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In order to assist in your travel preparations, please use the schedule overview below. Some aspects of the schedule may need to be altered more as we adjust to the number of campers, but this will not affect travel plans. Parents/guardians will need to stay with their students through the noted times, and the arrival schedule on Sunday and departure schedule on Saturday will not be altered by more than an hour in either direction. All students who register for the camp will receive a finalized schedule in an email after registration closes on June 10.

Sunday 6/14

  • 10:30 a.m.: Residence hall check-in (Wallace Hall until 12:00 pm)
  • 10:30 a.m.: Camp registration - (Lionel Hampton School of Music until 12:00 pm)
  • 12:30 p.m.: Camp orientation meeting for all students (parents/guardians may leave at this time)
  • 1:00 p.m.: Ensemble placement auditions (LHSOM)
    • Auditions consist of a few scales of your choice as well as a small amount of sight-reading. You may bring a prepared piece if you like.
  • 2:30 p.m.: BREAK
  • 3:00 p.m.: Large Ensemble 1 rehearsal*
  • 4:00 p.m.: Large Ensemble 2 rehearsal**
  • 5:00 p.m.: DINNER (Wallace Hall)
  • 7:00 p.m.: Opening Faculty Concert (Haddock Hall in LHSOM)

Monday 6/15 - Friday 6/19

  • 7:00 a.m.: BREAKFAST
  • 8:00 a.m.: Warm-ups/master class with instrumental and vocal faculty (LHSOM)
  • 9:00 a.m.: Large Ensemble 1 rehearsal*
  • 10:00 a.m.: Hamp’s Camp Combined Ensemble rehearsal
  • 10:30 a.m.: Snacks, individual practice, private lessons for non-pianists (optional)
  • 11:00 a.m.: Chamber Ensemble rehearsal
  • 12:00 p.m.: LUNCH (All campers to Wallace Hall)
  • 1:00 p.m.: Large Ensemble 2 rehearsal**
  • 2:00 p.m.: Snacks, individual practice, private lessons for non-pianists (optional)
  • 3:00 p.m.: Elective course
  • 4:00 p.m.: Chamber Ensemble rehearsal
  • 5:00 p.m.: DINNER
    • Overnight campers to Wallace Hall
    • Day campers eat with their parent/guardian, but they may also choose to bring money to eat at Wallace Hall with the overnight campers. ($10/meal)
  • 7:00 p.m.: Activity varies by day, but always begins at 7:00. See daily schedule below. All faculty recitals are open to the public.
    • Monday - Faculty recital (Haddock Hall) until 8:00; faculty/counselor/student mixer and jam session until 9:00 (Room 216)
    • Tuesday - Faculty recital (Haddock Hall) until 8:00, activity night in LHSOM until 9:30
    • Wednesday - Faculty recital until 8:00 (Admin Auditorium), activity night in LHSOM until 9:30
    • Thursday - Scavenger hunt until 9:00
    • Friday - Student Chamber Recital (Haddock Hall) until 8:30, Ice Cream Social (Room 216 - Parents welcome!) until 9:30

Saturday 6/20

(Day campers should plan on being at Administration Auditorium at no later than 8:50 am and expect to be there until 2:00 pm)

  • 7:00 a.m.: BREAKFAST
  • 8:00 a.m.: Check out of dorms, move belongings to secured location for pick-up after concert
  • 9:00 a.m.: Large Ensemble dress rehearsals (Admin Auditorium)
  • 10:30 a.m.: Honors Chamber Recital (Admin Auditorium - parents/family/friends encouraged to attend from this point onward)
    • Featuring Jazz Combo AM, Jazz Combo PM, Chamber Choir and selected student ensembles from the Friday night performance. 
  • 11:30 p.m.: LUNCH (Boxed lunch eaten on Admin lawn)
  • 12:30 p.m.: Final concert - all Large Ensembles (Admin)
  • Each ensemble will perform approximately 20 minutes of music, although some may go slightly longer or shorter
    • Concert Order is:
      • Jazz Ensemble
      • Orchestra
      • Band
      • Mixed Choir
      • Hamp's Camp Combined Ensemble
  • 2:30 p.m.: Final loading of overnight camper luggage will take place in Music Building Room 216, immediately following the concert.
    All campers dismissed. Safe travels! 

*Large Ensemble 1 slot - Concert Band, Chamber Choir, Piano Master Class, String Orchestra

**Large Ensemble 2 slot - Jazz Ensembles, Mixed Choir

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


Web: School of Music