The GRAMMY Museum® announced today that 81 talented high school students from 69 U.S. cities across 18 states have been selected as participants in the 18th annual GRAMMY Camp® program. Culver City High School students feature on that list, with Adam Sondik, Allyn Matheson, Diego Brown, Ezekiel Solidum and Jasani Pitts. the program will once again be live at USC’s Ronald Tutor Campus Center.
Reyna Roberts, Silversun Pickups, and Lauren Spencer-Smith will be this year’s guest artists; they will discuss their career paths and help students prepare for the music industry. The signature music industry camp for U.S. high school students will be held from Tues, Aug. 2 to Sat, Aug. 6 at USC’s Ronald Tutor Campus Center.
“GRAMMY Camp is a prime example of the GRAMMY Museum’s mission and education initiatives,” said Michael Sticka, President/CEO of the GRAMMY Museum. “We’re thrilled that the program is back in person and will continue to be one of the most immersive summer camps for high school students interested in a career in music and continues to give young people the opportunity to study with music industry professionals, resulting in a genuine learning experience about life in the music industry.”
This GRAMMY In The Schools® program is presented by the GRAMMY Museum. Additional program support is provided by the Bruno Mars Scholarship Fund, Chuck Lorre Family Foundation, Ella Fitzgerald Charitable Foundation, Mama Bernadette Memorial Fund of the Hawai’i Community Foundation, Natalie Cole Foundation, Pacific Bridge Arts Foundation, and the Recording Academy®.
GRAMMY Camp will focus on all aspects of commercial music and provide instruction by industry professionals in an immersive and creative environment. The program features seven music career tracks: Audio Engineering, Electronic Music Production, Music Business, Music Journalism, Songwriting, Vocal Performance, and Instrumental Performance. All tracks culminate in virtual media projects, recordings and/or performances.