- Symphonic Band*
- Symphony Orchestra*
- Concert Choir*
- Jazz Ensemble I & II*
- Jazz Combo I & II*
- Wind Ensemble*
- Vocal Jazz Choir*
- Chamber Orchestra*
- Small String Ensembles*
- Chamber Choir*
- Contemporary Rock Ensemble I & II
- Piano Ensembles
- Guitar Ensembles (Rock, Blues, Jazz & Classical Guitar & Bass Guitar)
Each group rehearses Monday through Saturday and performs a new program of music each week in a public concert or recital.
*Auditions are held for placement in Wind Ensemble and Symphony Orchestra (Woodwind & Brass players only). The audition for Symphonic Band (all sections) is for seating only. Placement in Jazz Ensemble I (advanced) and Jazz Combo I (advanced) or Jazz Ensemble II will be determined during Jazz Ensemble II rehearsal on Monday of each week. No audition is required to participate in Jazz Combo II.
String seating for Symphony Orchestra will be determined during the String Sectional on Monday of each week.
Concert Choir is required of all students.
Vocal Jazz Choir features modern choral arrangements accompanied by a complete rhythm section.
Chamber Choir is open to all.
Chamber Orchestra is open to all string players.
Small String Ensembles are open to all string players; audition determines level of ensemble.
Percussion assignments for various ensembles are made on Monday during Percussion Ensemble.
AUDITION MUSIC: in addition to a short prepared piece that demonstrates your level of musicianship, you will be given music to sight read.
“I must tell you I was impressed not only with the musicianship of the Camp, but also with the courtesy and self-discipline that was prevalent throughout my stay. I now have the answer when asked, “What is the best summer camp for my son or daughter?”
Fred “Moe” Snyder, Trombone Artist / Clinician