summer-stringsJennifer Kater directs this wonderful program that provides string players with an opportunity to practice and perform over the summer. Designed for students aged 7 – 18, with at least one year of experience. The Greater Decatur Summer Strings offers two one-week sessions. Camp enhances skills and playing ability and gives students performing opportunities at various special events.

Camp is scheduled for mid-June to the end of July. Please check back in the spring for exact dates, times, and registration information.


About the Instructor

Jennifer Kater is a Decatur native, having attended Mt. Zion schools and then Millikin University, where she majored in music education. She has taught music at both Decatur Christian School and St. Teresa High School. Currently, she is the music teacher at Our Lady of Lourdes. Her primary instrument is the flute, but she enjoys singing and playing most instruments. Jennifer is also active with the Municipal Band and serves as their General Manager.