Founded in 1997, Litchfield Jazz Camp now serves 130-180 residential and day students each week for 1 to 5 week sessions on the campus of Canterbury School in New Milford, Connecticut. Run by Litchfield Performing Arts, a charitable organization dedicated to changing lives through music, the Camp's philosophy is simple. We start with a faculty of amazing and inspiring jazz musicians. To that we add in eager music students to a non-competitive program. That is how the collaborative, supportive and fun atmosphere at Litchfield Jazz Camp is created. Find out for yourself! Register now for summer 2014.
Location: New Milford, CT
This internship will provide real-life experience in administration and organization of one of the nation's leading summer music camp. Work will include, assisting with student registration, assorted office tasks, generating and formatting reports, working with Excel documents, viewing and manipulating the online student database, and assisting in the organization and set-up of all of the music equipment. Our office relies heavily and places an emphasis on the use of technology to administrate the camp as efficiently as possible. You will have hands-on experience learning advanced Excel/Word features as well as a chance to learn Filemaker Pro. Our office always maintains a very informal atmosphere.More»
Music teachers, this is for you! If you encourage your students and they enroll in the 2014 Litchfield Jazz Camp you'll enjoy DownBeat Magazine for free, be entered win an RS Berkeley instrument for your band and get a free ticket to the Litchfield Jazz Fest this summer. Read on for details about these special offers.More»
Pianist Gabe Faden attended Litchfield Jazz Camp for the first time last summer. He then enrolled in our regional combo program, Litchfield in NYC taught by Claire Daly. At the first semester concert in January he shared with us how Litchfield Jazz Camp impacted him. More»
We are elated to announce that 2014 Litchfield Jazz Camp registration is NOW OPEN! Sign up early to receive the "Early Bird" discount and have your name entered in a drawing to win a private music lesson.More»
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