Honors Chamber Winds Camp
Sunday, June 23 - Saturday, July 6, 2013
The Honors Chamber Winds Camp provides a unique opportunity for fifteen musicians who seek an exceptional summer experience. Two flutes, two oboes, two clarinets, two bassoons, two trumpets, one trombone, one tuba, and three horns are selected by audition to work on a collegiate level with FSU faculty members. In addition to regular practice and instruction, all campers will perform in quintets specializing in music for small wind ensembles. Campers at this camp also create the wind section of the Symphony Orchestra.
If you are looking for advanced, pre-collegiate instruction this is the camp for you!
Auditions are required for this camp. Recorded auditions must be postmarked by March 11, 2013. Please see below for detailed information.
|Registration is by audition|
Campers must have attended grades 9-12 in the ‘12-’13 school year.|
(Rising 9th graders during summer 2013 are not eligible).
|Cost for Day Campers||
There is no tuition cost for this camp if you are accepted.
|Cost for Overnight Campers||
There is no tuition cost for this camp. Cost includes housing with three meals per day.
Sunday, June 23, 2013|
All campers must attend check-in. If you can not arrive during the designated times due to extenuating circumstances, arrangements must be made in advance with the camp office.
Saturday, July 6, 2013|
A final concert will be held on this day. Check-out will follow the performance.
Yes. Deadline to postmark recorded audition materials is March 11, 2013.
Your audition will also be reviewed for an Ability Discount to Senior High Band Camp in the event that you are not accepted to Honors Chamber Winds. You do NOT need to send a separate tape for Senior High Band Camp Ability Discount.
There will also be a placement audition on check-in day to determine your quintet assignment and an optional audition during camp for the Honors Solo Recital.
|How to Register||
You can not register for this camp unless you have auditioned and received notice of your acceptance. A special registration form will be sent to you if you are accepted. DO NOT SEND MONEY WITH YOUR AUDITION.
If you plan to attend Senior High Band Camp in the event that you are not accepted to Honors Chamber Winds, please WAIT TO REGISTER until AFTER you have received notice of our decision. There will be a spot available for you at that time.
Because there is no tuition for this camp, there are no discounts available.
However, if you are planning to attend Senior High Band Camp as your second choice if you are not accepted to this camp, the Ability Discount may apply:
Ability Discount: Your audition recording will be automatically review for an Ability Discount for Senior High Band Camp if you are not accepted to Chamber Winds. You do not need to send in a separate application for a Senior High Band Camp Ability Discount.
|Instruments||All campers must bring their own instrument to camp.|
Concert times are subject to change.
All students will perform on Thursday and Saturday.
Campers wishing to perform in the Honors Solo Recital must audition.
|Important Things to Note||
|Ensemble Conductors Include:||Instructors TBD|
SAMPLE DAILY SCHEDULE
|8:55-10:35am||Large Chamber Winds Ensemble Rehearsal|
|1:15-2:55||Large Chamber Winds Ensemble Rehearsal|
|3:05-5:00pm||Symphony Orchestra Rehearsal|
click here for a sample evening schedule