Admit it, Ladies. You’ve dreamed of rockin’ out on stage as part of a band; the hot lights shining down as you strum some hot licks on the bass guitar…It’s always been an unchecked item on your bucket list, right?
Well, ladies, now it’s your turn to rock! Hot on the rockin’ (and successful) heels of Girls Rock Camp in June comes Ladies Rock Camp Madison!
From press release: “Ladies Rock Camp is a one-of-a-kind, three-day musical adventure. Ladies Rock Camp brings together women from different walks of life and all levels of musical experience for a weekend of instrument lessons, songwriting, band practice, and workshops, all culminating in a showcase concert at The Annex!”
Ladies Rock Camp is all about music, collaboration, and fun. It’s the grown-up “weekend edition” version of Girls Rock Camp Madison’s summer camp for girls.
Women age 19+ can register. NO MUSICAL EXPERIENCE NECESSARY, just a desire to rock! If you’ve ever wanted to be in a band, if you’ve always wanted to learn an instrument or improve the skills you already have, if you’d like to have fun being creative with other women–Ladies Rock Camp is for you.
No excuses–You are never too old, and we know you are busy so Ladies Rock Camp is just a weekend, packed with music and fun. It is a place to let loose and make loud, original, rockin’ music together.
Admissions are on a first come, first serve basis, so get your applications in soon!” The cost is $250. Camp dates are Friday, 10/22/10 through Sunday, 10/24/10. The Showcase finale is currently scheduled for 7pm on 10/24 at The Annex.
Camper application here.
Schedule of Camp activities.
- Instrument instruction – Instruments we offer are guitar, bass, drums, keyboards and vocals. All experience levels are welcome. Instruction is held in small groups and led by experienced, enthusiastic female musicians.
- Band Practice – Participants form bands on the first day and spend the weekend collaborating to write an original song
- Workshops – Workshops are relevant to women and music. Some possible topics are Self-defense, Songwriting, Punk Rock Aerobics, Stage Presence, Finding Your Style, etc.
- Showcase – On Sunday evening, bands perform their songs at The Annex for family, friends and the public!
VIDEO BELOW: All girl sing-a-long of the Girls Rock Camp theme song on the High Noon Saloon stage, 6/20/10.
Ladies, the time has come to put down the air guitar, and pick up a real one and play it at Ladies Rock Camp.
Facebook page for Girls/Ladies Rock Camp
Girls Rock, the Movie
About Girls Rock Camp
Review and photo slideshow of Girls Rock Camp concert
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