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July Open Mic and Jam Session

Our Open Mic & Jam Session ~ this coming Wednesday, July 10th, starting at 7:00pm! The Open Mic goes for an hour until 8:00pm & then the Jam Session starts from 8:00-9:00pm. And you'll get a chance to perform on RiverCity's Garage Stage in our new expanded space! Drop in anytime or stay the entire time | Open to all, family and friends invited | Free | All ages | All skill levels! πŸŽΈπŸŽ€πŸ₯πŸŽ·πŸŽ»

July Open Mic & Jam - Wednesday July 10th 7pm

It's time again for our June Open Mic & Jam Session ~ this coming Wednesday, June 12th, starting at 7:00pm! Open Mic from 7:00-8:00pm & Jam Session from 8:00-9:00pm. And you'll get a chance to perform on RiverCity's Garage Stage in our new expanded space! Drop in anytime or stay the entire time | Open to all (bring friends) | Free | All ages | All skill levels! πŸŽΈπŸŽ€πŸ₯πŸŽ·πŸŽ»

Summer Rock Camp 2017 Highlights

Last night our Summer Rock Campers completed the camp week with a show at Shotski's Pizza. It was a great week of music and fun. The students learned how to play rock songs ranging from AC/DC. The Kinks, Green Day, Weezer, The Rolling Stones, and also wrote and composed three original rock songs. The campers learned how to record their original songs and you can listen here. In addition to all of this they created a music video, created custom t-shirts, buttons, and concert posters. 

Save 25% on Summer Rock Camp!

Register now for Summer Rock Camp and save 25% to celebrate our 2nd Anniversary! Offer good until Sunday, February 12th. Summer. Summer Rock Camp is open to students of all skill levels ages 6-17. Students learn to perform songs, write their own music, record songs, and finish off the week with a camp show at a local venue for family and friends. Summer Rock Camp is Monday, June 26th through Friday, June 30th from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. For more information and/or to register please visit Summer Rock Camp.

rivercity rock star academy ovation scholarship fund

We offer scholarships for kids and teens ages 7-17 for our music programs--Young Rockers, Rockers, & Legends. RiverCity Rock Star Academy is a proud participant in the Ovation Music Fund (formerly the Rock School Scholarship Fund).  The deadline for the next funding cycle is MARCH 1st and any scholarships awarded to eligible applicants will cover our Spring Session starting in April 2017. Scholarship funding may pay up to 100% of the tuition cost of our programs and also include a weekly private 30 minute lesson for the season. To learn more and to complete the application please visit the Ovation Music Fund. Thanks to the generosity of our donors and fund-raising efforts at our shows, we have been able to provide music education to local area students. If you or your business would like to donate to the scholarship fund and help aspiring musicians, please visit Ovation Music Fund Donation Page or send an email to Ovation Music Fund and designate for Salem Oregon's RiverCity Rock Star Academy.


Auditions for The Royals January 9th, 2017

The Royals performance group is an on-going, year-long program and students must be able to commit for the 12 months. We have a few open spots for Royals and we will be having an audition on January 9th. Students in the Royals performance group meet for weekly rehearsals Monday nights from 7-9pm. Students ages 14-18 must be enrolled in either Rockers and/or Legends to be eligible for the program For these students there are no additional tuition costs or fees. For students ages 19-20 they may enroll in The Royals Program only for a fee of $159 per month (no discounts or special pricing apply for this program).  To set up an audition and learn about the requirements please visit The Royals.