! Metal mandolin is one of our favorite additions to camp :)

If you're ready to sign up, pick your camp(s) below and sign up online. Or just call and we'll do a quick sign up over the phone, and you can ask questions!!

503-231-2945 or email: portland@schoolofrock.com

Classic Rock


For those about to rock we salute you! We are gonna cover a lot of ground here to highlight some of the best classic rock ever. Think AC/DC, Kiss, Aerosmith, ELO, Cream, The Rolling Stones, CCR, and more!

Green Day vs. Nirvana

JUNE 19 - JUNE 23 & AUG 14 - AUG 18

Green Day and Nirvana are two of the most influential trios to come out of the late 80's/early 90's. Whether it's "Basket Case" or "Smells LIke Teen Spirit" we know you're gonna love all of these songs! Ripping guitar, rad bass lines, and amazing vocals! "Here we are now, Entertain us!" It's gonna be loud and fun!

PUnK RoCk!

JULY 24 - JULY 28

Come play fast and rowdy songs for a week! Put on real punk show! Featuring bands such as The Ramones, The Clash, The Sex Pistols, The Slits, Bikini Kill, Misfits, The Germs, X, The Kinks, The Stooges, The Dead Boys, X-Ray Spex, The Bags, The Damned, The Buzzcocks and more.


JUNE 26 - JUNE 30

Out of the punk / DIY movement came the musically experimental Indie + Alternative genres. We'll cover bands such as Sonic Youth, The Smiths, The Pixies, Pavement, The Breeders, R.E.M, The Replacements, Husker Du, Dinosaur Jr., Hole, The Yeah Yeah Yeahs, Nirvana and Weezer.

Black Keys v. White Stripes

JULY 17- JULY 21

Classic Rock in the Modern Age. Come shred the bluesy rock of The Black Keys and The White Stripes. We'll do songs such as "Hardest Button To Button" and "Icky Thump" by The White Stripes. And songs like "Tighten Up" and "Gold On The Ceiling" by The Black Keys.

British Invasion


This camp will cover the best of the British Invasion: The Beatles, The Who, The Spencer Davis Group, The Rolling Stones and more!

80's Party


Everyone loves a great 80's party! This music is so much fun & will be some challenging material to help advance your playing! You won't want to miss this! Here's an idea of the songs we've done in the past:

Boys Don't Cry - The Cure, We Got The Beat - The Go Gos, Talking In Your Sleep - The Romantics, Rock You Like A Hurricane - Scorpions, Voices Carry - 'Til Tuesday, Dancing In The Dark - Bruce Springsteen.

Cancellation policy A 50% refund will be offered on canceled camps. You can change camp weeks without any fee if done within 7 days of your initial start date. Please contact School of Rock with any questions.