Gramercy Youth Brass Band Camp 

Monday, August 3 through Sunday, August 9

Gramercy Brass Band Camp will operate in the same fun and successful manner our fans and students have grown accustomed to since 2005, as a Monday through Friday daytime program.  The weekday camp will be aimed at developing younger students, grades 4 through high school. Depending on enrollment, we plan to offer two levels, Junior Brass and Senior Brass, as determined by student’s experience. 

Gramercy Youth Brass Band Camp week will culminate with a grand finale concert on Sunday Afternoon, August 9, as part of our Music Festival Weekend. 

Students who play the following instruments should register: 

Trumpet and/or Cornet 
French Horn and/or Tenor Horn 
Baritone/ Euphonium 
Trombone 
Tuba 
Percussion 

Sample of Daily Schedule: 

9am - Group Warm ups with Gramercy Brass Orchestra member for those who have arrived. 
10am - Session I / Full group or sectional rehearsal 
~ short break~ 
11am - Session II / Full group or sectional rehearsal 
12:15pm - break for Lunch and organized free time 
1:30pm - Session III / Faculty or Guest Artist Presentation 
2:15pm - Session IV / Full group and sectional rehearsal 
3:30pm - Break for the day 

There is NO Youth Camp scheduled for Saturday. This is a Music Festival and Alumni Day. Arrival and schedule information for Sunday Finale Concert Day will be determined closer to the event. 

GBBC / Youth Camp - Continued 

Tuition: 

A full week of GBBC is $750. 

Please note - 

There may be scholarships available to assist. To apply for a scholarship, simply send an email with details pertaining to your request to: 

GBBC@gramercybrass.org after you have registered. 

An invoice will be emailed to you, with a variety of payment options, including, check, credit card via PayPal, as well as installments over 3 payments. 

   

Auditions: 

There is no formal audition for Gramercy Youth Brass Band Camp. However, if you are a first time student, we require a letter or email from a school teacher or private lesson instructor who is familiar with the student’s performance level and experience. We want to be sure our students are placed in the ensemble that will best serve the student. 

Available Accommodations: 

GBBC has partnered with the  Crowne Plaza Hotel in nearby Englewood NJ. 

A special GBBC week rate of $109 per day is ready to go. Please check in with us for further details on how this can work with our program. 

Have a look at the  Crowne Plaza of Englewood NJ 

(just minutes from GBBC) 

https://www.ihg.com/crowneplaza/hotels/us/en/englewood/engnj/hoteldetail?cm_mmc=GoogleMaps-_-CP-_-US-_-ENGNJ 

Additional Questions: 

It is our goal that every student will depart from Gramercy Brass Band Camp happy, engaged and wishing for more. We will do everything we possibly can to assist with set up, registration and day to day activities, so our students will receive maximum results from this unique opportunity to work with Gramercy Brass Orchestra of NY. Please do not hesitate to reach us via email at GBBC@gramercybrass.org with any questions you may have. 

Enroll in Gramercy Youth Brass Band Camp 2020!

Gramercy Youth Brass Band Camp 

Monday, August 3 through Sunday, August 9 

Gramercy Brass Band Camp will operate in the same fun and successful manner our fans and students have grown accustomed to since 2005, as a Monday through Friday daytime program.  The weekday camp will be aimed at developing younger students, grades 4 through high school. Depending on enrollment, we plan to offer two levels, Junior Brass and Senior Brass, as determined by student’s experience. 

Gramercy Youth Brass Band Camp week will culminate with a grand finale concert on Sunday Afternoon, August 9, as part of our Music Festival Weekend. 

Students who play the following instruments should register: 

Trumpet and/or Cornet 
French Horn and/or Tenor Horn 
Baritone/ Euphonium 
Trombone 
Tuba 
Percussion 

Sample of Daily Schedule: 

9am - Group Warm ups with Gramercy Brass Orchestra member for those who have arrived. 
10am - Session I / Full group or sectional rehearsal 
~ short break~ 
11am - Session II / Full group or sectional rehearsal 
12:15pm - break for Lunch and organized free time 
1:30pm - Session III / Faculty or Guest Artist Presentation 
2:15pm - Session IV / Full group and sectional rehearsal 
3:30pm - Break for the day 

There is NO Youth Camp scheduled for Saturday. This is a Music Festival and Alumni Day. Arrival and schedule information for Sunday Finale Concert Day will be determined closer to the event. 

GBBC / Youth Camp - Continued 

Tuition: 

A full week of GBBC is $750. 

Please note - 

There may be scholarships available to assist. To apply for a scholarship, simply send an email with details pertaining to your request to: 

GBBC@gramercybrass.org after you have registered. 

An invoice will be emailed to you, with a variety of payment options, including, check, credit card via PayPal, as well as installments over 3 payments. 

   

Auditions: 

There is no formal audition for Gramercy Youth Brass Band Camp. However, if you are a first time student, we require a letter or email from a school teacher or private lesson instructor who is familiar with the student’s performance level and experience. We want to be sure our students are placed in the ensemble that will best serve the student. 

Available Accommodations: 

GBBC has partnered with the  Crowne Plaza Hotel in nearby Englewood NJ. 

A special GBBC week rate of $109 per day is ready to go. Please check in with us for further details on how this can work with our program. 

Have a look at the  Crowne Plaza of Englewood NJ 

(just minutes from GBBC) 

https://www.ihg.com/crowneplaza/hotels/us/en/englewood/engnj/hoteldetail?cm_mmc=GoogleMaps-_-CP-_-US-_-ENGNJ 

Additional Questions: 

It is our goal that every student will depart from Gramercy Brass Band Camp happy, engaged and wishing for more. We will do everything we possibly can to assist with set up, registration and day to day activities, so our students will receive maximum results from this unique opportunity to work with Gramercy Brass Orchestra of NY. Please do not hesitate to reach us via email at GBBC@gramercybrass.org with any questions you may have. 

Enroll in Gramercy Youth Brass Band Camp 2020!