Percussion Camp - Conga, Korean drums, Timpani, Drum Set


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Percussion Camp

July 20-24, 9am-Noon
Cost: $120

For ages 9-19
Experience: One year of band or lessons preferred.

Register by July 13.

Improve technique, be creative and explore new percussion instruments during five days of master classes and creativity with MacPhail percussion faculty. Participate online via Zoom meetings.

Schedule details:
  • Monday - Meet with band directors and find out “What we need from each other.”
  • Tuesday - Eric Shee: Conga and Latin percussion accessories.
  • Wednesday - Soojin Lee: performance on Gayageum, Korean string instrument, and Korean drumming techniques.
  • Thursday - Robert Adney: Timpani Performance and techniques.
  • Friday - Paul Babcock: Drum set techniques.
There will be a recital opportunity on Thursday evening .

For those interested we will meet to learn to wrap our own mallets during the week, time TBD

About Summer Camps at MacPhail

MacPhail summer camps allow you to collaborate with other students of a similar age and skill level in a fun and focused environment. Camps are available for a variety of playing levels from absolute beginner to advanced for ages 3 – adults. MacPhail summer camps inspire and motivate students to explore a new instrument or enhance their playing or singing skills while studying the music that they love. Camps are available in a variety of genres from classical and rock to jazz to hip hop.

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