• Camp Jazz
  • Camp Jazz
  • Camp Jazz
  • Camp Jazz
  • Camp Jazz
  • Camp Jazz
  • World class jazz instruction...
  • Lively, fun learning experiences...
  • Individual attention....
  • Unique experiences...
  • Meaningful and fun learning...
  • COTA CampJazz 2015!



  • Dr. Matt Vashlishan - Education Coordinator/Woodwinds
  • Evan Gregor - Ensemble Coordinator/Bass
  • Sweet Su Terry - Woodwinds
  • Jay Rattman - Woodwinds
  • Spencer Reed - Guitar
  • Kent Heckman - Red Rock Recording
  • Dr. Sherrie Maricle - Drums

Master Classes:



  • Lauren Chamberlain - Administrator
  • Erica Golaszewski, Bass - Administrative Assistant
  • Diane Pallitto - Volunteer Coordinator


COTA CampJazz


  • Housing is available at East Stroudsburg University for CampJazz students. The cost for room and board (breakfast and dinner included) is $500.00. CLICK HERE FOR MORE INFO




  • East Stroudsburg University
  • Deer Head Inn
  • Al Cohn Memorial Jazz Collection at Kemp Library

COTA CampJazz

Curriculum: (level specific)

COTA CampJazz is all about small group improvisation - you start your day with a little creative listening and discussion, then learn (in multiple levels based on experience) repertory-specific theory and ear training - Experiment with composition- Attend lunch-time concerts and master classes on the anatomy of the jam session, early jazz, discuss higher education with COTA graduates . Take a field trip to East Stroudsburg University and visit the extensive Al Cohn Memorial Collection, a wealth of musical resources. Record at Red Rock Saturday and perform Sunday after the family BBQ. Experience evening performances of the best in Jazz right where it lives - the Deer Head Inn in Historic Delaware Water Gap, PA.




CampJazz Tuition: $750