Highlight video: 2022 Music for All Summer Symposium, presented by Yamaha

Thank you to all of the students, directors, faculty, SWAGs, sponsors, and staff for great week! June 25-July 2, 2022, Ball State University, Muncie, IN.

Save the dates: 2023 Music for All Summer Symposium
presented by Yamaha

June 24-26, 2023 – Leadership Weekend
June 26-July 1, 2023 – Full Week Symposium
Ball State University, Muncie, IN

ONLY at the 2022 Music for All Summer Symposium will you experience the most-intensive, non-stop, make-you-better approach to marching band musicianship, marching performance excellence, and student leadership development. It’s THE leading summer camp for high school band students and high school and middle school band directors, brought to you by Music for All.

Find coverage from the 2022 Summer Symposium below!

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Camp Blog

2022 Student Divisions at America's Camp

We're back with outdoor student divisions and the Music Production Boot Camp in 2022! Click each individual division to learn more.

Drum Majors

Drum Majors

For four decades, student leaders and band directors have looked to Bands of America for the latest in marching band performance and leadership training.

Marching Band

Marching Band

Increase proficiency on your instrument as well as advanced marching and movement skills that are applicable to all band programs.  Perform with Carolina Crown!  Then use these skills to be a leader in your own band.

Color Guard

Color Guard

The color guard division is the perfect place to learn dance, flag, and weapon whether you are a beginner or working new skills! Our curriculum immerses students in hands-on, experiential learning opportunities with leading instructors.



Whether you are new to battery percussion or a seasoned veteran, hone your craft in playing, marching, and movement by working with some of the current “rock stars” of Marching Percussion!

Music Production Boot Camp

Students work with and learn from award-winning recording engineers and producers. With a hands-on production approach, interact with professional musicians and recording engineers while recording, mixing, and mastering. Learn the music theory behind some of your favorite hits and hone your own songwriting skills.


Leadership Weekend

Interact with student leaders from across the country at one of the premier leadership programs created specifically for music students.

Director's Academy

The Director Academy

At Music for All, we know that the most influential element in the success of students and music education in general is qualified, knowledgeable, and well-prepared teachers. The Music for All Summer Symposium Director Academy is recognized as some of the finest and most comprehensive professional development experiences available for band directors and instructors of color guard, percussion, and marching & movement. We strive to make it accessible and fun!

Indiana Band Day of Leadership

Learn how to set high standards of excellence, the fundamentals of self-discipline, effective communication principles, and more during this one-day experience that includes leadership training, a movement workshop, an interactive drum circle, and a facilitated rehearsal observation with Carolina Crown. 

America's Camp, By the Numbers

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