12th Annual Targhee Music Camp
August 7, 2017 - August 10, 2017
Imagine an afternoon in the Tetons. A head full of new tunes, rubbing elbows with your musical heroes, a community of new friends, outstanding views, and great food. Free time to jam, rehearse, or hike. Sounds like the prescription for sanity in this crazy world. Sounds like the syllabus for the 12th Annual Targhee Music Camp.
- Four days of high level instruction
- Hearty meals and comfortable accommodations
- Lots of jamming
- Evening performances
- World-class setting
- Top-notch instructors
Morning meeting at Targhee Music Camp
With music as the common language, this camp focuses on individual instrumental skills, group playing, singing and jamming. Each day features morning and afternoon classes with your chosen instrument, elective workshops, jam sessions (both structured and unstructured) and evening performances – all adding up to a jam-packed and inspiring experience.
Classes are generally geared toward intermediate players, and some degree of proficiency is expected. (Please contact Thomas Sneed if you have questions about your ability level). Students of all ages are welcome, however, students 17 and under must be accompanied by an adult.
Brian Wicklund and Tony Trischka teaching a morning class
Grand Targhee Music Camp is four days of learning, jamming, and fun preceding the Grand Targhee Bluegrass Festival. Located at the resort, the setting is ideal for getting away from the real world and spending time in the mountains picking and singing.
Students also have the opportunity to enjoy the wide range of outdoor activities that Grand Targhee Resort has to offer: hiking, biking, swimming, chair lift rides and more. The resort is situated at 8,000 feet in the heart of the Tetons – a truly inspiring setting with spectacular views.