SWOSU Hosting First-Ever Marimba Camp


Southwestern Oklahoma State University's Department of Music will host it first-ever Marimba Camp July 6-9 on the Weatherford campus.

The Marimba Camp is open to students who have completed grades 9-12. Students will participate in sessions focusing on technique, musicianship, history and literature as well as attend marimba recitals of SWOSU faculty and students.

Directors of the camp include SWOSU Professor of Percussion Dr. David Bessinger and Jeremy Parr from Moore.

Registration will be in the SWOSU Fine Arts Center Lobby on Tuesday, July 6, from 8-10 a.m. Late registrations and walk-ins will be accepted.

For general information on all SWOSU music camps, go to the SWOSU Department of Music summer camp website at www.swosucamps.com or contact the SWOSU Music Camp Office at 580.774.3296.