Atlanta, GA (April 29, 2014) -- Camp Jam, the nation’s premier provider of rock music summer camps for ages 11-17, today announced that it is gearing up for the Summer 2014 in 10 major cities coast to coast.. Campers, referred to as Jammers, will rehearse, record, and perform like rock stars during curriculum-based day camp and its popular overnight camp programs. Famous musicians from some of America’s favorite rock ‘n’ roll bands will lend their talents to the camps.
“For 11 years, Camp Jam has been enriching young lives through rock ‘n’ roll music,” said Jeff Carlisi, lead guitarist for .38 Special and Camp Jam co-founder. “I started Camp Jam with the idea that everyone needed to experience the rush of playing in a band. There's no better feeling than rocking-out onstage in a band with your friends, and in front of a real, live audience. At Camp Jam you can make that dream come true.”
Campers learn songwriting, recording, stage presence from a staff of industry professionals, Jammers will also be treated to master classes with celebrity recording artists. Troy Lawrence, guitarist for Evanescence, Liberty DeVitto, drummer for Billy Joel; Jennifer Batten, guitarist for Michael Jackson; Richard Fortus, guitarist for Guns n Roses; Darryl Jones, bass player for the Rolling Stones; Ed Roland, vocals for Collective Soul are just an example of the artists that work with Camp Jam. Go to www.campjam.com and see the list of visiting rock stars which is constantly growing.
Guitarists, bass players, keyboard players, drummers and vocalists will unleash their inner rock star at Camp Jam. Each session culminates with Jammers playing the big stage in front of family and friends. Programs are available for ages 11 to 17 with varying skill levels. Overnight, Day and Extended Day camps are available. Spaces are filling very fast. Early enrollment is suggested. The summer music camps will be held in; Atlanta, Chicago, Birmingham AL, Commerce TX (Dallas area), Fullerton, CA (servicing LA, San Diego, Orange County) Hartford, CT (Servicing New York and Boston), Houston, Phoenix and Washington D.C., Pittsburgh and St Louis
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