Viking Summer Band Camp

Viking Summer Band Camp

47TH ANNUAL VIKING BAND CAMP
JUNE 11-15, 2018

VIKING BAND CAMP FEE: $150

The Viking Band Camp fee includes:

  • Viking Band Camp T-shirt
  • DVD of the Final Concert Performances
  • Lunch Each Day
  • Rehearsals and concerts in the Richardson Performance Hall
  • Free for All Friends and Family Members to Attend all Final Concert

Notice: No Late Registration Fees!

The Del Mar College Department of Music invites you to participate in the 2018 Viking Summer Band Camp. The VSBC centers on the comprehensive music education and artistic development of all students. We will provide opportunities for all students with at the very least one year's experience on their instrument to collaborate for five days of focused music making while making new friends and enjoying summertime activities. The VSBC will conclude with a series of chamber concerts and a full concert band performance for family and friends to enjoy free of charge! Please contact us by phone at (361) 698-1211 and ask for Yvonne Rodriguez if you have any questions regarding the 2018 VSBC.

Details

  • 2018 Viking Summer Band Camp Itinerary (see below)
  • 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. June 11-15, 2018
apply ONLINE TO VIKING BAND CAMP HERE

Early/Late Student Pick Up and Drop Off Arrangements

If needed, we can arrange for you to drop your student off at an earlier time that is convenient for you and we can arranged supervision if you need to pick up your student at a later time. Please let us know what we can do to help you out.

VIKING BAND CAMP AUDITIONS

All band camp participants will complete a simple audition for chair/part placement. This is not an audition to get into the camp. ALL students with at least one year of experience on their instrument will be welcomed at the camp. Auditions will be held on the morning of the first day of camp in the Del Mar College music building. Students will audition major scales up to 1 sharp and 1 flat.

Itinerary

MONDAY, JUNE 11

8:00-9:00 Registration in the Wolfe Recital Hall (DMC Music Building)

9:00-9:30 Camp opening meeting in the Wolfe Recital Hall (all students and staff)

9:30-10:45 Chair placement auditions: Warm Up/Holding Room: Wolfe Recital

10:45-12:00 Rehearsal #1 Richardson Performance Hall (RPH)

12:00-12:45 Lunch in the Harvin Center

12:45-1:50 Rehearsal #2 RPH

1:50-2:10 Break! Bring money to purchase delicious snacks!

2:15-3:15 Elective Small Ensembles: Brass (Wolfe); WW's (TBA); Jazz Band (#153)

3:30-4:30 Elective Class: Sound Recording Technology (FC 190), Beginning Conducting (FC 189) or Mariachi (FM 153).

4:30 Camp Dismissed

TUESDAY, JUNE 12

9:00-10:15 Rehearsal #3 RPH

10:15-10:40 Break! Bring money to purchase delicious snacks!

10:40-12:00 Rehearsal #4 RPH

12:00-12:45 Lunch in the Harvin Center

12:45-2:00 Rehearsal #5 RPH

2:15-3:15 Elective Small Ensembles: Same as before!

3:30-4:30 Elective Class: Sound Recording Technology (FC 190), Beginning Conducting (FC 189) or Mariachi (FM 153).

4:30 Camp Dismissed

WEDNESDAY, JUNE 13

9:00-10:15 Rehearsal #6 RPH

10:15-10:40 Break! Bring money to purchase delicious snacks!

10:40-12:00 Rehearsal #7 RPH

12:00-12:45 Lunch in the Harvin Center

12:45-1:45 Elective Small Ensemble: Same As Before!

1:45-2:45 Elective Class: Same as before!!

2:45-3:10 Break (Head towards FC 189)

3:10-4:30 Movie Party! Large rehearsal hall in music building: Popcorn, Pickles, Sodas provided!

4:30 Camp Dismissed

THURSDAY, JUNE 14

9:00-10:30 Rehearsal #8 RPH

10:30-12:00 Brass, and Woodwind small ensembles report to RPH for on-stage rehearsal.

You will split the 90 minute rehearsal Jazz Band and Percussion will report to their regular rooms for rehearsal.

12:00-12:45 Lunch in the Harvin Center

12:45 -2:45 Jazz Band and percussion report to RPH for on-stage rehearsal. All other small ensembles report to their regular rooms for final rehearsal. (You have 2 hours left)

2:45-3:00 All ensemble report to the RPH for Final Small Ensemble Concerts

3:00-4:30 Small Ensemble Concerts Begin at 3:00 *(Free to public)

*Woodwinds *Brass *Percussion Ensemble * Jazz Band will conclude!!

4:30 Camp Dismissed

FRIDAY, JUNE 15

9:00-10:30 Rehearsal #9 in the RPH

10:30-10:45 Break: bring your own snacks or bring money to purchase snacks

10:45-12:00 Rehearsal #10 Richardson Performance Hall

12:00-12:45 Lunch in the Harvin Center

1:00-1:45 Final Rehearsal in the Richardson Performance Hall

1:45-2:00 Break

2:00-3:00 Final Concert Begins at 2 P.M. (Free to Public)

Concert Dress for Thursday Recital: Band Camp T-Shirt

Concert Dress for Friday Concert: Black and White or As Close to it as Possible.

Page last updated May 14, 2018.

Contact Information

Department of Music
(361) 698-1211
(361) 698-1620 (fax)
music@delmar.edu

Location

Fine Arts Center
101 Baldwin Blvd.
Corpus Christi, TX 78404