Attend the Summer Symposium Free: Extended discounts for Bus Captains
As a bus captain, you'll organize a bus with your students and promote the bus with Music for All's help and marketing assistance to students from other schools.
As a bus captain, you will:
Attend the Summer Symposium at no cost (up to a $610 value!)
Increase your student count! Count each registered and paying student camper on your bus as one of your students, entitling you to one free student or director slot for each 12 paying campers on the bus.
Offer students our lowest enrollment fees (with deposit of $250 made by March 31 to hold the Super Saver; by May 21 to hold the Early Bird fee.)
Add a bus to an existing route: organize a bus to join another bus along an established route and connect your efforts with other directors.
When you become a Bus Captain, you are not in it alone!
Bill Galvin, Music for All Consultant and Get On The Bus Coordinator will be available throughout the process to offer guidance and answer questions. Bill successfully organized a bus from the Pittsburgh area to the Summer Symposium for many years.
The Music for All office is also here to help you and has created a Bus Captain Kit to get you started!
The Bus Captain Kit exists to help you navigate through the process of planning and managing your bus to the Summer Symposium. The items of the kit are below, available for download. You can also request that the kit be mailed to you be emailing Haley Sparks, Participant Relations Coordinator at