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Symphonic Band Camp

Symphonic Band Camp

For high school students (grade 9–graduating seniors)
Mid-July 2023

Experience the thrill of playing challenging music with fellow musicians from across Chicago. Expand your repertoire through an intensive six-day rehearsal process, led by UIC band directors, and develop skills in instrumental master classes led by UIC Faculty. Participate in a final performance with the UIC Summer Winds. Socialize, get to know other young musicians and experience life on a great university campus. Join us at UIC this summer for a week of inspired music making!

Placement auditions: Sunday 4:00pm—6:00pm

Monday—Friday 4:00pm—8:00pm

Saturday 10:30am—4:00pm

Final performance: Sunday, 2:00pm

Chair placement auditions will take place on Sunday, July 10 from 4:00pm—6:00pm. 

Registration fee: $125 (limited scholarships available, contact for more information)

UIC Campus, ETMSW Building, 1040 West Harrison Street

What band camp alumni are saying:

“Great selection of music, amazing band directors, looking forward to doing this next year.”
— band camp student

“My daughter LOVED the camp!”
— band camp parent

Questions we haven’t answered here? Contact or call 312-996-5307.