Music Camps Tune Up On Baylor CampusJune 1, 2001
by Erika Snoberger, student newswriter
Six junior high- and high school-level music camps will begin on June 3 at Baylor University. Week-long band camps will feature a mixture of individual and ensemble instruction, private lessons and master classes.
In addition, an organ institute and a piano institute will be offered for solo instruction. Baylor music school staff and Waco music teachers will provide instruction for the camps.
Each camp begins on a Sunday and culminates with camp-wide concerts on Saturday. Musicians range in experience and age and will include incoming seventh-graders to high school seniors.
The following is a list of dates for each camp:
High school band and orchestraJune 3-9
Junior high string orchestraJune 10-16
High school string quartetJune 10-16
Summer Organ InstituteJune 10-16
Junior high band campJune 17-23
Summer Piano InstituteJune 17-23
For more information, please contact Barry Hopper, associate professor of trumpet and coordinator of brass, at (254) 710-6579 for band camps, Dr. James Williams, professor of piano and director of keyboard studies, at (254) 710-1417 for the piano institute or Dr. Joyce Jones, the Joyce Oliver Bowden Professor of Organ and Organist-in-Residence, at (254) 710-6509 for the organ institute.