$25 – $475

Aquinas College Summer Jazz Camp 2017

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Aquinas College

1607 Robinson Road Southeast

Grand Rapids, MI 49506

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Who is Jazz Camp for?

The Aquinas College Jazz Camp is designed for musicians entering 8th Grade—finishing High School, BUT can be adjusted for the College Student looking for college credit or the Adult Musician looking to advance their skills!

2017 Jazz Camp Instructors

Dr. Paul Brewer Camp Director, Trombone & Big Band

Tim Froncek Drumset & Percussion

Chris Lawrence Trumpet

Jeff Ingraham Trombone

Bob Nixon Alto Sax & Big Band

Tom Lockwood Electric & Acoustic Bass, Saxophone

Mike Hyde Electric & Acoustic Guitar

Matt Brewer Electric & Acoustic Bass

Robin Connell Piano & Keyboards

The instructors listed above are all recognized jazz masters whose careers as teachers and players are well established and widely respected.

What are my options?

$275* for a Day Camper

What does that get me?

Camp t-shirt, lunch Monday-Friday, master instruction each day, 60+ new friends!

$475* for an Overnight Camper

What does that get me?

Everything a Day Camper gets PLUS breakfast and dinner (Sun. night-Fri.), fun evening activities, and overnight accommodations in our dorms.

*a $25 deposit is required to secure your spot! Your deposit is included in the cost above.

Online Registration CLOSES on June 2, 2017**

**a $30 late fee will be incurred after this date for all registrations

What is the schedule?

Camp Check-In* will begin at 2:30 p.m. on Sunday, June 18th in the Art and Music Center.

Camp Introductions will begin at 3:00 p.m. in our Kretshcmer Recital Hall.

Mandatory auditions and theory testing will begin at 3:15 p.m.

Daily Schedule: Classes 9—11:50 a.m.

Lunch Noon– 12:50 p.m.

Classes 1—5 p.m.

Overnight Camper Schedule: Breakfast 8-8:50 a.m.

Dinner 5-6:30 p.m.

Evening Activity 7-10 p.m.

Lights Out 11:30 p.m.

*Dorm Check-In is from 1:30-2:30 p.m. on Sunday, June 18th.


Email us: jazzcamp@aquinas.edu


Dr. Paul Brewer, Camp Director

616-632-2416 or brewpau@aquinas.edu


Betsey Ingraham, Administrative Assistant

616-632-2413 or eab002@aquinas.edu

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