Harding Univ. Band and Orchestra Camp
Reynolds Center for Music and Communication
The band and orchestra camp is open to students in grades 6-12 who have completed at least one year of formal study in their school band or orchestra program, or who have successfully completed at least one year of private instruction on their instrument.
Cost: Day Campers - $80 per person (Does not include food or housing)
Registration Deadline: Full fees due by TBA (checks payable to Harding University)
Cost: Overnight Campers - $275 per person (Includes camp fee, 5 nights in campus dorm, 6 meals in campus dining)
Registration Deadline: Non-refundable deposit of $100 due by TBA; Full Fee due by TBA (checks payable to Harding University)
Session Director: Dr. Michael Chance, Director of Bands and Orchestra, Harding University
Music Office: 501-279-4343
Director's Office: 501-279-4575
DAILY SCHEDULE: 8:30 AM to 3:45 PM
After an initial audition each student is placed in an appropriate set of large and small ensembles, master classes, and fundamentals classes which will best suit developmental needs. Electives may be chosen by the student. A one-hour lunch time is allowed each day, during which students may purchase lunch at available campus facilities or bring a sack lunch. An end of camp capstone concert is offered on Friday at 3:00 pm, free of charge to the public.
Each student should bring his own instrument, as well as reeds and other items necessary for playing. Percussionists should bring their own sticks, mallets, and practice pads.
A pdf registration form appears just below. Complete the registration portion, include the appropriate fee, and mail to the address indicated on the form. The final registration deadline is TBA. Audition music, a medical release form, and further information will be mailed upon receipt of the registration form and fees.