Snare and Tenor Camp
June 21-23, 2013: Ages 13-21
Lilly Hall at Butler University's Jordan College of the Arts
Tuition: $235 commuter (includes Friday pizza and Saturday
lunch/dinner); $335 residential (includes dorm and Friday pizza,
Saturday breakfast/lunch/dinner, Sunday breakfast)
Postmark deadline: June 1
Snare and Tenor Camp
registration form (PDF)
This camp is open to ages 13-21. No audition is required;
all levels are welcome. It is recommended that participants have at
least two years of prior study on snare drum; prior marching
percussion experience is helpful.
This drum corps style camp weekend will feature one-on-one and
group instruction for snares and quads with Jeff Queen and Bill
Bachman. You will leave camp with:
--A complete selection of custom tailored exercises to improve
general and specific areas of your playing.
--Strategies on exactly HOW to practice in order to improve at the
fastest rate possible.
--Development of a clear plan that will help you in achieving your
next level of playing.
Learn more at facebook.com/jeffandbillsdrumcamp
Friday, June 21: 5:00-9:00pm
Saturday, June 22: 9:00am - 9:00pm
Sunday, June 23: 9:00am - noon
(Informal concert: 11:00am on Sunday)
Housing for the Snare and Tenor Camp is provided in Butler
University's ResCo dorm, which is air-conditioned. Dorm
check-in is 4:30 on Friday, June 21; check-out is 12:00 on Sunday,
June 23. It is generally recommended that 7th graders attend
as commuter students. Commuters participate in all sessions,
but are picked up at 9:00pm each evening. Commuter tuition
includes Friday dinner, Saturday lunch/dinner. Residential
tuition includes Friday dinner; three meals on Saturday; and Sunday
NOTE: Residential campers who enroll for Total Percussion Camp
AND Snare and Tenor Camp may stay in the dorm from
Thursday evening, June 20, until check-in for Snare and Tenor camp
on Friday. Breakfast and lunch on Friday will be provided at no
Applications must be postmarked by June 1 for residential
campers; full payment due by June 1. Late applications may be
accepted on the basis of available space.
Need-based scholarships are available for ages 13-17; click here
international snare drum champion; original cast member of BLAST!;
worldwide clinician, author and educator.
international clinician, author, and tenor drumming guru.
For more information, please contact us at (317) 940-5500, (800)
368-6852 ext. 5500, or BCAS@butler.edu.