Summer Camps

Music Tech Lab

Welcome to the USF Youth Experiences summer camp, where music meets technology! In this camp, you will have the opportunity to explore your creativity by making music using computers, iPads, DJ decks, guitars, ukuleles, drumsets, keyboards, and vocals.

Led by Haley Garrett and Dr. David Williams from the School of Music at the University of South Florida, this camp is designed for anyone who has an interest in music and wants to learn new skills. No prior experience is necessary as we will guide you through the process of songwriting, beat writing, and rapping.

At USF join the Music Tech Lab to create music using a a variety of new technology.

Camp details

During the camp, you will work with a small group of peers to create your own unique sound and perform as part of a team. All the equipment you need will be provided, so all you need to bring is your creativity and enthusiasm.

Our experienced instructors will teach you how to use various tools and techniques to produce your music, from using software to playing instruments. You will learn about different genres of music and explore how to incorporate them into your own music.

Above all, this camp is designed to be fun! You will have a great time making music with new friends and discovering your own musical talents. Join us for an unforgettable summer experience and let's make some amazing music together!

Camp Director(s): Dr. David Williams and Haley Garrett

Format: In-Person

Location: USF Tampa Campus (Additional information provided in camp welcome email)

Grade Levels: Entering 7th - 12th grade

Time: 9am - 3pm EDT


  • June 24th - June 28th, 2024
  • July 15th - July 19th, 2024

Registration for this camp will open on February 1st, 2024


Caryn Preston - Assistant Director for Youth Experiences