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Music Camp

This is the beginning of the year event where returning Band and Choir students begin preparations for the new school year and also includes preparations for the Opening Convocation Ceremony.

Music camp is required for all students who wish to participate in an ensemble.


Monday, Aug. 14, 2017 - Thursday, Aug. 17, 2017

Tuesday, Aug. 22, 2017

Camp Week

Plan for a highly engaged week of rehearsals mixed with a host of fun social events. Auditions and placements for the Waldorf Wind Symphony, Waldorf Choir, Schola Cantorum and Sangkor will be held on the last day of camp.

The formal audition schedule for placement in choirs and bands will be posted during camp week and auditions will cover the music studied that week. The combined vocal and instrumental ensembles will perform for the student body at Opening Convocation on Tuesday, Aug. 22. Register by Aug. 1.

Check In

All new and returning music students must check in with Student Life on Monday, Aug. 14 from 9 a.m. - noon in the Salveson Lobby.

Students will receive their housing contract and will be instructed to check in with each administrative office according to a check list provided. Once checked in, they will take their housing contract to their assigned hall and give it to their Area Coordinator or Resident Assistant, who will let them into their room and assign room keys.

Commuter music students are also required to check in from 9 a.m. - noon on Monday.

Music Camp check-in begins at 12 p.m. for first-year students and 12:30 p.m. for returning students in the Odvin Hagen Music Center.


Orientation activities begin at 3 p.m. on Monday, Aug. 21 and run through Tuesday, Aug. 22. These are required activities that all first-year students must attend. Transfer students are encouraged to attend transfer student orientation on Tuesday, Aug. 22.


Fees are to be decided and will be charged after ensemble selections are made.

For more information, contact the music office coordinator at 641.585.8177 or email:

Music Camp Schedule

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