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Department of Fine Arts Band Camp


  • Resident Camper - $299
  • Commuter Camper - $210


To Apply and Pay by mail:

To Apply and Pay online:

Online applications will remain open till May 29th, 2018. All camp cost due by June 1, 2018.

Junior High Band Camp (Grades 7th thru 9th)

June 10th - 13th, 2018

Check-in is Sunday, June 10, check in time is 12:00 noon to 2:00 pm. It is important to be here during the appointed check-in time to unpack in your room and audition Check in will be held at Honors Hall. Campers will check into room then proceed to Fine Art Center for instrument auditions. Audition information can be found below under general information.

Final concert for Junior High Band Camp is on Wednesday June 13th at 4:00 pm. Camp is dismissed immediately after concert.

High School Band Camp (Grades 9th thru 12th)

June 16th - 19th, 2018

Check-in is Saturday June 16th: time 12 pm at Honors Hall.

High School Leadership Camp is where you will have meetings and activities based on helping students become better leaders in life as well as their band programs at home. Many of these activities are designed to get you out of your comfort zone. Please come with an open mind ready to challenge yourself to be a better leader and more importantly a better person.

High School Jazz Camp is designed for enthusiastic instrumental students to learn more about jazz theory, improvisation and performance.

High school students need to bring paper, pen/pencil and folders in order to take notes.

General Information

Outstanding Camp Facilities

  • Well qualified faculty and staff committed to excellence in music education
  • Supervised student activities and recreation
  • Bands and instrument classes designed to further students abilities
  • Jr High Band Camp concert  (parents are invited to attend the concert)
  • Camp T-Shirt included!
  • Block party including swimming/diving pool
  • Rock wall/recreation center
  • Map.  This is an interactive map for parking and to find the Clyde H Wells Fine Arts Center. 

Bring to camp

  • Audition music below.
  • Brass players: bring instrument, mouthpiece, valve oil, slide grease and a pencil
  • Woodwinds: bring instrument, mouthpiece, 3 good reeds, and a pencil
  • Percussion: bring snare sticks, mallets, and a pencil.
  • Bedding for a twin bed, towels, toiletries, swimsuits for pool.   All rooms are furnished with mattress, dresser, fridge and microwave.
  • High School Campers need to bring their instruments, notebook, and a pencil or pen.

Audition information:  All students will perform several scales and a short sight reading excerpt for proper ensemble placement. 

Scales are available below for the listed instruments: