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Rock Camp Requirements

Guitar:
> Play E form and A form bar chords
> Know all names of notes on 5th and 6th strings
> Know all open chord forms
> Can demonstrate an ability to play in time by playing any song they know

Bass:
> Know the names of the notes on the fret board
> Can demonstrate an ability to play in time by playing any song they know

Vocals:
> Sing in tune
> Sing from the diaphragm
> Be outgoing
> Should be prepared to sing rock music and understand that this
NOTE: Camp is geared solely towards current and classic rock, pop, blues and folk music and not soft-pop or country.

Drums:
> Play a "four on the floor" beat with snare on 2 and 4, as well as quarter and eighth notes on high hat
> Play rock beat with kick on 1 and 3 and snare and high hat the same as above
> Be able to fill out of a phrase and land in time
> Can demonstrate an ability to play in time by playing any song they know
*BONUS!! Be able to play a swing shuffle

Keyboards:
> Be able to read simple chord charts
> Can demonstrate an ability to play in time by playing any song they know

Other Instruments:

If you are interested in playing rock 'n' roll on an instrument OTHER than those listed above, please call our front desk to discuss possibilities with us. We are always looking for new talent, so don't be shy!