Band Camp

2023 Band Camp

Our Band Camp will be offered from Tuesday, June 20 through Sunday, June 25. 

Who is the Camp for?

  • This camp is intended for traditional band instrumentalists (woodwind, brass, percussion) with at least three years of experience (age 12-entering college)

What will be covered in the Camp?

  • Large ensemble experience
  • Musicianship development
  • Ensemble skills development
  • Performance experience of quality wind band literature

Where will the Camp meet?

  • Our camp will meet in the Winter Visual and Performing Arts Center in one of our many high quality performing arts centers 

What will the Camp schedule look like?

  • June 20 - registration/check-in 12:00, seating/sight-reading 2-5, dinner 5-6 (all), rehearsal 6-7:30, evening activity.
  • June 21-June 24 - breakfast 8-9 (residential campers), rehearsal 9-12, lunch 12-1 (all), rehearsal 1-5, dinner 5-6 (all), rehearsal 6-7:30, camp activity (TBD - all) .
  • June 25 - breakfast (residential campers), rehearsal 9-12, lunch (all), check out of housing (residential), camp showcase concert 3:00 pm. 
  • Sectionals and/or elective classes will be announced prior to the start of camp.

 What will the Camp cost?

  • 2023 tuition will be $400 for commuting campers and $800 for residential campers. Residential camp tuition is due by June 1, and commuting camp tuition is due by June 20. 

Who will lead the Camp?

  • Dr. Joe Cernuto, Millersville University Director of Bands, Summer Music Camp Coordinator
  • Summer Music Camp instructor/coordinator since 2019


For more information, contact 

Joe Cernuto, Summer Music Camp Director