Aug. 2-4 and 7-9, 2021

Directed by Dr. Lee Nelson, director of choral activities and associate professor of music. Introduces high school vocalists and music teachers to music for the Iowa All-State vocal auditions. Individual vocal lessons and group vocal classes are available for an additional fee. Information is being sent out via e-mail this year. If anyone has not received information and would like to, please send a request to or call 319-352-8743.


While we are hopeful to have a more normal in-person camp this year, we realize there may still be important guidelines and capacity regulations we need to follow from health professionals. Once we get confirmation about what is allowed, we will make registration available.

Be the first to sign up for the 2021 Meistersinger All-State Choir Camps! By completing the form below, you will receive exclusive access to the camp registration form before it goes live on the website. This form does not constitute your registration, nor will it hold a spot for you, but it will give you the opportunity to register for camp and secure your spot in advance of the general public. Priority Registration date TBD.


July 18-24, 2021

Directed by Dr. Craig A. Hancock, director of bands and associate professor of music. Call 319-352-8296 for more information. Open to high school students. Daily sessions include music theory, beginning conducting, jazz improvisation, composition, instrument repair and many others.


July 25-28, 2021

The Meistersinger Keyboard Camp for piano and organ students grades 7-12 allows students to receive instruction in piano, organ, music theory and history, as well as explore topics and careers in music.  Each day will culminate with an informal recital, and the camp ends with a recital open to the public. The Meistersinger Keyboard Camp faculty are experienced teachers and highly respected musicians in their field including Instructors are Dr. Karen Black, Rudi Inselmann Endowed Professor of Organ at Wartburg College, and Dr. Suzanne Torkelson, professor of piano at Wartburg and West Central Division Director for Music Teachers National Association.

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