Summer Field Conductor/Drum Major Workshop

July 12-14, 2018

All camp participants will be put in real-world scenarios and discussions designed to increase their knowledge-base on leadership, communication, conducting, and teaching skills in order to become a stronger asset to their own programs. This camp should ultimately empower participants to reach their full potential and affect positive change in their own program.

The cost for the camp will be $85 if registered before June 13th. After June 13th will be $110. No registrations will be accepted after July 6th. This cost will include:

  • Dinner Thursday and Friday.
  • Materials
  • Workshops/Classes/Clinics/Instruction

Schedule & Information

  • Thursday – 11:45am is the check-in/registration time. This is where you will get your equipment assigned as well. PLEASE DO NOT BE LATE! We will be meeting at Reed HS near the band trailers.
  • We start rehearsing at 12pm.
  • We will take a dinner break from 4-5 and will provide you with food and drink.
  • We will rehearse until 8:30pm. PLEASE know that we will STOP rehearsing at 8:30pm and will then need to return equipment and clean the areas we were in. This will take about 30 minutes.
  • 11:45am is the check-in/registration time. This is where you will get your equipment assigned as well. PLEASE DO NOT BE LATE! We will be meeting at Reed HS near the band trailers.
  • We start rehearsing at 12pm.
  • We will take a dinner break from 4-5 and will provide you with food and drink.
  • We will rehearse until 8:30pm. PLEASE know that we will STOP rehearsing at 8:30pm and will then need to return equipment and clean the areas we were in. This will take about 30 minutes.
  • Saturday – 8:30am is the meeting time so we can unload, set-up, and do production run-throughs of our performance our Artown Performance. PLEASE DO NOT BE LATE! We will be meeting the Boys & Girls Club of Truckee Meadows William N. Pennington Facility (1300 Foster Dr., Reno, Nevada 89509)
  • 1:00pm is when our Artown Performance begins at the Boys & Girls Club of Truckee Meadows William N. Pennington Facility (1300 Foster Dr., Reno, Nevada 89509). ADMISSION IS FREE! This will be a fun time for your friends and family  =)
  • After our performance we will clean up all areas of campus and return all equipment to their rooms or trailers. Expect to be done no later than 3:30pm. 

Items to bring:

  • Something to take notes with
  • Pencil
  • Water Bottle
  • Sunscreen
  • Hat
  • Snacks
  • Movement Appropriate Clothing (NO JEANS OR RESTRICTIVE CLOTHING ALLOWED)
  • Positive Attitude
  • 'A' Game