UW-Whitewater Flute Camp

This camp is available to campers entering grades 8-12 and incoming college freshmen in Fall 2018.

First 60 applicants accpeted

Date: July 8 - 12, 2018

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Registrations accepted online until noon on 7/5/18. We do NOT accept walk up registrations at event check-in.

Resident Camper: $545

Resident campers will be housed in one of the residence halls located on the UW-Whitewater campus. The residence hall has a secured entrance and the campers are monitored by the residence hall directors, assistants, and by our own camp counseling staff. Roommate requests will be honored when possible; otherwise campers are paired by age and gender. Developing new friends is encouraged. Rooms are double occupancy only. Please note that our residence halls are not air conditioned. We strongly advise campers to bring a fan if possible. The bathrooms and showers offer clean, individual stalls for privacy. Resident campers will have three well-balanced meals each full day. Meals are included in the registration fee.

Commuter Camper: $485

Commuters are campers who elect not to stay overnight in the residence halls. Commuters do not eat breakfast on campus but will be provided with lunch and dinner. Commuters will be able to go to the residence halls between sessions with teammates or friends if they choose.

Bring-A-Friend Discount: Returning attendees can receive a $20 discount off their camp fee by bringing one new attendee with them this year to Flute Camp. Both the returning attendee and the new attendee will receive the discount when they list each others name on the registration. Use promo code 2FRIEND20 at check out.  Discount cannot be applied after you register and pay.  You will be charged $20 if listed friend does not attend.

Fees Include

The resident camp fee covers lodging, meals, instruction, a camp t-shirt, camp scholarship opportunity and insurance. The commuter fee includes noon and evening meals, instruction, a camp t-shirt, camp scholarship opporturnity and insurance.

There will be a banquet, recitals, and activities such as tennis and swimming.

Refunds

Early cancellations due to medical reasons will receive a full refund minus $25 cancellation fee if the cancellation is requested 7 days prior to the camp. Medical documentation must be provided and received before the start of camp to qualify.  All other cancellations, including those with medical documentation received after the start of camp, will receive payment back minus $50.  NO REFUNDS will be given for no shows or campers sent home for disciplinary reasons.  All cancellation requests must be submitted to cesevents@uww.edu; provide registrant's name, camp and medical documentation, if applicable.  Refunds will be returned to name and address of payer.

Pre-camp information will be available on this website three weeks prior to the start of camp. Pre-camp information includes check-in and out times with locations, daily schedule, what to bring and other important information you will need to know before attending camp.

Info Packet Available Soon

Health Forms

Each camper must complete the healthEcamper online form 5 days prior to arrival for each camp they attend; no camper will be allowed to participate without completing the form. You can complete the healthEcamper online form after registering.  Use the email address provided to register for this camp as your user name on the healthEcamper website to avoid receiving emails from us indicating you have not complete this health form.

Click to complete online health form once registered.

Ensemble Placement Auditions

Submit a 3-5 minute sample of your flute playing to help us determine your ensemble placement. Your audio recording (mp3 format), or video recording (via an unlisted Youtube link), must be submitted via email to cesevents@uww.edu by July 2nd. Your audition recording should include the following:

  • Chromatic Scale: 2-3 octaves, ascending and descending, starting on low C.
  • A selection from a solo piece or etude of your choice that you feel best demonstrates your lyrical and technical abilities.

Summer Camp Rules

UW-Whitewater will hold all campers responsible for their conduct. Serious misconduct or disruption will lead to immediate dismissal from camp. Campers dismissed from the camp will not receive a refund. Review Summer Camp Rules for more details.

Driving Directions

Directions to the campus can be found online by clicking here. A campus map can be found here.

Parking

Parking permits are required to park on campus. You may park for free at the location and time of check-in and check-out. All other locations and times you will need to have a parking permit to avoid a ticket. Campers driving themselves and keeping their car on campus must pick up a parking permit from camp director at initial camp meeting.

Registration Terms & Conditions

By registering for an event you agree to our Registration Terms and Conditions. Please review the Registration Terms and Conditions for more details.

Be aware that we advise you to leave all non-essential, portable electronic devices at home (iPod, iTouch, cell phones, etc), but ultimately it is your decision. We will not be responsible for any lost or stolen items and we do not have open Wi-Fi for electronic devices.

Participants will develop their artistry, technique, and performance skills through daily activities that will include:

  • Chamber Music (Flute Quartets, Trios)
  • Flute Choir
  • Tone Class
  • Technique Class
  • Repertoire Class
  • Faculty Recital
  • Guest Artist Recital with Q&A
  • Elective Classes: Yoga for Musicians, Dalcroze Eurhythmics, Low Flutes, Beginning Piccolo, Advanced Piccolo, and Contemporary Flute Techniques.  Participants select two elective classes to attend daily.
  • The camp will culminate in two final recitals featuring all students performing in chamber ensembles and flute choirs.

Camp Scholarships

“Honor Camper” and “Outstanding Camper” scholarships are awarded on the last day of Flute Camp witch can be applied towards next year's camp fee.

Typical Daily Schedule

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Guest Artists 2018

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Camp Staff

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Insurance

Each camper will be covered by a limited accident insurance policy. The insurance includes primary coverage up to $7,500 and $300 maximum dental insurance. Insurance does not cover pre-existing injuries and is for accidents only. The cost of insurance is included in the registration fee.

Special Notice

The University of Wisconsin-Whitewater is committed to equal opportunity in its educational programs, activities and employment policies, for all persons, regardless of race, color, gender, creed, religion, age, ancestry, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, political affiliation, marital status, Vietnam-era veteran status, parental status and pregnancy.

If you have any disabling condition that requires special accommodations or attention, please advise us well in advance. We will make every effort to accommodate your special needs.

Registering for this event you understand that the University may take photographs and or videos of event participants and activities. You will  be required to agree at the time of registration that the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater shall be the owner of and may use such photographs and or videos relating to the promotion of future events.  You will relinquish all rights that you may claim in relation to use of said photographs and/or videos.