SUMMER MUSIC CAMPS
LISD Middle School Band Camp (Day Camp) | June 12-16
Highly recommended for ALL incoming 7th, 8th and 9th grades! This is an outstanding musical experience that is both convenient and affordable. Students will participate in full band and section rehearsals. The camp is taught by top music educators from Lewisville ISD and surrounding districts. Both Mr. Chilton and Ms. Pittman will be working this camp! Tuition is $80 and includes a t-shirt and FAMOUS POPSICLES!
INTERMEDIATE BAND: 8 AM – 12 PM, Hebron HS
Current 6th graders (2016-17 year)
Performance: Friday, June 17, 11:00 AM
ADVANCED BAND: 1 PM – 5 PM, Hebron HS
Current 7th and 8th graders (2016-2017 year)
Performance: Friday, June 17, 4:00 PM
Stephen F. Austin Band Camp | June 11-16
This camp is very popular amongst local middle school band programs. Many students from the Lewisville, Frisco, and Plano ISDs tend to attend this camp. It is very well run, has great facilities, and provides a unique musical and social experience for our students. In addition to full band rehearsals and sectionals, students have the opportunity to take private lessons, master classes, and other electives such as conducting, jazz, and music theory. Fun activities include swimming, outdoor games, basketball, and other events. Each evening, students will have an organized activity such as a dance, movie, or concert performance.
This camp is held on the Stephen F. Austin State University campus in Nacodoches, Texas.
Camp tuition is $435 and includes meals and on-campus housing.
University of Texas Band Camp (Overnight) | June 4-10
Highly recommended for ALL incoming 7th, 8th and 9th grades. The camp for incoming 7th and 8th graders is June 4-10 and the camp for incoming 9th graders is June 18-24.
This camp is held on the University of Texas at Austin campus.
Camp tuition is $650, which includes all meals & on-campus housing. Private lessons may be purchased for an additional $35.
This middle school band camp is designed to accommodate musicians ranging from the most talented and proficient to the less experienced, with a minimum of one year of training on their chosen instrument. Instruction includes rehearsals, sectionals, masterclasses, supervised practice and optional private lessons.
UT Arlington Band Camp (overnight) | June 12-16
Recommended for ALL incoming 7th, 8th and 9th grades
This camp is held on the University of Texas at Arlington campus.
Camp tuition is $395, which includes all meals & on-campus housing.
A fun and enriching curriculum of full band rehearsals, instrumental lessons, master classes, sectionals and electives will be taught by outstanding high school and junior high band directors from across the state. Students will participate in one of the five bands based on an audition and perform a final concert.
Sam Houston State Camp (overnight) | June 12-16
Recommended for ALL incoming 7th, 8th and 9th grades
This camp is held on the Sam Houston State campus.
Camp tuition is $425, which includes all meals & on-campus housing. The registration deadline for this camp is June 6.
The Junior High School Band Camp is a unique opportunity for young wind and percussion players to experience the band experience outside of their own school program. The camp is structured to improve individual performance skills, while allowing the campers to interact with other young musicians in music and socially on a beautiful campus with outstanding faculty.
BLAST OF BRASS! (overnight) | July 10-16
Highly recommended for ALL BRASS, incoming 8th and 9th grades
Held on the campus of Texas A&M Commerce
Camp tuition is $647, which includes all meals, housing, and a shirt. The registration deadline for this camp is June 10, with a late registration open until July 1st (with a late fee).
World-renowned award-winning faculty of brass players including members of the Canadian Brass and other professional chamber brass groups. Middle School Track: Daily classes focus on ensemble playing, individual instrument choirs, recitals, and masterclasses. Daily social activities in newly constructed buildings on a beautiful campus.
Floot Fire Flute Workshop (Day Camp) | June 13-18
Highly recommended for ALL FLUTES!
This camp is held at Canyon Creek Presbyterian Church in Richardson
Camp tuition is $325.
Our flexible daily schedule includes: masterclass, electives, chamber music, flute choir, and recitals. Our flootful days cover flootastic topics such as breathing, tone, articulation, intonation, vibrato, technique, stage presence, practice habits, Body Mapping, Alexander Technique, performance tips, working with an accompanist, and much more!
North TX Percussion Camp (Day Camp) | June 14-16
Highly recommended for ALL PERCUSSIONISTS, incoming 7th & 8th grades
This camp is held at Marcus High School in Flower Mound, Texas.
Camp tuition is $150 and includes meals.
12th Annual Camp coordinated by Kennan Wylie along with four other truly outstanding artists on faculty. Enrollment is limited to the first 100 participants. The camp goes from 9am-4pm each day. The final concert on the last day at 4:30pm. Registration is online and is limited to the first 100 registrants. This is an amazing opportunity in our own school district!
Bocal Majority & Operation O.B.O.E. Summer Camp
Recommended for ALL OBOES & BASSOONS, incoming 7th & 8th grades
There are MANY locations and dates for this camp. Find the one that works for you! Click here to view the list of dates and locations.
Camp tuition ranges from $265-$295 and includes meals.
Amazing opportunity led by master teachers with masterclasses, reed making, chamber music, small ensembles, and yes - double reed ensembles!
Students will receive individualized attention from master performers and will even perform alongside them in concert! This camp has recieved wonderful response and is now offered across the country.
Baylor Middle School Camp (overnight) | June 19-25
Recommended for all incoming 7th, 8th, and 9th grades
This camp is held on the Baylor campus in Waco, Texas.
Camp tuition is $515 and includes housing, meals, and activities.
The Baylor Middle School Band and Orchestra Camp offers one week of intense, yet fun-fille training in performance. Camp students are under the guidance of the faculty of the Baylor School of Music. In addition, outstanding music teachers, conductors, and performers from throughout the state of Texas will join the staff to ensure that students receive the highest quality instruction. The camp concludes with a concert with performances by each of the camp ensembles.
Lone Star Clarinet Camp (Day Camp) | June 20-24
Highly recommended for ALL CLARINETS!
This camp is held at Coppell HS in Coppel, TX from 9am- 1pm each day.
Camp tuition is $125*. Camp shirt and daily snack are included. Registration closes June 19. *Students that attend LISD Band Camp (or any other band camp) pay a discounted camp fee of $115.
Perform in a Clarinet choir, play an Eb Clarinet, Bass Clarinet, and Contrabass Clarinet! Enjoy live performances and masterclasses from professional Clarinet players!