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Lionel Hampton School of Music

Physical Address:
Corner of Blake & W. Sweet Ave.

Mailing Address:
Lionel Hampton School of Music
University of Idaho
875 Perimeter Drive MS 4015
Moscow, Idaho 83844-4015

Phone: 208-885-6231

Fax: 208-885-7254

Email: music@uidaho.edu

Web: Lionel Hampton School of Music

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Concert Band & Chamber Music

Chosen with the student’s preferences in mind, every Hamp's Camper will participate in two different large ensembles, one chamber ensemble, and the Hamp’s Camp Ensemble. Each of these ensembles will be coached by our faculty and staff members. These ensembles can be from multiple concentrations — for example, a student could choose to perform in concert band, jazz ensemble, and an a cappella group — and our schedule is setup to accommodate a student with a variety of interests. If a pre-formed chamber ensemble plans to attend, please inquire to the camp email about receiving a discount on camp tuition.

Winds, Brass and Percussion

The band program at the Lionel Hampton Music Camp offers instrumentalists a chance to play in daily rehearsals in large and small ensembles where they will prepare a variety of repertoire, work with distinguished faculty members from the Lionel Hampton School of Music, participate in masterclasses and sectionals with studio professors, and give a final performance at the end of the week. 

Band and instrumental faculty at the University of Idaho will be leading the rehearsals, coaching chamber ensembles, and giving masterclasses. They include Alan Gemberling, Torrey Lawrence, Vanessa Sielert, Leonard Garrison, Vern Sielert, Sean Butterfield, Jason Johnston, Matthew Shipes, Spencer Martin, Dan Bukvich and Shawn Copeland. (Due to unavoidable schedule conflicts, Carol Padgham Albrecht (oboe) and Javier Rodriguez (bassoon) will not be present for the 2017 LHMC. Their substitutes will be announced shortly, but please contact us directly if you would like more information.)

Large Ensemble options

  • Concert Band
  • Hamp's Camp Ensemble

Chamber Ensemble options

  • Brass Quintet
  • Brass Choir
  • Tuba/Euphonium Ensemble
  • Woodwind Quintet
  • Saxophone Quartet
  • Percussion Ensemble
  • Like-Instrument Ensembles (e.g. Trumpet Ensemble, Flute Choir, etc.)

All instrumentalists can also choose to participate in a variety of jazz groups. Please see the jazz page for faculty and details.

Lionel Hampton School of Music

Physical Address:
Corner of Blake & W. Sweet Ave.

Mailing Address:
Lionel Hampton School of Music
University of Idaho
875 Perimeter Drive MS 4015
Moscow, Idaho 83844-4015

Phone: 208-885-6231

Fax: 208-885-7254

Email: music@uidaho.edu

Web: Lionel Hampton School of Music

Map