SWOSU Marimba Camp Set for June 10-13


Southwestern Oklahoma State University's Department of Music will host its 3rd annual Marimba Camp on June 10-13 in Weatherford.

The SWOSU 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 by SWOSU faculty, university students and area artists.

The directors of the camp include SWOSU Associate Professor of Percussion Dr. David Bessinger; Stuart Langsam, adjunct professor of percussion at Oklahoma State University; and Jeremy Parr, assistant band director from Moore.

Registration will be in the SWOSU Fine Arts Center lobby this Sunday, June 10, from 1-2 p.m. Late registrations and walk-ins will be accepted.

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