Camp Classes & Schedule – Years Past

2013 Schedule

SUNDAY

11 a.m. to 1 p.m. — Check-in and set up your camp or bunk and mingle.
1:00-1:30 p.m. –  Meet at the fire circle. Brief introduction of our teachers.

Sunday classes will focus on improvisation, jamming rules and techniques, how to play by ear, and basic music theory. There can also be classes in various instruments for those who request them and can only come for Sunday. Three class periods will allow for three choices.

2:00-3:00 p.m. – First class
3:20-4:20 p.m. – Second class
4:20-5:20 – Third class
6-7 p.m.  — Dinner
7:30 p.m. – Instructor performances, then informal Jam Sessions

Note:  Although we will have a set schedule of classes, there is plenty of flexibility for arranging time with individual instructors outside of the schedule.

MONDAY

8 a.m.  — Breakfast
9-noon  — Classes in your primary instrument
12:00-1:00 p.m. — Lunch
1:00-5:00 p.m.   – More Classes in a variety of instruments, and subjects
6:00-7:00 p.m.—Dinner
7:00 p.m. – Contra Dance and informal jam sessions

TUESDAY

8 a.m.  — Breakfast
9-noon  — Classes in your main instrument
12:00-1:00 p.m. — Lunch
1:00-5:30 p.m. – More Classes
6:00-7:00 p.m. – Campfire dinner
7 – Campfire sing and jam.

WEDNESDAY

8 a.m.  — Breakfast
9-noon  — Classes in your main instrument
12:00-1:00 p.m. — Lunch
1:00-5:30 p.m. – More Classes
6:00-7:00 p.m. — Dinner
7-10 p.m. – Camper Performances (what we have learned) Then, dancing/Campfire/Jamming, whatever we want to do!

THURSDAY

8-9 a.m.  – Breakfast
Pack and play, but leave camp by noon
If you like, you can reconvene at a lower campsite to play, hike and relax.