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Belmont Guitar Camp

The Belmont Guitar Camp is 5-day event that takes place at Belmont University’s beautiful campus in the heart of Nashville, Tennessee. Students entering grades 9-12 will engage in rehearsals, group lessons, masterclasses, and performances with the outstanding guitar faculty at Belmont University. This camp will focus on a variety of commercial styles, such as funk, rock, country, jazz, among others.

July 20-24, 2020



Guitar Jam

Activities include:

  • Group lessons and masterclasses
  • Ensemble and classroom activities in improvisation, music theory, and technique
  • Faculty and student concerts

Typical daily schedule:

  • Guitar styles class
  • Guitar ensemble rehearsal
  • Lunch
  • Group lesson/masterclass
  • Theory class

This camp is a day-camp. Daily camp activities begin at 9 a.m. and conclude at 4 p.m. Housing is not available for this camp.


The Belmont Guitar Camp is open to students entering grades 9-12 in the Fall of 2020, pending successful audition. Enrollment is limited.

2020 Costs:

Commuter Camper: $325

This includes:

  • Five lunches and two dinners
  • Tuition for group lessons and masterclasses
  • Admission to faculty concert
  • Camp t-shirt


Please submit the following:

  1. Belmont Guitar Camp Application 
  2. On the application, include a YouTube link of one video that displays your ability on the instrument. The camera angle should include both hands.


Girl Guitarist

Dr. Paulo Oliveira, coordinator 
Michael Valeras