Franklin Band & Orchestra Camp Features    

  First Day Auditions 

Auditions will be held on the first day. Beginners do not have to audition but will play their instruments on the first day of camp. The audition component prepares the students and music educators for correct placement on Day Two.

  Band Experience  
  • Beginning (no experience)

  • Cadet Band

  • Concert Band

  • Symphonic Band Advanced

    • Jazz Band students are selected from the Symphonic Band level, however there are exceptions

  • Band Sectionals

    • This activity will focus on music development for every section in all band levels. Music educators will command the knowledge of parts, style and interpretation.

  • Band Instruments Class

    • This is a Master Class. Educators wills focus on fundamentals, articulation, Major and Chromatic Scales. Students will also work in a method book for skill development. This is similar to a private lesson.

 Orchestra Experience  
  • Beginning (no experience)

  • Green

  • Red

  • Yellow

  • Blue - Advanced

  • Orchestra Sectionals

    • This activity will focus on music development for every section in all orchestra levels. Music educators will command the knowledge of parts, style and interpretation.

  • Orchestra Theory Class

    • Focus on the understanding of music concepts such as music notes, note value, rhythm and style as it relates to their music level.

  • Orchestra Chamber Music​

    • Open only to the most advanced orchestra students who have completed Music Theory I and II, Chamber Music will expand the student's knowledge and skills as they experience playing in a small ensemble.​

Jazz Band  

Students will be selected from the Symphonic Band - Advanced. Exceptions will be at the Director's authority.

CAMP HOURS

Orchestra 8:30 am - 12:30 pm

​Band 9:00 am - 1:00 pm

LOCATION

Centreville High School

6001 Union Mill Rd

Clifton, VA 20124
(571) 239-8102 (Camp hours only)

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