University of Memphis Summer Music Camp

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Albert Nguyen, Director
Pam Wilensky, Associate Director
Kyle Hayes, Student Staff Coordinator
Carol Rakestraw, Administrative Associate
Elise Blatchford, Advanced Flute
Robyn Jones, Advanced Clarinet
John Mueller, ‘Bones & BBQ

The University of Memphis Summer Music Camp is a five-day camp for middle and high school band and orchestra students.  Participants work with the University of Memphis School of Music faculty and some of the Mid-South’s most accomplished musicians and teachers. 

Students at the Univesity of Memphis Summer Music Camp are immersed in an inspiring and encouraging environment where they will participate in large ensembles, chamber ensembles, master classes, and explore other artistic disciplines.  High school students can participate in an advanced track for their instrument.  In the evenings, students at the Univesity of Memphis Summer Music Camp mingle and make new friends through the many supervised activities provided by our outgoing and caring counselor staff.

Join us this summer for fantastic week of music making, artistic exploration, and FUN!!!!!  We would love to see you!

Registration is now open.

For questions, please contact the University of Memphis Band Office at 901-678-2263 or email Carol Rakestraw at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..