Saxophone Camp

Saxophone Camp

Excellent instruction by certified music professionals!

Campers are grouped according to age and ability. All participants will receive individual instruction as well as in small groups.

Campers participate in intensive days of saxophone that includes solos, duets, quartets, and saxophone choir. Recitals are conducted by faculty and students. Core topics include auditioning, technique, tone, reeds and other equipment topics, repertoire, sight reading, doubling, jazz, listening, teaching and learning.

Camp Staff:

  • Dr. Joseph Murphy, Professor of Saxophone & Music Education, Mansfield University
  • Colin Gordon, New York City

Camp counselors are selected MU alumni and music majors. The counselor to camper ratio is 1:10. Students and counselors live in the campus residence hall and eat in the campus cafeteria. 

For further information contact Dr. Joseph Murphy: (570)662-4710, or by email at

Saxophone Camp


Dates: June 25 - June 30, 2017 

Ages: 12 - 18

Residential Fee: $380
(includes instruction, all meals, & lodging)

Commuter Fee: $320
(includes instruction, lunch, & dinner)

Non-refundable Deposit: $75
(Required at the time of registration)

Balance of Payment Due:
June 19, 2017

Welcome Message from the Director

Sunday, June 25, 2017 from 1-3 pm in the Residence Hall

Typical Daily Schedule

Required Forms: Please bring the following completed forms with you to camp registration:

Consent Form
Camp Disciplinary Form
Kelchner Fitness Center Release
Off-Campus Permission Slip