summer camp

Vocal Jazz Camp

Find your Voice in Vocal Jazz

New York Voices/Western Michigan University Vocal Jazz Camp – July 27 – August 2, 2020                                      

The 12th annual New York Voices Vocal Jazz Camp will be held on the campus of Western Michigan University in Kalamazoo, MI – Home of the amazing Gold Company and where our beloved Greg Jasperse takes over the Camp Directorship!

Aspiring jazz vocalists have a great opportunity to work and sing with the foremost vocal jazz quartet of our time in this six-day music intensive.  In addition to New York Voices,  rounding out the camp faculty are long time friends and colleagues from many of today’s leading institutions of music, Greg Jasperse, Rosana Eckert, and Jay Ashby.  This unique camp is open to high school and college students, professional musicians, choral directors and anyone interested in improving and developing their knowledge of the vocal jazz genre.  Lauren Kinhan, Darmon Meader, Peter Eldridge,  Kim Nazarian and the rest of the faculty will work with singers and ensembles in clinics, ensemble classes, coachings and special interest electives pertaining to the art and performance of vocal jazz.  Pre-established groups are welcome and encouraged to attend, as well.