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UVI to Host Summer Band Camp from June 25 to July 28

The University of the Virgin Islands (UVI) Music Department presents the 2018 Summer Band Camp. The camp is a four and a half weeks’ comprehensive summer instrumental music program designed for junior and senior high school students age 12-17. The camp will commence on Wednesday, June 25 and conclude on Saturday, July 28.

Campers will assemble at UVI’s Music Education Building from 8:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. 

The camper will be offered Monday – Friday:

  • Individual weekly private instrument lessons
  • Solo literature for all campers
  • Sight-reading, theory, and arranging
  • Concert band and jazz ensemble

Special invited guest speakers will present on topics such as:

  • Instrumental repair
  • Personal music experiences
  • Conflict resolution
  • Social behavior
  • Sexual abuse

Applications are available at the following school’s music departments:

  • Charlotte Amalie High School –  Luben Daniel/Roslynn David
  • Ivanna Eudora Kean High School –  Monet I. Davis/Shamoi Rodgers
  • Addelita Cancryn Junior High School –  Niels A. Gooding
  • Bertha C. Boschulte Middle School –  Calvin Jones/Vanessa Tamar
  • St. Croix Educational Complex High School –  Kevre’ L. Hendricks
  • Albeana Lake Comprehensive High School –  Lennox Vanterpool
  • Emmanuel Benjamin Oliver Elementary School –  Clayton Emanuel
  • Gladys Abraham Elementary School – Georges Thomas
  • Ulla Muller Elementary School –  Howard Peters

A non-refundable application fee of $150.00 is required in order to process your application.

Campers are required to pay $350.00 to be admitted for participation in the camp. Campers who require lunch are asked to make a payment of $220.00

For more information contact Austin A. Venzen at (340) 998-8867 or email