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Music Conferences

These are the camps and conferences that UNC offers this year that relate to music, including performance and teaching.  

June 21, 2019

George N. Parks Drum Major Academy

Dates: June 21, 2019 through June 25, 2019

June 30, 2019

Colorado Masonic Band Camp

Dates: June 30, 2019 through July 4, 2019

The Colorado Masonic High School Band Camp is open to all interested high school band students in 9th, 10th or 11th grades statewide with who play at least one marching band instrument.

July 13, 2019

Band Leadership Training Workshop

Dates: July 13, 2019 through July 14, 2019

During this two day band leadership, PA Professor Heidi Sarver joins the team to add further practical applications of the lessons learned over this intense 2 day program. Sessions alternate between working with the students inside to introduce new concepts and perspectives. These are immediately put to practice outside as Professor Sarver utilizes excerpts from proven Drum Major Academy curriculum exercises.

July 14, 2019

UNC Jazz Camp

Dates: July 14, 2019 through July 19, 2019

Designed to be intensive, challenging, and inspiring, the UNC Jazz Camp is led by faculty from the University of Northern Colorado and special guests Don Aliquo, Clay Jenkins, and Paul McKee. This is the chance for middle school through college-aged students to be a part of student big bands, combos, vocal jazz ensembles, jazz master classes, jazz theory and listening classes, student jam sessions, nightly faculty group concerts, and a special performance by the Colorado Jazz Orchestra. Previous band or choir experience required.