Summer Symposium

Pride of the Mountains

 

 

July 8th - July 12th, 2018

Join us in the mountains this summer for an incredible, immersive experience. Open to High School Students, Middle School and High School Band Directors and members of band booster organizations. During the Summer Symposium, you'll join the band directors of WCU's Pride of the Mountains.

Please Note: Registration will close at 4pm on June 29th.

Register for the Student Track

Register for the Director Track

Student Track

The Summer Symposium fills up quick, so register today! High School students, gain real experience and learn from some of the best for only $450! This year's tracks include Drum Major, Wind, Percussion, Color Guard and Rock and Record. Your tuition includes Symposium admission, room, and board. This year we're proud to feature instructional, design and performance clinics by Carolina Crown Drum and Bugle Corps. See the High School flyer.

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What to Bring

  • Instrument 
  • Cool, comfortable clothing
  • Light raincoat or poncho
  • A nice change of clothes for the dance
  • Hats
  • Sunscreen 
  • A box fan for your room
  • Bug spray
  • Athletic shoes
  • Water bottle
  • Sunglasses 
  • Band-aids
  • Pencil/notebooks 
  • All medications

Band Booster Forum

The Band Booster Forum is two-day event to be offered for the Executive Boards and general members of Middle and High School Band Booster Organizations. These seminars were created to assist band directors and parents to overcome challenges posed with Band Booster Organizations, including bylaws structure, fundraising, and communication of booster clubs.

Director Track

The Director Track is designed to give directors and instructors the opportunity to learn and collaborate with some outstanding clinicians. Participants will attend sessions covering topics from show design to running your overall band program. See more on our Middle School Director Flyer and our High School Director Flyer. This year we're proud to feature instructional, design and performance clinics by Carolina Crown Drum and Bugle Corps.

REGISTER NOW

   

  

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