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Summer Music Camp set for July at UVa-Wise


The University of Virginia's College at Wise Bands will host a Summer Music Camp for area band students.

The camp will run from July 8 thru the 11 from 1 p.m. until 4 p.m. on Monday thru Wednesday and 9a.m. until 4 p.m. on Thursday. A cookout and concluding concert will be held on July 11. The concert will be at 7 p.m.There is no cost for the camp, which will cover musicianship, basic music theory, music history and leadership skills.

The camp is for any student enrolled in band in grades 8 thru 12.  Counties include, Wise, Dickenson, Lee, Russell and Scott.

For more information, contact Richard Galyean, director of bands, at 276-328-0235 or email