Cannon Music Camp -ONLINE! June 20-July 10, 2020

Camp & Application Requirements

2020 Online Camp

  • Application requirements: Camp is for rising high school freshmen to graduating high school seniors. Cannon Music Camp seeks those students who have a strong sense of character and citizenship, along with superlative musical and scholar achievements. The camp does not wish to admit the student who is unable to act responsibly, follow directions, or accept constructive criticism.

  • Grade Level IV performance: Most students are level IV if they have completed courses, relevant skills and played for 1-2 years in their school band, orchestra or choir. Cannon Music Camp students should be able to read music and take a theory class.

Performance Quotas

Private lessons are limited to 228 campers with quotas for each performance area.

Waitlist- If a performance area is full, complete an application and get on our waitlist.  


Camp enrollment may be limited and/or students waitlisted if enrollment for a specific gender reaches capacity for the camper residence hall.

2020 Performance AreaEnrolled Limit
Flute 8 16
Oboe 1 8
Bassoon  8
Clarinet  18
Bass Clarinet  5
Saxophone  12
French Horn  14
Trumpet  18
Trombone 2 14
Euphonium  8
Tuba 3 10 
Percussion 12
Violin10  28
Viola 12


Double Bass3 10
Piano 2 12
Voice 2 24
Guitar 8
Composition  10

Total Enrolled for
Private Lessons



Cannon Camp Statistics

Below is a representation of 200 campers
over the past years:
Freshman                     18 
Sophomore                   50   
Junior                           64   
Seniors                         62
Rising Collge Freshmen  15
Girls 122 Boys 87   
Years attending camp:
1st year                 131
2nd year                  64
3rd year                   12
4th year                     2    

Cannon Music Camp is presenting a special opportunity to keep the music going! We are offering a special online edition of camp this summer for an affordable price. Participants may choose as many classes as they would like to attend! Three, one-hour private lessons and three, one-hour masterclasses are $140.00 and are free for scholarship recipients who had registered for this summer’s 2020 camp! 

Who: Rising 9th Grade to Rising College Freshmen 
When: June 20-July 10, 2020


OPTION A: Enrichment Classes ONLY (9AM-5PM E.S.T.) - $275.00

OPTION B: Private Lessons/Masterclasses ONLY (Three Individually Scheduled Lessons-One/Week and Three Masterclass Sessions-One/Week) - $140.00 (FREE for Previously Registered Scholarship Recipients)

OPTION C: A combination of BOTH Options A and B. (Daily Enrichment Classes and Private Lessons/Masterclasses) - $415.00 (Previously Registered Scholarship Recipients will have the $140.00 discount applied to their balance for a total of $275.00)

Camp will run June 20-July 10, 2020

Camp registration is closed


This link will take you to the Appalachian State Office of Conference and Camp Services registration system. Applicants will create a username and password in order to complete the camp application and use the registration system, making the option to pay your deposit and payments completely online. Once you establish a username and password they will be used each time you return to this system to make future payments.

Due to the state mandated telework requirements, paying by check may delay the registration process. Paying with a credit card is preferred. If you need to pay by check it may be mailed to:

Conference & Camp Services/Cannon Music Camp
ASU Box 32042
Boone, NC 28608



Mailing Address:
Cannon Music Camp
ASU Box 32031
Boone, North Carolina 28608
Physical Address:
Cannon Music Camp
Broyhill Music Center
813 Rivers Street - Room 113
Boone, North Carolina 28608
Phone: 828-262-4091
Fax: 828-262-3021 
Please contact our office for all information regarding the Camp and the process for applying:



Please use this email address for all correspondence.

Camp Director:
Mr. James G. Daugherty
Camp Administrator:


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