Virtual Band Camp 2020

Virtual Band Camp Experience

Join the first ever ChiArts Virtual Band Camp Experience! Our camp meets Monday through Friday for two hours in the morning from 9 AM to 11 AM from July 13th to July 31st.

Two 45-minute sessions with a 15 minute break in-between:
        9:00am to 9:45am – Breakout Session
        10:00am to 10:45am – Full Band Session
Three asynchronous practice videos a week, students practice independently

Requirements:

  • Internet connection
  • Your own instrument
  • Cellphone or computer to participate in class and a large group recording project

What can each camp member expect?

Expert Musical Instruction

Each student works with a professional musician who specializes in their instrument

Small Group Training

The small group setting allows for individualized instruction so that each camper can progress at their own rate

Recordings to Share

Group recordings of our virtual band music that can be shared with your friends and family 

Personalized YouTube Videos

“Practice With Me” YouTube videos from our instructors guiding you on practicing techniques

Large group study for the entire band camp on topics such as: 

  • Jazz and Latin Music
  • How to Record at Home
  • Music Theory Study
  • Music History
  • Group Listening, Discussion, and Analysis of Hallmark Music Recordings

Sample Course Week

There will be a 15 minute break from 9:45 AM - 10:00 AM each day.

2020 Virtual Band Camp Staff

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Betsy Ko

Band Director

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Alicia Kelly

Flute

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Mika Allison

Oboe

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Patrick Rehker

Clarinet

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Heather McCowen

 Bassoon

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Anthony Bruno

 Saxophone

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Gerald Bailey

Trumpet

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Kathryn Zamarron

Horn

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Matthew Davis

Low Brass

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Brooks Truly

Percussion

For questions or concerns, email Band Director, Betsy Ko at bko@chiarts.org.
Para comunicarse en español, puede usar el correo summercamp@chiarts.org