Below is information regarding a summer camp offered at MSU for students interested in furthering their skill in color guard and marching percussion. This is also the camp that the 2014-2015 drum majors for the high school band will attend. Please let me know if you have questions.
Thanks. Lynn Kelsey
Announcing the MSU Drum Major / Color Guard / Marching Percussion Camp at Michigan State University for 2014 with lead instructors Glen Brough, Peter Eichler, and Dr. Jon Weber. Check out the rest of the staff at: http://pac.music.msu.edu/staff.html
AGAIN IN 2014: In effort to hold down costs for participants while continuing to provide the highest quality experience, MSU Performing Arts Marching Band Auxiliary Camp will again be offered in two three-day clinic formats.
AGAIN IN 2014: We are proud to continue our successful PERCUSSION CLINIC. This three-day program will focus on snare, multi-tenor, and bass drumming. Space is limited to applicants on a first-come, first-served basis.
Drum Major and Color Guard Camps at Michigan State University were founded in 1983. The camp has been recognized nationally for its excellence in the instruction of drum majors, color guard performers, and percussionists. Participants will be provided with an instructionally-intensive experience that prepares them to perform and lead in a variety of marching musical arts settings.
The instructional staff has taught and performed extensively at the collegiate and drum corps levels. MSU Performing Arts Marching Band Auxiliary Camp will challenge all participants, no matter the level of their expertise. The instructor-to-student ratio assures individualized attention throughout the clinic.
The typical daily schedule looks like: http://pac.music.msu.edu/schedule.html
The 2014 dates are:
Guard participants MUST choose July 10. Percussion participants MUST choose July 14. Drum Majors MAY choose either July 10 or 14.
The applications, and appropriate dates and deadlines are on our web site at: