Summer Music Camp

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Summer Music Camp

Date Location Fee
June 9-14, 2019 Southern Illinois University Carbondale See Below

 

Students can choose from focused tracks of High School Band, Junior High Band, Jazz Improv, Color Guard, Drum Major, and Marching Percussion. Caring faculty help build musical skills, and fun evening activities build friendships that will last a lifetime. A team of trained counselors are with our campers 24-hours a day. Interested students and parents can find more information about housing, meals and daily activities here.

HIGH SCHOOL BAND

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high school

Open to all students who play standard concert band instruments or percussion who are entering 9th grade in Fall 2019 through students who graduate in May 2020. This camp is a residential camp or students may commute for daily activities.

Highlights Include: ensemble rehearsals | master classes | music theory and musicianship classes

Program:
Dr. Christopher Morehouse, conductor
Director of Bands
Assistant Professor
Altgeld 118C
(618) 453–5813
cmoreh@siu.edu

JUNIOR HIGH BAND

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Childers junior high

Open to students who play standard concert band instruments or percussion. This camp is a residential camp or students may commute for daily activities.

Highlights Include: ensemble rehearsals | master classes | music theory and musicianship classes

Program:
Mr. Jim Childers, conductor
Director, Marion Junior High School Band
BME '90, MM '91, SIUC

DRUM MAJOR

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drum major

Open to students who are drum majors, drum line (individuals or entire sections), or color guard (individuals or entire squads) and are entering 9th grade in Fall 2019 through students who graduate in May 2020. This camp is a residential camp or students may commute for daily activities.

Highlights Include: contemporary field conducting techniques | score study | dynamic leadership | teaching fundamentals | the role of the drum major 


COLOR GUARD

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color guard

Open to students who are color guard (individuals or entire squads) and are entering 9th grade in Fall 2019 through students who graduate in May 2020. This camp is a residential camp or students may commute for daily activities.

Highlights Include: basic and advanced spin technique | rifle / airblade technique | body image / posture / poise | marching fundamentals | choreography / count sheet / musical transference

Program:
Dr. George Brozak, camp director
Director of Athletic Bands
Associate Director of Bands
Altgeld 118B
(618) 453–2776
gbrozak@siu.edu

MARCHING PERCUSSION

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percussion

Open to students who are drum majors, drum line (individuals or entire sections), or color guard (individuals or entire squads) and are entering 9th grade in Fall 2019 through students who graduate in May 2020. This camp is a residential camp or students may commute for daily activities.

Highlights Include: fundamental playing techniques | reading skills | total musicianship | cadence

Program:
Dr. George Brozak, camp director
Director of Athletic Bands
Associate Director of Bands
Altgeld 118B
(618) 453–2776
gbrozak@siu.edu