TOOTING HORNS, DRUMMING DRUMS

08/01/2007
By Used with permission from the Lowell Sun Online. By NANCYE TUTTLE Sun Staff

The Music Department at UMass Lowell is accepting application through July 8 for the Mary Jo Leahey Summer Band Camp. Students who've completed grades 8-12, including those entering college in the fall, are eligible.

The camp is a one-week, residential program that runs July 14-20 at the UMass Lowell South Campus.

It provides students with a chance to experience a taste of college life while participating in a high quallity music program. Students can participate in Concert Band, Honor's Wind Ensemble, and Jazz Ensembles, and take classes in conducting, sound recording technology, improvisation, score analysis and more.

A finale concert is presented on Saturday at 11:30 a.m. at Durgin Hall. To register, call band camp director Deb Huber at 978-934-4133.