Summer Band
This year, Summer Band will be offered to all students band that are currently enrolled in 5th, 6th, or 7th grade.  See below for information regarding the classes.


The Registration Form includes information regarding transportation and fees.  Please contact Mr. Itzkowitz if you have trouble with the form at bryan.itzkowitz@ccsd21.org.

Band Camp - Course Number C811

Designed for all current Band students (Grades 5-7)
Time: 9am - 10:30am
Fee: $41

During Band Camp, students will study music performance and fundamentals of theory through a wide range of reading, chorales, scales, musical games, and contests.  They will be introduced to new skills as well as receive practice on what they have already learned.  Students will also have an opportunity to work on audition material for the middle school bands.

Jazz Camp - Course Number D812

Designed for all saxophones, trumpets, trombones, piano, bass, and drummers interested in learning Jazz Styles.
Time: 10:30am - 12:00pm
Fee: $41

During the Jazz Camp, students will learn the fundamentals of playing Jazz in the big band idiom.  Students will study various Jazz styles, articulations, and work on improvisation.  Participation is limited to instruments traditionally used in jazz, including saxophone, trumpet, trombone, piano, bass, and drums.

There will be auditions held for Jazz Ensemble only during the week of May 20th.  Auditions for Jazz Band will be held in August.  Everyone interested in trying out for any of the Jazz Groups should sign up for Jazz Camp.