Private, Christian college in South Carolina

Located in South Carolina, Southern Wesleyan University is a Christ-centered, student-focused learning community dedicated to transforming lives.

Professors provide one-on-one mentoring outside the classroom at Southern Wesleyan University

The faith-filled community at SWU is comprised of students, faculty and staff who are passionate about learning and growing, both inside and outside of the classroom.

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Whether you come for a campus visit, fine arts program, or athletic event, SWU seeks to provide educational and cultural opportunities not just to our campus community but to the greater community around us.

Summer Jazz Camp

June 13-17, 2017

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Register using this PDF

This June, on the campus of Southern Wesleyan University, will be the 16th annual SWU Summer Jazz Experience. Incredible clinicians in a great setting make the camp a friendly yet fulfilling and fast paced three days.

An in-studio recording session, live "club" performances, and great concerts by the clinicians allow students to become very involved in all aspects of the jazz combo.

  • Improvisational and theoretical skills will be developed.
  • Songwriting skills will be explored.
  • Daily master classes and clinician run "jam sessions"
  • Beach volleyball and basketball in the free time
  • All you can eat meals
  • Air conditioned residence halls

2017 Featured Clinicians

Trumpet - Jon Thornton
Trombone - Rick Simerly
Trombone/Sax - Kevin Jones
Drums - Michael D'Angelo
Saxophone - Doug Norwine and Chris Mitchell
Bass - TBA
Piano - Jonathan Lovett
Guitar - Matt Dingledine

For questions, contact Professor Greg Day at 864-650-8987 or .

To register by mail, download this PDF, fill it out and return it to Professor Greg Day with payment at:

SWU Summer Jazz
c/o Gregory Day
PO Box 1020
Central, SC 29630

SWU Summer Jazz

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SWU Summer Jazz - campers