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Students

Classes

7:00 am BREAKFAST TIME
7:45am Optional 7:45 class
9:00am Required full band rehearsal
10:00am Required woodwind/brass/percussion rehearsal
11:00am Required sectionals according to instrument
12:00pm LUNCH TIME
1:45pm Required 1:45 class
3:00pm Required Assembly (divided by JH/HS)
3:30pm Optional college prep theory (11th grade +)
4:30pm Optional 4:30 class or Intramurals
5:30pm DINNER TIME
7:00pm Required 7pm event (changes daily)
8:00pm Supervised recreation
10:30pm Curfew

Optional 7:45am classes are breathing class and high school drum majoring.

Required 1:45pm classes are marching band (8th grade +), high school drum major/leadership, rhythmic reading, high school jazz improvisation, music theory, conducting, oboe and bassoon reed making, along with brass, woodwind, and percussion ensembles.

The 3:30pm optional class is college preperatory theory for 11th grade and higher.

The 4:30pm jazz bands (by audition only) and optional high school drum majoring/leadership.

Private Lessons
Private lessons are available for instruments and drum majoring, for $20 per lesson.  Students will sign up for lessons on registration day, Sunday, July 11th.

Memorabilia
Each camper will receive an arm patch and case sticker.

Recreational Activities
Recreational activities at the Virgil Henson Activities Center include bowling*, racquetball*, swimming and lazy river, pool and ping-pong. (*Small additional charges apply.)

Other Activities
Dances, bingo and games planned nightly.

Recordings can be ordered at the concert on Saturday, July 17th, and will be shipped at a later date.

Important Information about Airline Travel

Arrivals on Sunday, July 11th should be between 9:00am and 5:00pm.

Departures on Saturday, July 17th:

Departure time after 5:00pm for junior high school students.

Departure time after 8:00pm for high school students.

 

Directors

Concert Band Workshop

Clinics and panels by camp staff.  Topics to be determined.
Dr. Russ Teweleit, WTAMU, coordinator

Undergraduate or graduate credit may be earned.

Director's Band
Dr. Gary Garner, WTAMU Professor Emeritus

Director's Jazz Band
Dr. Russ Teweleit, WTAMU