2015 Workshop Open for Registration

The dates are set, August 2 to 7th!  The faculty is lined up! All systems Go for our 17th year!

Register online now!

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8 AM Jam Sessions

Tuesday through Friday, August 4 – August 7: Plan to arrive no later than 8:45am. Classes will begin promptly at 9:00am. If you need to arrive earlier because of transportation issues, our staff will be on campus by 8:00am each day. Doors open at 7:45…There will be no adult supervision before 7:45 am; do not drop off prior to this time.

Jam Session Tuesday-Friday 8AM:

This is teacher supervised, on stage in the multi use room, voluntary and everyone is welcome!

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Scholarship Application

A limited number of scholarships are available! To apply, download the Scholarship Application, and follow the instructions on it.

You will need a letter of recommendation from your music teacher, an audition tape or CD, and a letter from your parent or guardian that explains your need for financial assistance.

The application deadline is May 1, and notifications of award will be made May 20.

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Lunch for the Workshop

While you’re getting ready for camp, be sure to check out last year’s awesome lunch menu!

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A Great Workshop!

The 2014 LSMJW was another great week of Jazz education, performance and fun. Thanks to all the attendees and hardworking volunteers who made this year such a success: we hope to see you all again next summer at the 2015 Lafayette Summer Music Jazz Workshop!

Head over to the Lafayette Jazz Workshop Facebook page to see and share highlights from this year’s workshop.


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In Memoriam: Frank Sumares

sm_frank_sFormer Curriculum Director Frank Sumares passed away March 28. All of us at the LafSMW feel a profound sense of loss. Read more about this amazing man here.

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2009 Jazz Camp Album

What a glorious week! Follow this link to our Flickr album of photos from the 2009 Lafayette Summer Music Workshop.

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