Harmony Explosion

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  • When, where and how much are the tickets for the Saturday night performance?

The performance will be held on Saturday, June 10, 2017 at 7:00 PM at the Gleason Performing Arts Center on the Campus of the Florida Institute of Technology, 150 W. University Blvd., Melbourne, FL 32901.  The tickets are $20.00 each and may be purchased by clicking this button or at the door. Buy Saturday Evening Show Tickets

  • What are the check-in procedures?

 Please arrive at the Florida Institute of Technology campus, Gleason Performing Arts Center lobby on June 8th, 2017 between 1:00 pm and 3:00 pm for room check-in.  The first General Session will begin at 3:30 pm at Gleason.  Please see the attached map for the location of Gleason on the FIT Campus.  The girls will be staying in Columbia Village.  The boys will be staying in Harris Village.  Campus Map

  • What should I bring to camp?

LINENS AND PILLOWS ARE NOT PROVIDED – Bring your own. Beds are twin size long but regular twin sheets will fit. Bring sheets, blanket, pillows and pillow cases, towel, wash cloth, soap, toiletries, etc.  Please no scented deodorant, perfume or cologne.
•Comfortable shoes and clothing
PLEASE COPY and BRING YOUR OWN SHEET MUSIC, with notes and words LEARNED prior to arriving at camp.
•The show uniform will be nice jeans and a camp provided t-shirt.

  • When is the Camp “officially” over?

The Camp is “officially” over immediately following the Saturday evening show.  If you need to stay Saturday night please contact Camp Director, Arne Helbig, – (813) 310-6914 or campdirector@sunshinehx.org.  An additional $23 fee will apply for a Saturday night stay. You may purchase the additional night stay by clicking this button. Participants – Purchase Saturday night stay

  • Is there a deadline for registering?

The DEADLINE FOR REGISTERING IS MAY 19, 2017.  We need to impose this date in order to meet the Florida Institute of Technology deadlines for dorm rooms and food – as well as to have the music in the hands of Students and Music Educators before school adjourns for the summer.

  • How many students do you accept?

We will accept the first 75 male students and 75 female students who register on this site, mail in the release form and pay the registration fee. There is no limit on the number of Music Educators registering.  We realize that this program will only be successful with the support of our Music Educators.

  • Are there adult chaperones?

There will be an adult chaperone assigned for every ten (10) students.

  • What are the responsibilities of chaperones?

The chaperone responsibilities are contained in the document that can be downloaded by clicking this link HX Chaperone Responsibilities

  • How can I help support your efforts with the Harmony Explosion Camp?

We will gladly accept any and all donations.  PARENTS – it costs approximately $250.00 for a student to attend this camp.  If you can afford more than the $100.00 registration fee please consider making an additional donation to this program.  Thank you for your help!  Please click this button to send us your donation. Donate to Harmony Explosion Camp

  • Can I send a check for a student registration rather than use the online payment method?

Yes, make your check payable to: Sunshine District HX Camp and mail to:

Steve Cragg, Co-Camp Director

411 Bon Aire Ave 

Tampa, FL 33617