Musicians: Enrollment for Symphonic Band Camp is Open

By DebraNicole Huber

Enrollment is open for student musicians!

Students completing grades 8-12 in June may enroll in the UMass Lowell-Mary Jo Leahey Symphonic Band Camp, to be held July 13-19, 2014.

For almost 20 years the UMass Lowell Mary Jo Leahey Symphonic Band Camp has offered a weeklong immersion in an honor's band music environment, nationally recognized and the only one of its kind in the state. Our intensive, residential music camp offers a myriad of musical experiences for participants and reflects a window in to the musical experiences of the university. Without audition, 130 students are able to enroll in courses such as conducting, score analysis, music theory, sound recording technology, and participate in concert band, wind ensemble, jazz bands and so mcuh more. College student musicians contribute as camp counselors and section coaches, gaining real world work experience and practical knowledge. All students have the opportunity to work along side dozens of university faculty and staff, who embrace the opportunity to share their own enthusiasm and expertise.

Interested applicants may register online or download information

For more information, contact Executive Director Deb Huber .