Traverse City Music Camp 2017!


The Details: When: July 27-August 4, 2017. Where: Central United Methodist Church, Traverse City, MI Who: Open to students in grades 6-12. What: Collective Composition, Arranging, Lessons and Performances The Essence:  During this year’s camp you will work with your friends to compose music and create unique musical arrangements.  To…

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Vote for Dan!!!

Dan, Archi co-founder and executive director, is a semi-finalist for Music & Arts’ Educator of the Year award! Vote to help him become a finalist so he can travel to the Midwest Conference in Chicago and speak about our work! Here’s the link! Meet Our 2016 Music Educator of the…

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Archipelago XII

We are excited to host our twelfth version of the Traverse City Music Camp at the Central United Methodist Church. I chose the word version to highlight the changes that result from the yearly deliberations by the Archipelago Project Teaching Artists. We believe in being lifelong learners, therefore we are…

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Learning to Fly

Ethan (drums), Ashley (bass), and Dan (tuba).

Traverse City, MI (February 26, 2015) – You wouldn’t think two Traverse City natives and a music camp could have such an impact in Baltimore’s inner-city. But they do. Ethan Lucas, a product of Traverse City East Middle School, Central High School and Archipelago Project’s Summer Music Camp recently spent…

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New Website!


After approximately 8 years with the same website design (roughly an eon in Internet years) we have finally upgraded!  The new design will make it much easier to share articles, news and posts through email and social media outlets – not to mention it is easier on the eyes! New…

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