Northwest Mississippi Community College
Days of Music 2017
What: Workshops, Master Classes, and Concerts featuring ALL band instruments.
When: Monday, June 5 – Wednesday, June 7 from 8 AM – 4 PM
* Full schedule will be handed out upon arrival
* For the final concert students/performers should wear nice dress clothes
* Students will either need to bring sack lunches or eat in the Northwest Cafeteria (cash only, $5.35 per meal) Students will not be allowed to leave for lunch for any reason!
Where: Fine Arts Building at Northwest Mississippi Community College in Senatobia, MS
Who: Any high school or middle school age student with at least one year’s playing experience that wants to learn more about their instrument, learn more about musicianship, and meet your fellow band students from around Mississippi (directors and parents welcome as well!).
Why: Improve your playing abilities, and get tips from local professionals making it in the real world as musicians and teachers.
How much does it cost? In order to attend all of the clinics, master classes, and concerts there is a $75 pre-registration fee per student if paid by May 5th. $90 registration fee after May 5th.
Camp Director – Jennifer Whitehead – Instructor of Woodwinds at Northwest Mississippi Community College (BM Flute Performance – University of Mississippi, MM Flute Performance – University of Memphis)
Clarinet – Jasper Hensley – Freelance Musician, Arkansas Symphony (BM Clarinet Performance – Julliard, MM Clarinet Performance – Peabody Conservatory)
Oboe – Nathan Nix – Freelance Musician (BM Clarinet Performance- Southern Illinois University Carbondale, MM Multi-Woodwind Performance— University of South Florida, DMA Oboe Performance and Music History (ABD) University of Memphis, Broadway touring musician)
Bassoon – Leah Cripps – Freelance Musician (BM Performance and Music Education – University of New York Fredonia, MM Bassoon Performance – currently enrolled University of Memphis)
Saxophone – Jon Young – Freelance Musician, Assistant Director of Bands at Lake Cormorant (BM Music Education – University of Mississippi)
Trumpet – Daniel Roebuck – Freelance Musician (BM Music Education – Jacksonville State University, MM Music Education – University of Mississippi)
French Horn – Bethany Beck – Freelance Musician (BM Horn Performance – University of Memphis)
Trombone/Euphonium – Jeff Triplett – Low Brass Instructor at Northwest Mississippi Community College (BM Education – University of Southern Mississippi, MM Music Education – Delta State University)
Tuba – Jeff Chadd – Freelance Musician (BM Music Education – University of Southern Mississippi, MM Music Education – University of Mississippi)
Percussion – John Ungurait, Director of Bands at Northwest Mississippi Community College (BM Music Education – University of Southern Mississippi, MM Percussion Performance and Pedagogy, Wind Conducting – New Mexico State University)
BOOK YOUR PLACE ONLINE
Please fill out the Registration Form here . Then pay with paypal or mail a check payable to NWCC Foundation. (In the “Notes/For” line please write “Days of Music Clinic Fee”.) Places are limited so register and pay now to secure your place.
Mail checks to:
4975 Highway 51 N
NWCC Box 7021
Senatobia, MS 38668