Providence & Seekonk Campus
Summer Programs are uniquely designed for students and families looking for a specific program. We are working with local organizations and faculty to provide many different programs and offerings. Summer Programs may be designed to accommodate different ages than the core of Wheeler Summer and may require to register through our partner.
WHEELER JAZZ CAMP> Grades 6-12
About Wheeler Jazz Camp
For one week each June, The Wheeler School is alive with the sounds of saxophone, flute, guitar, piano, bass, drums, trumpet and voice. Students are invited to join internationally recognized visiting faculty, for instrumental improvisation and rhythm instruction. For five days, students are immersed in jazz and learn from instructors who are passionate about music and teaching. Each day concludes with combos, jam sessions and performances.
The camp is open to players of all abilities, musicians of all ages, where students are grouped by skill and interest. Tuition is $540. The Wheeler School’s campus provides well-equipped instructional, practice and performance spaces that include pianos, drums and amplifiers. The Jazz Camp provides all other teaching materials, the faculty is comprised of well-known musicians who teach and perform at the highest professional level and includes faculty from Berklee College, New York University, University of Connecticut, and The Manhattan School of Music. All instructors are active performers and recording artists.
Drop off and Pick Up at Wheeler Providence campus.
Jazz Camp will be offered:
Pre-Camp session 2: June 18th – 22nd
Cost of Jazz Camp is $540
RITES Summer Programs at Wheeler
Fight Brain Drain This Summer in a Fun and Friendly Environment!
Let your child discover the joy of successful learning with multisensory, interactive, supportive, academic summer programs from Rhode Island Tutorial & Educational Services (RITES). Whether you are looking for an intensive program for a struggling student, or a course to keep skills sharp, or want an enrichment experience, RITES has a program for your child.
Conveniently scheduled from 9:00 am – 12:00 pm, July 9th – August 10th, these morning academic programs can be paired with Wheeler Summer afternoons for a full day of programming, combining academics with camp activities for a complete day of fun, learning and growing. For more information, a complete schedule of offerings, and to apply, go to: