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Citrus Valley Summer Honor Band (formerly Summer Music Camp at Citrus Valley)

July 14-18, 2014 from 3:00-5:00pm with a concert at 5:30pm on Friday

Have fun!  Meet new friends!  Improve your instrument skills!


Call Band Director Scott Nelson at 799-2321. 

Email at scott_nelson@redlands.k12.ca.us

800 W. Pioneer Ave., Redlands, CA 92374

Elementary Band (for students that just completed grades 4 or 5)

Guest Conductor Jennifer Dean-Knapp -  Director of Instrumental Music at James Workman Middle School in Cathedral City, CA; Bachelor's Degree at UCLA - Flute Performance and Music Education Master's Degree in Flute Performance at the University of Redlands.  Consistently received high ratings for her groups at SCSBOA District and Regional Band Festivals, Solo/Ensemble Festivals and Forum Music Festivals; Finalist for the Orion Award for Excellence in Education in 2010 and as Teacher of the Month for Palm Springs Unified School District. 

Middle School Band (for students that just completed grades 6 or 7)

Guest Conductor Gregory X. Whitmore - conductor of the College of the Desert Symphony Band, Director of Bands at Cathedral City High School in Cathedral City, California. Bachelor’s Degree in Instrumental Music Education from The University of Michigan.  Master's Degree in Music with an emphasis in Wind Conducting from California State University Fullerton.  Four editions of Who’s Who Among America’s Teachers, Cathedral City High School Educator Of The Year three times (2009, 2007, and 2005), 2005 High School Educator Of The Year for the entire Palm Springs Unified School District. Cathedral City Chamber of Commerce Golden Apple Educator Award Recipient, and Orion Award Recipient for Excellence in Education.

Camp fee of $65 includes a t-shirt and instruction with assistance provided by members of the CVHS Band under the supervision of Band Director Scott Nelson.  A limited number of scholarships are available. 

Fee increases to $85 if paid after May 30.  The last day to register is June 13. 

Please fill out the online form below and send check payable to CVHS Music Boosters to P.O. Box 1453, Highland, CA 92346.


Download, print, and fill out Medical Release form from below and bring to first day of camp.


Citrus Valley Concert Band & Color Guard Camp

Scott Nelson,
May 1, 2014, 11:45 AM