Intermediate/Advanced BOOT CAMP
We will provide you with a clear understanding of what is necessary
to become a truly efficient and awesome trumpet player!
Boot Camp Registration Form (pdf)
June 17-21, 2013: Ages 13-21
Ten West Center for the Arts, Fortville, IN
Tuition: $225 (includes all print and digital materials)
Registration deadline: June 15th
This camp is open to trumpet players with a minimum of 2 years experience. There are no age restrictions.
No auditions are required.
This fully-interactive camp will feature group and one-on-one instruction.
--Your chops WILL be tired at the end of each day, but you WILL make great progress!
--You will receive a comprehensive selection of exercises to improve general and specific areas of your playing, including: Daily Routines ~ Flexibility ~ Endurance ~ Dynamics ~ Single, Double and Triple Tonguing and, yes, RANGE!
--You will learn strategies on exactly HOW to practice in order to improve at the fastest rate possible.
--You will learn how to develop a clear plan that will help you in achieving your next level of playing.
(Campers will need to provide their own lunches - a refrigerator, microwave are available and there are some fast food restaurants available within walking distance)
Monday, June 17, 9am-5pm
Tuesday, June 18, 9am-5pm
Wednesday, June 19, 9am-5pm
Thursday, June 20, 9am-5pm
Friday, June 21: 9am-5pm
(scroll to bottom of page for a detailed daily schedule)
Larry Powell: Professional trumpet player with symphonic, big band and studio experience. See Larry's complete resume (pdf).
For more information, please contact Larry Powell at (317) 490-6994 or email me at firstname.lastname@example.org.
8am-9am Check-in and late registrations on Monday.
Come and get your trumpet geek on Tuesday through Friday from 8am-9am. We will discuss all things trumpet: equipment, players, repertoire, etc.
9am Brief intro and group warm-up
10:30am FUNdamentals (with emphasis on FUN)
12pm Lunch Break and mouthpiece trials (Hammond Design mouthpieces)
1pm Individual Practice Time & One-on-One with camp staff
2pm Group Reading Session