Register for the Summer 2016 Jazz Workshop at WGHS


The camp will be staffed by drummer Matt Wilson, trumpeter Michael Philip Mossman, and saxophonist Adam Larson and will be centered around small group performance, composition, and arranging as well as improvisation and general musicianship.

Incoming 8th-12th graders are eligible, and the fee is $200 for Webster Groves students and $275 for those not attending Webster schools.

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jazzcampDates:
June 13-17 at Webster Groves High School

Prospective Schedule

9 am: Early morning instrumental warmup
9:30: Theory and ear training
10:15: Break
10:30: Music business
11:00: Combos and arranging
12:00: Lunch
1:00: Improvisation
2:00: Combos
4:00: Performances (campers, staff, outside bands)
5:00: Dismissal

Thursday night faculty combo concert at 7 pm at Highway 61 Roadhouse in Webster Groves.
Friday night student concert at 7 pm at the Roadhouse.

Students will have the opportunity to work in small-group settings to work with staff, ask questions, and play with fellow students and professionals. Students will be placed into small groups of appropriate ability and have the opportunity to create original compositions and arrangements with staff to be performed at Friday night’s concert.