THE PROGRAM AT SUMMER BLAST!
We cater for all age and skill levels - you will come away enlightened!
Whether your aspirations are playing with a band, improving your solo performance, or if you simply just want to improve your playing ability, this school is for you!
We'll be using the amazing Zoom video conferencing platform.
Click on the logo to get some easy-to-use instructions on how to set up your computer and join a session.
Online learning can be a blast!
Our program is diverse and gives you options for what you want to focus on.
There will be four one-hour classes per day for the five-day school, with the classes organized according to the age and skill level of the students.
That's a total of 20 hours of amazing instruction by instructors who are among the most experienced and sought after throughout North America.
With other time zones in mind, classes will start at 10:00 am (EST).
A tentative schedule each day will be:
1st class 10:00 am - 11:00 am
2nd class 11:15 am - 12:15 pm
3rd class 1:15 pm - 2:15 pm
4th class 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm
(schedule subject to change)
In addition to the four classes, all students will have the opportunity to access a bonus session each evening for the duration of the school. These will only be available for registered students and won't be posted for the general piping and drumming public.
There's more! There will be draws at the conclusion of the camp for some amazing prizes:
All registered pipers will have a chance to win:
- a beautiful set of African Blackwood McCallum bagpipes courtesy of Dunabermusic.com.
- a set of Trad 'A' smallpipes courtesy of Scott's Highland Services.
- engraved practice chanter courtesy of R.G. Hardie & Co. (two prizes)
- engraved practice chanter from McCallum Bagpipes (two prizes)
All registered drummers will have a chance to win:
- a major financial prize courtesy of Custom Drum Sound Inc. (Two prizes of $350 CAD)
See HERE for more details on sponsors and prizes.
Thanks to our extremely generous sponsors!