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Summer Jazz Band Camp

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Special Announcement! - Summer Jazz Band Camp

The Freehold Borough Arts Council is proud to support and sponsor this summer Jazz Band Camp. During this dynamic ten-day camp, students will learn big band and small jazz combo techniques as well as improvisation and other musicianship skills necessary for today’s jazz students. Students that will be entering grades 7-12 in September and have at least two years of instruction on the following instruments are eligible. Alto, Tenor, Baritone Sax. Trombone, Trumpet, Piano, Guitar, Bass and Drum set. Students must be able to read music (notes not tab for guitar and bass). And have their own instrument, Except Drums- a drum set will be provided. 

The instructor for the camp is Mr. Eric Gross – BM Percussion Performance, Berklee College of Music, Professional Musician and Music Director at Freehold High School where he directs an award winning jazz band that has performed on many diverse stages including Walt Disney World (Festival Disney) Hersey Park and our annual event in downtown Freehold. 

Dates for the camp are Tuesday July, 5 – Monday July, 18 2016 from 9:00am – 1:00pm. Weekdays only. 

No camp on the weekends. Fee for the camp is $250 per student

There will be a concert on the final day of the camp, location TBD.

If you have any questions or need more information, Please contact the FBAC at or Mr. Gross at

Click the following link for application: