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With FIVE different program offerings this summer, RealJams Academy has the right program for you!


  1. RealJams Core (Andover & Burlington)

  2. RealJams Advanced (Burlington)

  3. Digital Recording (Burlington)

  4. A Cappella (Burlington - also offered during April Break 2014)

  5. Music and Theater (Burlington)



RealJams 2014 School Break and Summer Music Programs!


Spring Break (Massachusetts): April 21 - 25


Summer Break*: July 7 - August 15

*Ask about our mutli-week discounts





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All RealJams Academy Options will meet

Monday through Friday from 

9:00am to 4:00pm for ages 10-18


Option 1: RealJams Academy Core Program


 (offered in Andover and Burlington) 

Summer Session Schedule:

  • Session 1 (July 7th-11th)

  • Session 2 (July 14th-18th)

  • Session 3 (July 21st-25th)

  • Session 4 (July 28th-August 1st)

  • Session 5 (August 4th-8th)

  • Session 6 August 11th-15th)


The original RealJams Academy!
This one-of-a kind opportunity gives you total access to our recording studio, lesson rooms, practice space, performance hall--every inch of our unique music school--under the expert guidance of Real School instructors. You'll take music lessons, form a band, write your own songs, make a music video and more! And to cap it all off, you'll step on the Real Room stage to perform your music - live! - in front of family, friends and all of your screaming fans.

  • Join your own band

  • Write and record original music

  • Shoot a music video

  • Perform a live show

  • Learn from industry experts

  • Attend clinics led by pros





Option 2: RealJams Advanced Program


 (offered in Burlington)

This a two week program that is scheduled from July 7 to July 19 

*students are accepted by invite or audition only

contact Bill Doss about auditioning @

Our RealJams Advanced Core program has been designed to give each student the necessary tools and skills to succeed within a band setting as well as an individual musician.  Students will record a 3 song EP, tour Berklee College of Music and the Zildjian factory and perform at the Hard Rock Cafe in Boston.

  • Play in a band

  • Record three original songs at Q-Division Studios

  • Attend instrumental labs

  • Attend seminars

  • Tour the Zildjian Factory

  • Tour Berklee College Of Music

  • Shoot a music video

  • Perform at The Hard Rock CafĂ©!

  • Design and create a website for your band




Option 3: Digital Recording

 (offered in Burlington)

  • Session 1 (July 7th-11th)

  • Session 2 (July 14th-18th)

  • Session 3 (July 21st-25th)

  • Session 4 (July 28th-August 1st)

  • Session 5 (August 4th-8th)

  • Session 6 August 11th-15th)


Interested in digital recording and audio production? Our Digital Recording program is for you!

  • Learn how to record and mix audio

  • Learn how to apply MIDI and loops to your music

  • Learn the bascis of "Reaper"- a powerful recording and sequencing software

  • Sit in on recording sessions with instrumentalists and vocalists

  • Write, record, and mix your own song to be played at the final showcase!






Option 4: RealJams A Cappella

(offered in Burlington)

  • April school vacation week (Apr 21 - 25)
  • Session 5 (August 4th-8th)
  • Session 6 August 11th-15th) A_Cappella_2014


students age 13 -18 are accepted by invite or audition only

contact Tim Bongiovanni about auditioning @


From April 21st to April 25th singers will experience their voices in a whole new way. We will be singing, arranging, recording, and beatboxing our way through this amazing week of intensive a cappella immersion.

  • Join an A Cappella group

  • Learn original arrangements written by professionals

  • Write their own A Cappella arrangements

  • Record their own arrangements

  • Shoot a music video

  • Play a live show





Option 5: RealJams Music and Theater


 (offered in Burlington) 


The Music and Theater Program at Real Jams Academy is a two week intensive program that challenges students to utilize teamwork and leadership skills towards creating a  brand new work of Musical Theater. Students will learn an expanded set of musical, theatrical and creative skills while developing a greater understanding and appreciation for songwriting, character building and the art of storytelling.


  • Write your own musical theater show

  • Create an original cast recording

  • Learn from industry pros

  • Theatrical classes and exercises  

  • Study songs and scenes from Broadway shows

  • Perform your original musical