Camp Headquarters


Camp Location

Host School:  Trinity Catholic High School

Address:  2600 SW 42nd Street, Ocala, FL 34471

Room:  Band Room

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Important Dates

Camp:  June 6-10, 2022 - 9am - 4:30pm

Concert:  Thursday, June 9, 2022 at 5:00 pm

Early Application Deadline:  May 1, 2022


Pricing

Standard Camp Registration:  $140

Early Registration:  $130, before May 1st

Meals:  $6 or $7 each

(camp t-shirt included with registration)


Camp Sessions

Elementary Music

  • Designed for students finishing grades K – 3
  • Provides an in-depth interaction with basic instruments, rhythms, dynamics, and notes
  • Students finishing 4th or 5th grade should attend the Band session, where they will be placed in a Beginning Band.

Beginning Band

  • Focused on students who completed 4th and 5th grades
  • Allow them to try instruments, learn music basics, and get a head start on learning an instrument for the next school year.
  • Morning group:  Beginning Band
  • Afternoon group:  Electives Blocks A & B
  • Audition:  No
  • New Instrument Orientation:  Sunday, June 5th at Trinity Catholic for all new players - this session before camp is designed to help you select your new instrument.  One of our sponsors, Music in Arts, will also be present to offer instrument rentals for the camp week.  More information about this instrument orientation will be emailed out before camp starts.

Advanced Band & Wind Ensemble

  • Intended for band students with at least one year of band class or private instruction
  • Students have the opportunity to be in one of two bands
  • Morning group:  Advanced Band or Wind Ensemble
  • Afternoon group:  Elective Blocks A & B
  • Audition:  Yes

 

Auditions for Bands

  • Students have the opportunity to be in one of two bands (advanced or wind ensemble).  Selection will be based upon placement auditions.
  • Audition material and instructions for students will be released at a future date.

Special Groups

  • Percussion Morning Pullout
    • Intended for percussionists with at least one year of band class or private instruction.
    • Students have the opportunity to be in one of three bands AND work separately with our percussion instructors
    • Morning group:  Percussion pullout from Advanced Band or Wind Ensemble
    • Afternoon group:  Elective Blocks A & B
  • Marching Band Leadership - Special Elective
    • Intended for director-recommended high school student leaders, moving into their Junior or Senior years
    • Focus on teaching rehearsal techniques, team building, and conducting
    • Morning group:   Advanced Band or Wind Ensemble
    • Afternoon group:  Marching Band Leadership (select elective during registration)

Electives

  • Electives are divided into two afternoon blocks, Block A and Block B
  • Allows students to experience different activities and meet additional campers
  • Click on the 'Electives' page for more detailed descriptions
  • The Marching Band Leadership group meets during both Blocks A & B.

Contact Information

Camp Director:  Cassidy Gleaton

Email:  director@ocalasummermusiccamp.com