Welcome to the website for the Hilton Head Jazz Camp, an incredible week long summer music camp in beautiful Hilton Head, South Carolina. Our jazz camp is open to all music students age 11-20 in middle school, high school and college who wish to improve their jazz skills with an immersive study in improvisation, theory, combos, masterclasses, big band and elective courses with our professional faculty. This year our camp will be taking place from July 7-12, 2014 on the campus of Hilton Head Christian Academy daily from 9am-4pm. Our grand finale concert will take place July 12, 2014 @ 2pm at the Arts Center of Coastal Carolina. Register today to reserve your spot!
If you are looking at the Hilton Head Jazz Camp for the first time, browse our site to see our location, schedule, tuition rates, scholarship availability, lodging options and read about our terrific faculty here at the HHJC. This upcoming year at our 2014 camp, we added some new features to our camp including:
- Our brand new fine-arts facilities at Hilton Head Christian Academy, including the new band room, large classroom spaces and Performing Arts Center
- Two finale concerts: Friday evening at HHCA’s Performing Arts Center (5:30pm) and Saturday afternoon (2pm) at the premier performance venue, the Arts Center of Coastal Carolina. Both concerts are open to the public.
- Three new faculty members, expanding to 12 full-time faculty (an incredible faculty to student ratio).
- Catered lunch from Atlanta Bread Company is included for all students attending the Hilton Head Jazz Camp.
We have also continued our exciting additions from the 2013 camp including:
- Overnight accommodations for out-of-town students
- Our artist-in-residence program featuring bassist/vocalist Nikki Perrott
- An expanded daily schedule offering new elective courses
- More scholarship availability, automatic discounts, and much more!
We are proudly part of the Junior Jazz Foundation, a 501(c)3 non-profit organization, which aims to promote jazz education for the next generation. If you have any questions or are interested in the supporting the Hilton Head Jazz Camp, contact us, or join our Facebook group.