June 16-20, 2014
Entering Grades 6 - 12 | 9 a.m. to noon
UW-Eau Claire Haas Fine Arts
Develop your skills in mallet, drum set, snare, timpani, concert and world percussion.
Total Percussion Camp is a challenging, fast-paced week of instruction and performance in all areas of percussion. Topics also include musicianship and ensemble playing.
A hands-on band camp
Students at any experience level are encouraged to attend and instruction will be divided into beginner, intermediate and advanced tracks for most areas. We'll spend plenty of time playing the instruments, but we’ll also weave in lecture and discussion to build our understanding of the concepts being presented.
Who should attend
Beginning, intermediate, and advanced percussionists entering grades 7-12 are welcome. No experience is required but one year or band participation or private lessons may be beneficial. Students are grouped by experience for most classes to ensure a quality learning experience for all.
Dr. Jeffrey Crowell is an Associate Professor of Music at UW-Eau Claire. He currently teaches applied percussion and percussion techniques, conducts the UW-Eau Claire percussion ensembles, and leas Jazz Ensemble III, part of the University’s award-winning jazz studies area. A versatile artist in many genres, Dr. Crowell is active both nationally and internationally as a performer, clinician, adjudicator and educator.
Fee$169 per student. Includes 15 hours of instruction, use of drums and mallets, and all materials.
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