Band Camp

BAND CAMPS BAY CITY MI

This summer, why not have some fun with your instrument and make lots of new friends?

Come up to Camp Timbers…

  • Advance your musical ability
  • Have fun!
  • Increase your repertoire
  • Play new marches, classics, and pop music
  • Music chosen especially for your ability and experience
  • Spend an exciting week or two doing fun electives and playing games.

Don’t miss one of our Music Camps this summer!

Register early, space is limited.

Details

Who: Open to students going into 6-10th grades who have “completed” at least one year of band instrumental instruction.

When: June 13th-19th 2021 and June 20th -26th 2021.

Where: Camp Timbers, West Branch, 3269 Horseshoe Lake Rd. 

Special: 19 Band Directors, Free Camp T-Shirts

Features: Entertainment every evening

COST

$490.00 register with $50 deposit to save your spot!

All money due by May 10, 2021

Fee includes:

  • Lodging
  • All Meals
  • Activities
  • Snacks
  • Electives
  • Sheet Music
  • Instruction
  • Free T-Shirt

There is an extra cost for horseback riding.
Students must bring their own instruments or school provided instruments.
Percussionists should bring percussion mallets and sticks.
All campers should bring a prepared music piece to play and be prepared to sight read during chair placement. Bring extra reeds!!

Discounts

For families with multiple children attending, or children who will be attending both sessions, the following discounts are offered:

$50 off one registration, if a second child/sibling attends from the same family

$50 off one registration, if a child registers for both sessions A & B

Up to $100 off one registration if two children from the same family attend both Session A and B (for a total of four registrations)

Curriculum

The curriculum will include:

  1. Daily group sectionals on your major instrument
  2. Two daily music rehearsals
  3. Special evening entertainment by local and nationally known artists.
  4. Electives, swimming, canoeing, zip lines etc …

Electives

FUN • BAND • GAGABALL • SECTIONALS SWIMMING • BONFIRES • HIGH ROPES • ARCHERY • FISHING • NATURE TRAILS • GREAT FOOD • MOUNTAIN BIKING • KAYAKING • CANOEING • DJ DANCE • WATERSLIDE  • TUBE SLIDE • MUD BOG • FRISBEE GOLF • 2 ZIP LINES • SUPER SWING • NEW REHEARSAL HALL

Registration Info

Registration and deposit is due immediately to secure
your spot. No registration forms will be
accepted without the $50.00 deposit!!
Students who are receiving scholarships still must submit the $50.00 registration deposit in order for us to hold a reservation for camp. The deposit is non­refundable except in the case of full scholarships. See your Band Director or Music Booster organization for local scholarship information. Balance due May 10th!
Make checks payable to: Saginaw YMCA and mail to:

Herter Music Center 901 Washington Ave. Bay City, MI 48708


    Got my daughter’s bassoon here she just loves it
    Mike M.
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    Primary Communities Served

    Auburn
    Bay City
    Bridgeport
    Buena Vista

    Carrollton
    Chesaning
    Coleman
    Edenville

    Essexville
    Frankenmuth
    Freeland
    Hemlock

    Kawkawlin
    Linwood
    Merrill
    Midland

    Millington
    Saginaw
    Shields
    St. Charles

    Tuscola
    University Center
    Vassar
    Zilwaukee

    and all other Michigan communities