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Summer Camps

Jazz on a Summer's Day
Jazz on a Summer's Day

Summer is a great time to participate in camps and workshops at UNI School of Music! To learn more about our summer offerings, follow the links below. 

Camp Musicmania (Community Music School) - June 14-18, 2021
An interactive and exciting camp experience for children grades 1-6 (split in two divisions). Activities include singing, dancing, recreation, drumming, Orff instruments, drama, and art. 

Jazz on a Summer's Day - June 21, 2021
A jam-packed single-day workshop filled with exploration of jazz music for high school students, including performances, workshops, jam sessions, master classes and more. 

Audio Engineering for Educators - June 21-22, 2021
Today's classrooms are equipped with technology to enhance learning and instruction. Audio equipment in the schools can come in many forms — from sound reinforcement gear to computerized digital audio recording. Learn the skills that audio engineers use for capturing the best performances from your students. 

RockShop! - June 24-25, 2021
This course will provide teachers with the tools and resources to bring student-centered, culturally responsive, and inclusive music education to students. The RockShop Modern Band Workshop is designed to teach the skills, curriculum, and network to successfully run a modern band program at any grade level or music classroom. 

Alexander Technique Workshop - July 14, 2021
Students will learn fundamental principles of the Alexander Technique during this one-day workshop, a proven method for improving awareness during performance. 

Panther High School Drum Major, Colorguard, and Leadership Workshop - Wednesday, July 21, 2021
A one-day camp to prepare high school drum majors, colorguard, and student leadership for the fall marching season. 

Suzuki School Summer Orchestra Workshop - August 9-20, 2021
Join the UNI Suzuki School for a summer orchestra workshop, held daily from 1-2 p.m. This workshop is open to string players who have completed 7th-11th grades. 


Percussion Camp (Percussion Camp will not be held summer 2021. Please check back and plan to join us in 2022!)
This four-day event is designed for high school students who are interested in improving their musical skills in a variety of percussion areas.  Campers will participate in daily ensemble rehearsals, masterclasses, campus experiences, and a culminating concert.

 Amp Camp (Amp Camp will not be held summer 2021. Please check back and plan to join us in 2022!)
Amp Camp is an innovative summer music camp at the University of Northern Iowa School of Music covering popular music styles including hip-hop, rock, pop, country and R&B. All skills levels and abilities welcome!