Event created by Bill Birney
Hit your stride at Jam Camp! Jam and learn in the beautiful setting of St. Margaret’s School campus in Saanich. This memorable experience of musicianship and camaraderie features classes in theory, arranging, songwriting, chording, vocalizing, historical perspectives, technology, group programs for piano and guitar, plus performances and jam sessions. Play or sing in a band, meet other musicians, make music, and generally have fun!
Jam Camp is designed to help students of all ages and skill levels gain instrumental/vocal experience in an encouraging, fun environment amongst peers and professionals. Vocalists and students of ALL instruments can apply -- in particular, saxophone, flute, clarinet, trombone, trumpet, piano, strings, guitar, bass (electric and/or acoustic), and drums. The goal of the camp is to give students of all abilities opportunities to make music together in small and large ensembles and improve their musical skills, including improvising and jamming.
Camp cost is $499 for the week. See you there!
Room and board is also available, for $350.
Featured distinguished faculty include Chris Millington, Damian Graham, Dave Paulson, David Flello, Ian McDougall, Joe Hatherill, Joey Smith, John Lee, Linda Gould, Louise Rose, Maria Manna, Monik Nordine, Nick LaRiviere, Rob Cheramy....
Photo album of last year's camp here. Additional information here.