This summer, Cypress-Fairbanks ISD will be offering a free 4-day camp for current 8th-11th grade students who are interested in learning about and performing Jazz Music. Students currently enrolled in grades 8-11 and in either band, choir, or orchestra at one of our MS or HS campuses are welcome to apply for this camp. THERE IS NO PREREQUISITE OF FORMER JAZZ EXPERIENCE. Students who apply should have prior performance experience on one of the following instruments: alto saxophone, tenor saxophone, baritone saxophone, trumpet, tenor trombone, bass trombone, drum set, percussion, guitar, bass guitar, upright bass, piano or voice. A director's recommendation form will be emailed to the band, choir or orchestra director of each applicant.
Camp participants will be selected based on application information and director recommendation. Registration will close on Monday, May 8th. Participant invitations that will include detailed camp information will be sent by May 12, 2023. Invitations must be accepted by May 15 to secure a spot in the Jazz Camp.
The Jazz Camp will take place the week of May 30 – June 2 at Cypress Ridge HS. The camp will run from 8 a.m. - 3 p.m. There will be a performance of the Jazz Camp bands on the evening of June 2 that is open to the public and free of charge. Transportation and lunch are not provided for this camp.
Deadline to apply is Monday, May 8, 2023.
- Dates: May 30-June 2, 2023 from 8 a.m. - 3 p.m.
- Camp Location: Cypress Ridge HS
- Contact: Zachary Fink