Litchfield Jazz Camp is thrilled to announce its new home at the Gunnery School, Washington, CT.
Washington, CT is 2 hours from NYC. Air travel is available through LaGuardia and Bradley International Airports.
Students live in single-gender dorms, with roommates of a similar age. Resident assistants are on duty every night and supervise student activities during the day. Fees include three meals daily for residential and day students. Combo rooms have keyboards and drum kits AND air conditioning, as does the dining hall and the auditorium. Additional practice rooms with pianos are available.
Players are asked to bring their own instruments; if this is not logistically possible, instrument rental can be arranged. Guitar and bass players are encouraged to bring their own amplifiers. Drummers should bring sticks and cymbals but do not need to bring a full kit. Students may register in advance for up to two private lessons a week for an additional fee.
The Jazz & Fitness program allows students to sign up for running, soccer, an early morning "boot camp," yoga and more.
A physician is on call, and the school has a relationship with a nearby hospital. A nurse is on call 24/7 and resides at Camp. Camp staff are CPR certified. The Litchfield Jazz Camp holds a license from the Connecticut State Department of Public Health, Department of Youth Camps.
For directions to the Gunnery School click here. If you are getting here by plane and need transportation to and from an airport, click here and scroll down to learn about livery services in the area.
If you’d like to send mail to your student at Litchfield Jazz Camp please use the following address:
TO SEND A PACKAGE OR LETTER:
Litchfield Jazz Camp
C/O Gunnery School
99 Green Hill Road
Washington, CT 06793
TO CALL THE CAMP OFFICE:
To reach the camp office from July 10 – August 5 call TBD
TO SEND A FAX TO THE CAMP:
Need to send a fax to the camp? The fax # is 860-361-6288.